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Groupe V taps into custom content to promote Rousseau

The Quebec media company promoted the second season of its program Le Show de Rousseau by tapping into the Quebec election.

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ICYMI: Le devoir gets a brand boost, Facebook adds to its News Feed

Plus, popular U.K. series Dynasties will premiere across Canada on BBC Earth this fall.

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Bryan Segal to take top post at ComScore

Brent Bernie will step down from his GM post as of Jan. 1.

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Stingray reveals growth strategy behind new hire

CRO David Purdy on how the tech company’s new SVP of ad sales Ryan Fuss will help drive growth beyond Canada.

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Torstar purchases iPolitics

The site will continue to operate independently, while also providing content for the Star’s digital platform and daily papers.

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Spotted! HSBC Canada rolls out a giant welcome mat

The financial institute upped its airport branding strategy at Toronto by placing a welcome mat that can be seen from the air.

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Pressboard hires first VP of revenue

Kevin Curtis joins Pressboard as the company sets its sights on tripling its revenue next year.

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Cluep acquired by Impact Group

The acquisition allows the marketing agency to gain access to the tech company’s AI-powered consumer intelligence and tools.

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Wavemaker appoints new CEO

Kristie Painting takes over from Ann Stewart, who has left to pursue other interests, according to the Group M shop.

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CJGA inks partnership deal with Golftec

It’s been a busy year of partnerships for the Canadian Junior Golf Association, which also recently partnered with Skechers and TaylorMade.

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Amazing Race Canada stays at the top: Numeris

The reality program was followed by America’s Got Talent.

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Trader bolsters programmatic, branded content teams

National leadership consultant James Ranson says the hires signal the company’s ‘new direction,’ which includes targeting both lower- and upper-funnel purchasers.

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Emmys on CTV buck U.S. viewership trends

Despite consistent declines stateside, Canadian audiences have slowly, but steadily, gone up for two years.

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Corus signs a new podcast, brings it to radio

The network, which launched in June, will welcome popular Nighttime podcast in October.

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The Globe and Mail launches cannabis news service

The Report on Business Cannabis Professional is a subscription service aimed at giving industry insiders the scoop on the growing cannabis industry.