Posts Categorized: Media Monday Edmonton

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #183

Small-ish update this week with the holidays fast approaching. Merry Christmas everyone! Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: It’s the end of an era. After more than six years, there’s just one more episode of The Unknown Studio to go. Adam and Scott experimented right to the end, broadcasting the final episode, which… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #181

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: Four CTV Edmonton staffers took voluntary retirement packages and left the station this week: Kim Taylor, Serena Mah, Brian Fletcher, and Robin Cleator. This week marks the final broadcast for City TV from its studios in Enterprise Square as Rogers is consolidating all of its broadcast properties… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #180

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: Omar Mouallem is winding down his popular Footnotes column with Metro after three years. He plans to “give more attention to my magazine freelancing and another personal project” instead. Editor Tim Querengesser says the paper is “rolling out new voices in January.” The Ryan Jespersen Show picked… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #178

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: Today at City Hall the Christmas Bureau launched its 2015 campaign with the annual Gingerbread House Decorating Challenge for the media. This year I was honored to be a judge for the contest, along with Andrea Chan and a member of Edmonton Fire Rescue Services (Bill, representing… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #177

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: There’s an unsubstantiated report making the rounds that Postmedia plans to merge its major dailies, which in Edmonton would see the combination of the Journal and the Sun. While there’s a lot of wisdom in combining the sales and business teams from each paper (which has happened)… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #176

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: Congratulations to all the winners in the ATCO Edmonton Sun Christmas Charity Auction! Cam Tait reports that $151,944.86 was raised. Looks like the top media dinner was $3,300 to hang out with 100.3 The Bear’s Paul Brown and Motley Crue, followed by $2,700 to join 630 CHED’s… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #175

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: The ATCO Edmonton Sun Christmas Charity Auction launches tomorrow at 9am and runs through 7pm Thursday. There are a number of Fun with the Media packages available for you to bid on! You can follow the auction, which supports the Christmas Bureau, Adopt-a-Teen, Sign of Hope, and… Reads more »