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Jeffrey Elliott named chair of Interactive Ontario

The TableRock Media CEO replaces outgoing chair Peter Miller.

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Jeffrey Elliott helms new OTT venture TableRock Media

Elliott has co-founded a new media company with fellow former GlassBOX exec Joseph Arcuri and producer David Hatch to offer subscription-based digital channels over the top.

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Blue Ant exec shake-up following High Fidelity acquisition

GlassBox TV founder Jeffrey Elliott, and High Fidelity HDTV co-founders Ken Murphy and John Panikkar will depart their positions, following the merger of GlassBox and High Fidelity under Blue Ant Media.

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It’s official: Blue Ant buys High Fidelity HDTV

The completed acquisition, to the tune of $85 million, adds four HD channels to the company’s existing Glassbox Television properties.

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Offbeat Roads in production

The extreme cycling series produced by NuvuFilms for Travel + Escape is slated to premiere in winter 2013.

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Bite.ca sinks its teeth into online viewing

The comedy channel’s web property has launched a new vampire series to accompany other online-only shows.

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Rebel Without a Kitchen to begin production in August

The road trip food series for Travel + Escape is slated to premiere in spring 2013.

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GlassBox TV hires Vanessa Case as programming and scheduling topper

The ex-Shaw Media exec will oversee the cross-platform broadcaster’s specialty channels Travel+Escape, Bite TV and AUX TV as GlassBox expands under majority-owner Michael MacMillan.

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CRTC approves licences for thrills, chills and automobiles

The regulator on Friday approved specialty channels Glassbox Horror from Glassbox and WANDS Auto TV from Canyon.TV.

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Relaunched Travel + Escape sees ratings spike

The Glassbox channel sees a fivefold increase in the number of viewers in the week following the unveiling of its new look and programming.

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Travel and Escape snags Chefs Run Wild

Frogwater Media’s food travel series will bow on the digital specialty channel just as it’s relaunched by GlassBox Television.

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travel + escape gets Unplugged

Glassbox’s Marcia Martin talks about picking up HLP + Partners’ Operation Unplugged, and how Parks Canada got involved.