Posts Tagged: journalism

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #31

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Most awesome story of the week? The Oilers signed Hemsky to a $10 million, two-year deal, prompting someone with control of the Calgary Flames account on Twitter to post: “$10 million over two years for Hemsky is the funnist thing I’ve heard in a long, long… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #30

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Jasmine Franklin has left the Edmonton Sun to startup her own thing! She now has a freelance media company called Jasmine Franklin Media, and she’ll also serve as “a political sidekick for an Edmonton city councillor.” They take a lot of work, but I love it… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #29

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: MediaCamp Edmonton is taking place on Saturday the World Trade Centre downtown. Check out our schedule, speakers, and sponsors, and get your tickets now! Old news, but I haven’t written about it here yet: Alex Abboud was selected to be the Edmonton Journal’s first blogger-in-residence. A… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #28

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Tickets for MediaCamp are on sale now! Get yours here! Jeff blogged some details today too, don’t miss that. In case you missed it: the federal government plans to drop the so-called “Twitter ban” on posting early election results. Here’s a bit of criticism of the… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #26

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Congratulations to The Charrette, now one year old! Scott and Mike wrote: “We started blogging because we saw a need for another voice advocating for good urban design in the city. We thought, and still think, that Edmonton is in a very exciting place, a time… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #25

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Rick Harp & Lydia Neufeld made their debut as the new co-hosts of CBC’s Edmonton AM this morning. Karen is back with another Edmonton New Media Roundup. I thought she did a great job at WordCamp on the weekend, with her talk entitled “Going Beyond ‘Bloggers… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #24

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Don’t miss Kikki Planet’s feature on Ryan Jespersen and Kari Skelton – Movember’s Power Couple. Great write-up, and great photos by Jimmy Jeong too. Here’s a short excerpt: “The schedule this young “power couple” keeps is unimaginable to most of us, and yet in addition to… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #23

Here is my latest update on local media stuff: On Wednesday evening, Avenue Edmonton’s Top 40 Under 40 for 2011 were unveiled at the Winspear Centre. Six members of the local media made the list: Tim Adams from CBC, Todd Babiak from the Edmonton Journal, Josh Classen from CTV, Jason Gregor from TEAM 1260, Kari… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #22

It has been a few weeks since my last update, so there’s a few older items in this week’s entry. Here is my latest update on local media stuff: Today marked the start of CTV Morning Live here in Edmonton. It airs weekday mornings from 5:30am until 9:00am. Did you watch this morning? There’s a… Reads more »