Radio & Television

UPDATED: Much, MTV, M3 hit hard as Bell Media slashes 91 positions

TORONTO – Bell Media made the first round of cuts to its Toronto television operations Wednesday, less than a month after announcing that it intended to eliminate up to 120 positions this summer due to “financial pressure” related to advertising and subscription challenges across its TV services.A company spokesperson confirmed to Cartt.ca that 91 positions were eliminated in its in-house production division, comprising of 72 union positions and 19 non-union positions.  Many of the positions supported multiple channels, and therefore CTV, Much, M3, MTV, Space, and E! have all been affected.The spokesperson added that the cuts come as “a result...
 

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.