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MDC Partners Gives Birth To New Advertising Agency, Lead By Martin, Nijjar & Carey

By Dave Forde / October 31, 2012

We already reported one shake up this morning taking place over at TAXI, but the story doesn’t end there as MDC Partners has announced a new agency called “Union” is being launched in Toronto. The new agency will be led by Lance Martin, Former Executive Creative Director of Taxi 2, Subtej Nijjar, Former President of CP+B Canada, and Dave Carey, Formerly of Lowe Roche.

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What's Next For Simon Jennings?

By Dave Forde / October 31, 2012

Now that Simon Jennings and Postmedia Network are no more, next step is to take some time off and plan his next move, but where could it be to? He’s a sales guy, who’s built his career selling online advertising, from his days with DoubleClick (now owned by Google), to Yahoo Canada

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Windows 8 Launch Event [Pics]

By Dave Forde / October 30, 2012

The power of Microsoft Canada and Rogers came together last night to kick off the first a series of a cross Canada tour to showcase the new Microsoft Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Surface tablet device.

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Earnings: Postmedia Reports $28.4 Million Fourth Quarter Loss

By Dave Forde / October 30, 2012

Postmedia Network reported their quarter end results as of August 31, 2012 late last week which unfortunately came with a $28.4 million net loss, compared to a $0.4 million in the same period last year. Part of the challenge for the struggling newspaper chain is a a non-cash loss on a debt repayment of $9.2 million.

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Toronto Star Will Add Paywall Next Year

By Dave Forde / October 29, 2012

John Cruickshank, Publisher of the Toronto Star made the announcement to readers this morning that the newspaper would have their paywall offering ready for the new year. No official word yet as to the price structure that the Toronto Star will use.