Posts Categorized: Media Monday Edmonton

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #15

After a week off, here is my latest update on local media stuff: The Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation is looking for a Social Media & Communications Officer. The deadline to apply is August 12 – here is the PDF. CBC Edmonton is looking for a Senior Broadcast Technologist (EDM00241) and an English television Videographer (EDM00242)… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #12

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: The St. Albert Gazette has written about the demise of Saint City News. The article states: “The Gazette will take on two of Saint City’s sales people and has added [former editor Glenn] Cook to its newsroom.” ChrisD.ca in Winnipeg reports that political reporter Laura Lowe… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Introducing YegNews.com

After many months of preparation and hard work, a new online newspaper called YegNews.com is set to launch tomorrow, providing Edmontonians with a new option for local news. Alain Saffel, a former journalist and active member of the local social media scene, and Scott McKeen, former columnist for the Edmonton Journal, are the duo behind… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #10

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Congratulations to Edmonton Sun sports columnist Terry Jones on being inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame! The official induction will take place at a luncheon in November. Fellow sports journalist Jim Matheson had some nice words about the news. The Writers’ Guild of Alberta handed… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #9

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Karen Unland has also started doing “media roundups” on her blog. Here is her latest update. On May 28, the Alberta Media Production Industries Association held its 2011 State of the Industry Update. There’s an MP3 of the update and a PPT on “Stimulating Audience Demand”…. Reads more »