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AOL files application for HuffPo TV channel


AOL Canada wants to see its news and lifestyle streamer HuffPost Live converted to traditional TV as a non-Canadian programming service.

Navaid Mansuri to lead Rogers Media’s Vice division


In a leadership shuffle this week, Colette Watson is also being promoted to VP of TV and operations from her role at Rogers TV.

Food Network Canada orders Chef in Your Ear


The competition cooking show, to be produced by Toronto-based HLP, pairs professional chefs with novices who must cook up their recipes.

Why the TV focus for CraveTV?


Bell Media execs on why the new streamer is focusing solely on TV content, unlike its competitors Netflix Canada and the Rogers/Shaw joint venture shomi.

Channel of the year: Discovery Channel Canada


From Playback magazine: Bell Media’s most profitable non-sports specialty channel doesn’t need U.S. formats to win over viewers: originals are doing that on their own. (Highway Thru Hell pictured)

Bell Media job cuts go deeper


A further 80 positions are eliminated at the media co, on top of the 120 layoffs announced this summer.

Barbara Williams urges female execs to reach higher


Shaw Media’s president and EVP of broadcasting on why connecting with CEOs is key to advancement and her hopes for The Protege Project.

Program aims to put more women in Canada’s C-suites


The initiative from Shaw Communications, Women in Communications and Technology and Catalyst Canada will link senior executive females with CEO-level sponsors.

Bell Media names new sales lead


Mary Ann Turcke will be the group president of media sales, local TV and radio, taking over the position from Luc Sabbatini.

BCE issues complaint against Rogers hockey app


The media co has filed a complaint with the CRTC saying new extensions to the Rogers NHL GameCentre Live app violate competitive regulations.

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WIFT-T Crystal Awards 2014 - Corrie Coe accepts her Mentorship Award at the 2014 WIFT-T Crystal Awards. Credit: Yani Macute