Groupe V Media

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Bell Media acquires Quebec’s V network

The deal marks the media co’s first foray into French-language, conventional TV, and includes ownership of ad-supported VOD Noovo.ca.

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Groupe V Media adds new director of acquisitions

Marie-Sylvie Lefebvre will head up acquisitions for the company’s channels including V, Max and MusiquePlus.

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Industry orgs file complaint to the CRTC against the Bell Fund

CMPA, TVO and others argue the fund’s TV program favours major production funders in its process of determining which projects receive funding.

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Radio-Canada inks multiple content deals for ICI Tou.TV

More than 700 hours of French-language TV content has been added to the platform as the Quebec industry looks to pool its resources in a bid to compete with global SVODs.

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Quebecor Content names director of film development

Louis Pearson joins the company as it looks to invest more in locally produced originals.

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JFL’s Gilbert Rozon steps down amid sexual assault allegations

Groupe V Media has also suspended Eric Salvail’s talk show following separate allegations against the Quebec TV personality and producer.

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Brigitte Vincent joins Groupe V Media

The former programming exec at Corus begins her new role in October.

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CRTC licence renewal hearings: day one

Greater Cancon spending flexibility was a key theme from Quebecor Media, Groupe V and Bell Media at yesterday’s hearing.

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MusiMax rebrands as Max

Realizing that two music channels in the market was two too many, Groupe V Media has charted a new course for Max.

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Quebec broadcast execs fire back at Lacroix

TVA Group, Groupe Serdy and Groupe V Media are arguing that Lacroix “mischaracterized” their position in his speech at UBC on Tuesday.

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Nathalie Brigitte Bustos to depart Groupe V

The head of programming for Groupe V Media will leave the company on Nov. 27.

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Groupe V Media completes takeover of music channels

New Quebec financial partners have boarded the media company as it completes its acquisition of MusiquePlus and MusiMax.