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11 June 2019,     TORONTO

Emma Reddington is New Editor-in-Chief House & Home

Emma Reddington Editor-in-Cheif
Emma Reddington Editor-in-Cheif
The new Editor-in-Chief of House & Home magazine and Maison & Demeure, its French language sister publication, is Emma Reddington. Her resume includes several years working as a food and prop stylist before becoming an exhibition designer at the Art Gallery of Ontario. Always a fan of media and especially magazines, Emma then joined the editorial team at Chatelaine in 2013 where she became Home Director, before moving to House & Home Media. Emma is best known for her popular home decorating blog,

11 June 2019,     SIMCOE, ONTARIO

New Group Publisher at Annex

Todd Humber , Group Publisher
Todd Humber , Group Publisher
 Annex Business Media has appointed Todd Humber to the role of Group Publisher.Reporting to chief operating officer Scott Jamieson. Todd has extensive experience in B2B and mainstream media. He started his career as a junior at the Woodstock Sentinel-Review and served as editor of the Oshawa News and senior editor of the Port Hope Evening Guide and Cobourg Daily Star. He spent the last two decades of his career at Thomson Reuters, serving most recently as publisher and editor-in-chief of Canadian HR Reporter

22 May 2019,    

COPA Call for Entries is Now Open

 

The 2019 COPA Awards program this year has been tweaked to reflect the needs and trends of the industry.After consultation with key members of the judging panel and publishers, this year the COPAs will put a stronger focus on the various channels content is published on and we will have awards for print and digital; email; digital editions; mobile apps and website. These channel categories will allow publishers to demonstrate some of their digital wizardry and design skills. The Social Media and Brand Content categories been tweaked to accommodate the growing use of influencer campaigns.

1 May 2019,     KINGSTON, ONTARIO

Your Workplace Redesigned On 20th Anniversary

Redesign and added features
Redesign and added features
Your Workplace magazine serving the HR and workplace communities, has announce a new magazine look and redesign of its website in commemoration of its 20th year servicing the community. Your Workplace has also added new  features to its offerings including celebrations of HR professionals, rankings, directories and a host of resources and tools that will be invaluable to the HR community. Your Workplace has also re-worked its content offerings

1 May 2019,     TORONTO

National Paid Internship Program Announced

 
 
Applications are now open for Canadian magazine publishers to participate in Magazines Canada's 2019 National Paid Internship Program.The National Paid Internship Program offers participating publishers funding to reimburse 50% of the salary and payroll benefit expenses for a full-time internship position of up to six months.
Made possible with support from the Government of Canada via the Department of Canadian Heritage's Canada Periodical Fund,

19 April 2019,     TORONTO

Sharine Taylor Is Magazines Canada Fellows

Sharine Taylor of Bashy Magazine
Sharine Taylor of Bashy Magazine

Magazines Canada has announce that the third annual Magazines Canada Fellow is Sharine Taylor, a Toronto-based music and culture writer and editor. She is also the Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of BASHY Magazine, a quarterly print and digital publication made by and for Jamaica and its diaspora. Currently a contributing writer at Noisey, she has written on and about Jamaica and Caribbean music, culture and news, and her bylines have appeared on Dazed, Nylon, The FADER, Hazlitt, Shondaland, ReWire, BuzzFeed, Pitchfork, in addition to many other notable publications.

8 April 2019,     SIMCOE, ONTARIO

Scott Jamieson is Appointed COO of Annex

Scott Jamieson Chief Operating Officer of Annex
Scott Jamieson Chief Operating Officer of Annex
Annex Business Media has appointed Scott Jamieson as chief operating officer (COO). Reporting to president and CEO Mike Fredericks, Jamieson will work with the executive team as Annex continues to expand into new business areas and opportunities. Jamieson has extensive media experience, starting his career as an editor in Southam’s forestry group in Montreal, followed by just over a decade as an independent publisher of three forestry publications. He joined Annex through acquisition in 2004,  most recently helping to build out the event business

8 April 2019,     TORONTO

The 2019 Canadian Online Publishing Awards enter its 11th year with a new division for Ethnic Media

 
 
 
The COPAs are now entering it 11th year and will be introducing a new division this year for Ethnic Media to reflect Canada’s multi-cultural society. This new division's catgeories will be announced on May 1 when the 2019 Categories will be released with the call for entries beginning May 13.

31 March 2019,     CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA

Apple News Service Reaches 1.4 Billion Devices

Canadian publishers get on board
Canadian publishers get on board
Apple's new subscription service includes brings  over 300 American and Canadian magazines, newspapers and digital publishers  within the Apple News® app. Available in the US and Canada, Apple News+ subscribers can access current and past issues and individual articles from Canadian publications such as Chatelaine,Maclean's, Cottage Life, Toronto Life, Hockey News, Toronto Star and La Presse.The Apple News Format promises greater interactivity with readers, such as letting them respond to calls to action in digital magazine ads. The tradeoff from the subscription service is clear, publications  appear on Apple News Plus, with distribution on 1.4

20 March 2019,     TORONTO

Rogers Sells Magazines To St. Joseph

Circulation of over 500,00
Circulation of over 500,00
St. Joseph Communications  has bought the magazine division of Rogers.  Titles such as Maclean's, Chatelaine, Hello Canada and Today's Parents will be joining St. Joseph's publishing division. All 126 staff of Rogers Magazine division  will be offered a position at St. Joseph. The deal includes both English and French editions. Digital publications Canadian Business and Flare are included. 

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