Prime Time 2012


Kevin Crull: broadcasters need to mend fences with carriers to fend off Netflix

The Bell Media topper told the Prime Time conference in Ottawa that Canadian players need to collaborate to compete with the U.S. video streaming giant and other emerging digital platforms.

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Prime Time 2012: CRTC’s latest group licensing regime promises bonanza for indie producers

Industry veteran Peter Grant told the CMPA conference Thursday that PNI expenditures by the CBC and private broadcasters are expected to climb from $290.3 million in 2012 to $329 million in 2016.


Prime Time 2012: Why TV doesn’t make any sense, and Google and Facebook do

Interactive guru Robert Tercek told the Canadian indie producer conference that broadcasters need to get their heads out of the sand and embrace social media and other emerging digital platforms.