Bristow Global Media

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In brief: Shipton joins Shaw Rocket Fund; CBC preps The Story of Us

The former Shaw Media exec has been named chair of the board of directors at the fund, plus CBC and Cottage Life set air dates for new programming.


Kew Media to pursue further acquisitions

There are 16 other potential deals in the works as the media co seeks to tackle TV for an SVOD world.


Frantic Films, BGM among six to be acquired by Kew Media

Under the proposed transaction, Kew will bring a number of Canada’s most prominent unscripted and branded-content producers under its umbrella.

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Bristow Global Media ups Marlo Miazga

The newly appointed VP of content replaces former head of content Claire Adams who left in September last year.

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Bristow Global Media adds advisory board

With BGM in post-production on Canada: The Story of Us and Hockey Wives season three, Julie Bristow talks about plans for 2017 and beyond.

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Bristow Global Media looks to expand in U.S.

New York-based Megan Sanchez-Warner joins the Toronto content creation company as executive producer.

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Hockey Wives headed to season three

New episodes of the Bristow Global-produced docuseries are expected to air in spring 2017.

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Bristow Global Media expands into live events

The Toronto-based prodco has launched a new division, to be led by Claire Adams (pictured), to facilitate the partnership with music marketing agency ENT!


Big Coat names new head of production

Christine Diakos (pictured) joins the Love It or List It producer.


Bell Fund distributes $5.4M across 30 projects

Among the series and digital media companions receiving funding were W Network’s The Bachelorette Canada and the second season of City’s Between (pictured).

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LG joins Hockey Wives lineup

Details on the brand integration, plus Julie Bristow on moving past the concern of Wives being another “show about flinging chardonnay at somebody’s face.” (Cast member Keshia Chante pictured.)

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Hockey Wives scores second season

The docu-series from Bristow Global Media was the highest-ranked series on W Network (mid-series) for women aged 25 to 54.