Articles tagged with: Rogers
Los Angeles-based Boingo Wireless has appointed Jennifer DeFrenza Director of Digital Sales – Canada, in the role she will be responsible for selling display and video advertising, as well as sponsorship opportunities for digital networks across Canada that work with Boingo Wireless.
We broke the story last week that Claude Galipeau was most likely being tapped as the next Country Manager for Yahoo! Canada, and we’ve now confirmed the news as he takes the helm at the Internet giant.
Previous names that have come up as possible candidates include Simon Jennings (running Gesca Media Sales , and Patrick Lauzon (now over at TC Media). Now we are hearing that Claude Galipeau has been appointed as the new Country Manager for Yahoo Canada. Claude has been running his own consulting firm. Prior to that he was COO of the now bankrupt Syncapse, SVP and GM of Rogers Digital Media.
Two of Canada’s largest broadcaster have updated their smartphone apps today adding additional content for Canadian consumers to enjoy.
The latest Rogers Innovation Report was released this morning and the latest issue gauges Canadians’ TV viewing habits and how technology is fueling content consumption. The report shows that a majority of Canadians participate in TV marathon sessions, access TV entertainment on smartphones and tablets, and are using social media to enhance their viewing experiences.
Rogers announced their newest product this week which is called Vicinity, a loyalty solution for Canadian small and medium businesses. Thle new service is part of of an international alliance with the platform’s created FiveStars, and powered by the California-based company.
Back in April, Waterloo-based Fondo announced they plan to acquire WIND Mobile, last week TELUS acquired Mobilicity so the natural question is what will happen with Public Mobile?
There has been a lot of movements in the last three months as we look back at the digital landscape across Canada for the first quarter for 2013. Advertising agencies have been racing to fill vacant holes as there has flood of Creative Directors shifting from one agency to another such as here and here.
Today, Walmart Canada and Rogers Media unveiled the a new magazine, Walmart Live Better, a multiplatform lifestyle brand. In this joint effort, the two entities have created a premium content publication that offer readers the latest in food, home, beauty and fashion trends and tips. Available for free at Walmart Canada
Nadir Mohamed recently announced he will be stepping down from the top seat at Rogers as the CEO will retire in 2014. According to documents filed with the securities regulators on Thursday, Rogers could possibly pay Nadir a exit package worth $18.5 million