CanWest

Type: Company
Name: CanWest
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Euromonitor to Speak at 2014 Summit for Urban Animal Strategies

Event Dates: October 22 to 25, 2014Event Location: Lake Louise, ABEvent Description: The prestigious Summit for Urban Animal Strategies is held each October just before CanWest (ABVMA Vet Conference), in the beautiful Rocky Mountains of Alberta, Canada. ... [Published Euromonitor International - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

US Hedge Funds Could Win Big In Canada's Postmedia Deal

A Canadian newspaper is sounding the alarm about U.S. hedge fund domination of the Canadian newspaper industry.An editorial in the Toronto Star warned that GoldenTree Asset Management and Silver Point Capital would be the big winners in a proposed deal ... [Published FINalternatives - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Horizon honoured at gala

Horizon Landscape Contractors took home the top prize at the CanWest Trade Show.The Langley-based company was presented the award of excellence at the B.C. Landscape & Nursery Association annual awards gala, which was held last week at the Vancouver Convention ... [Published Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 2 reports

Don't Give Postmedia More Local Monopolies

Here's an idea for the Competition Bureau: promote competition.Canada's three dominant newspaper chains will be reduced to only two -- one of them largely owned by U.S. hedge funds -- if the federal Competition Bureau allows Postmedia Network's proposed ... [Published TheTyee.ca - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 2 reports

Canadian newspaper deal will transform its media landscape

Postmedia Network, one of Canada 's largest newspaper owners, is to buy Quebecor's Sun Media chain in a move that will transform the country's newspaper landscape.If the £175m acquisition of some 175 newspapers gains regulatory approval it would give ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Sun News Just Lost Its Main Source Of Content; What Now?

The future of the struggling Sun News Network is up in the air after its parent company Quebecor sold off the majority of the newspapers that provided the channel with content on Monday.The future of the struggling Sun News Network is up in the air after ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 2 reports

thePlatform Names New VPs

Seattle-based video publishing software developer thePlatform --which is owned by Comcast--said today that it has named several new VPs. The company said it named Michael Kurtzman as Vice President of Sales for the Americas, and Jouari Santiago has joined ... [Published Northwest Innovation - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

7000 people don pink help raise $1M at Ottawa-Gatineau edition of Run for the Cure

Ottawa Citizen Monday 6th October, 2014Ottawa-09/30/07-L2R Barbra Synder, of Kanata, with her decorated shoes, before participating in the 16th annual Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure, on Sept. 30, 2007, on the Ottawa River Parkway. ... [Published Canada Standard - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Pregnant woman robbed at Canal Walk

Wikimedia Commons\Canwest News ServiceiAfrica reported that the woman, who works at Bride and Co, was sitting outside when a man assaulted her before grabbing her cellphone and running away.The Cape Times reported that a car was waiting for the man.Tasneem ... [Published Howzit MSN - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Peace Point poaches Temple Street’s Hamilton

Canada’s Peace Point Entertainment has appointed Temple Street Productions’ factual entertainment chief Nicole Hamilton as its VP, creative and development.At Peace Point, she will oversee creative strategy globally, including looking after the Toronto-based ... [Published Television Business International - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Forget teen abortion – it's women in their FORTIES too 'ladylike' to carry condoms behind Manchester spike

One of the stars of Channel 4’s Embarrassing Bodies has blamed MIDDLE-AGED women who think a 'lady shouldn't carry condoms' for the 10,000 recorded abortions in Greater Manchester last year.Around 40% of pregnancies are unplanned in the UK. In England, ... [Published Mancunian Matters - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

Shaw Media appoints new president

Shaw Media has appointed Barbara Williams as its president following the passing of Paul Robertson earlier this month.Williams has also been named executive VP, broadcasting by Shaw Communications, the parent company of Canadian networks group Shaw M ... [Published Television Business International - Sep 17 2014]

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"Lately, though, Harper has been less willing to discuss the letter's ideas. In April of this year, CanWest News reported: "When asked whether he still supports his firewall plan Monday, Harper dodged the question saying it is not his responsibility, as leader of the federal Conservatives, to tell a province like Alberta how to run its affairs. In fact, he would not even say if his personal views are still supportive of his 2001 plan.""

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Euromonitor to Speak at 2014 Summit for Urban A... [Published Euromonitor International - Oct 14 2014]
So What DID Harper Say? [Published TheTyee.ca - Oct 12 2014]
US Hedge Funds Could Win Big In Canada's Postme... [Published FINalternatives - Oct 09 2014]
Horizon honoured at gala [Published Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal - Oct 08 2014]
TIMELINE: 60 years of Global Calgary [Published Global News Canada - Oct 08 2014]
Don't Give Postmedia More Local Monopolies [Published TheTyee.ca - Oct 08 2014]
U.S. hedge funds strengthen ownership of Canadi... [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 08 2014]
thePlatform expands LATAM, international oversight [Published Rapid TV News - Oct 07 2014]
Canadian newspaper deal will transform its medi... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 07 2014]
John Ivison: Postmedia-Sun merger no longer unt... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Oct 07 2014]
How the Postmedia, Quebecor deal unfolded — sta... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Oct 07 2014]
GoldenTree’s new bet on the news business neede... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Oct 06 2014]
Postmedia–Sun deal: Three key questions [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 06 2014]
Sun News Just Lost Its Main Source Of Content; ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Oct 06 2014]
thePlatform Names New VPs [Published Northwest Innovation - Oct 06 2014]
People, Places and Players Making News on the C... [Published Mediacaster - Oct 06 2014]
thePlatform Adds Sales Muscle [Published Multichannel Online - Oct 06 2014]
thePlatform Announces Sales Executive Appointments [Published Scottrade - Oct 06 2014]
7000 people don pink help raise $1M at Ottawa-G... [Published Canada Standard - Oct 06 2014]
Irascible Newton Glassman’s coming of age is al... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 27 2014]
Pregnant woman robbed at Canal Walk [Published Howzit MSN - Sep 26 2014]
WARREN KINSELLA · Trudeau's Sun ban isn't news ... [Published Sun News - Sep 26 2014]
Peace Point poaches Temple Street’s Hamilton [Published Television Business International - Sep 26 2014]
Forget teen abortion – it's women in their FORT... [Published Mancunian Matters - Sep 26 2014]
Canadian Museum for Human Rights ready to open ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
Shaw Media appoints new president [Published Television Business International - Sep 17 2014]
Shaw appoints EVP, broadcasting and president, ... [Published Telecompaper - Sep 16 2014]
Shaw Appoints Barbara Williams to Executive Vic... [Published MarketWired - Sep 16 2014]
Frontrunning: September 3 [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 03 2014]
CRTC approves license for new extreme sports ch... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - Sep 02 2014]
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John Ivison: Postmedia-Sun merger no longer unt... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Oct 07 2014]
A generation ago, it would have been unthinkable for the two largest newspaper chains to merge without the deal being condemned in the House of Commons. Rod MacIvor/Postmedia NewsTom Kent, who chaired the Royal Commission on Newspapers When the Thomson-owned ...
How the Postmedia, Quebecor deal unfolded — sta... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Oct 07 2014]
Pierre Karl Péladeau marched into Paul Godfrey’s suburban Toronto third-floor office, armed with a blockbuster idea. The secret visit occurred in May 2012, a couple of years before the president and chief executive officer of Quebecor Inc., one of Canada’s ...
GoldenTree’s new bet on the news business neede... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Oct 06 2014]
Investors are continuing to bet on the future of the digital news business by backstopping a large portion of the $316-million Postmedia Network Canada Corp. is spending to acquire 175 English-language newspapers, specialty publications and digital properties ...
Irascible Newton Glassman’s coming of age is al... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 27 2014]
Newton Glassman is trying to soften his edgy image, even though his rigid stance on guarding his personal privacy and that of his firm remains as inflexible as ever. No photos, no graphic illustration. Just the pleasure of his company in a sparsely decorated ...
Canadian Museum for Human Rights ready to open ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
WINNIPEG — More than a decade in the making, the Canadian Museum For Human Rights holds its opening ceremonies Friday morning, following a Thursday evening gala for donors who added to the federal government’s support. John Woods / Canadian PressWalkways ...
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