Cable & Telecom

Rogers to be exclusive telecom sponsor for Montreal jazz festival

MONTREAL — Rogers Communications announced today it has signed a five-year agreement to be the exclusive telecommunications sponsor for the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal. Starting in 2022, Rogers will be the official presenter of the Festival’s Blues stage and will also present a series of indoor concerts. In addition, Rogers “will offer festival goers an improved experience, namely thanks to the launch of 5G onsite,” reads a press release. For this year’s Festival, which starts on Sept. 15, Rogers will provide musical entertainment in the Quartier des Spectacles, exclusive content as part of the Festival’s digital segment, as...

Our industry and COVID-19

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