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Colossal Raptors championship parade taxes wireless nets
TORONTO – Organizers were expecting a crowd, but not quite THAT big of a crowd for the Toronto Raptors victory parade. Read more

Corriere Canadese says it will appeal OMNI decision to cabinet
OTTAWA – According to a front-page story of the Italian newspaper Corriere Canadese’s June 4th issue, Jean Brazeau, VP regulatory affairs of CorrCann “has written a letter to the PM and individual members of cabinet Read more

Bains thanks Rogers for new lower cost plans
BRAMPTON – At a Rogers Communications, Ryerson and ISED cybersecurity announcement on Read more

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Former Astral exec Alicia Barin appointed Quebec CRTC commissioner
GATINEAU – Alicia Barin has been appointed as the CRTC’s regional member for Quebec, announced Heritage Minister Pablo Rodriguez this afternoon. Read more

Quebecor names new BoD member
MONTREAL – Former Hydro-Québec exec Lise Croteau has joined the Boards of Directors of Quebecor Inc. Read more

Corus must direct tangible benefits from deleted transmitters to CMF, OAB, WAB, 24 post-secondary intuitions: CRTC
OTTAWA – The CRTC has agreed to delete 44 of Corus’ rebroadcasting transmitters from its broadcasting licences but has tweaked the broadcaster’s proposed reallocation of tangible benefits. Read more

Coast Community TV marks 40 years
SUNSHINE COAST, BC – Eastlink’s Coast Community TV is Read more

Raptors’ victory parade to air across CTV, TSN, Sportsnet, Citytv, OMNI
TORONTO – Monday’s Toronto Raptors’ Championship Parade will get the full court press on television with Bell Media’s CTV, TSN, CP24, and CTV News Channel as well as Rogers’ Sportsnet, Citytv, and OMNI Television all announcing live Read more

Public, private funding behind Ryerson University’s new $30M cybersecurity hub
BRAMPTON, ON – Rogers Communications is one of the founding partners of a new national cybersecurity centre in downtown Brampton that will be known as Ryerson University’s Rogers Read more

Raptors' title-clinching win watched by record 15.9M viewers
TORONTO – The Toronto Raptors’ Game 6ix victory on Thursday clinching Canada's first NBA championship attracted an average audience of 7.7 million viewers on TSN, CTV, and RDS, making it the most-watched NBA game on record in Canada and the Read more

CFL opens 2019 season with new streaming option, coverage on TSN/RDS, SiriusXM Canada
TORONTO – With the Canadian Football League (CFL) kicking off its 2019 season Thursday, SiriusXM Canada announced plans to offer all games, including playoffs and Grey Cup, to its subscribers. Read more

DHX Media, Mattel greenlight second season of ‘Polly Pocket’ series
HALIFAX - DHX Media will create a 26-episode second season of Polly Pocket, the animated series based on Mattel’s original micro-scale doll brand. Read more

Videotron elevates Marie-Hélène Pelletier to chief of business model evolution, HR VP
MONTREAL – Videotron has promoted Marie-Hélène Pelletier to vice-president, human resources and chief of business model evolution. Read more

IIC Canada conference shifts to April 2020
OTTAWA - The Canadian Chapter of the International Institute of Communications (IIC Canada) will host its two-day annual conference on April 20 – 21, 2020 at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa. Read more

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