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Postmedia Acquires 175 Sun Media Properties For $316M

By Dave Forde / October 6, 2014

Postmedia Network is getting serious about the newspaper business, earlier this morning they announced they have acquired 175 English language newspapers, specialty publications and digital properties, including the Sun chain of dailies, consisting of The Toronto Sun, The Ottawa Sun, The Winnipeg Sun, The Calgary Sun and The Edmonton Sun, as well as The London […]


Postmedia Network Turns On Its Pay Wall

By Dave Forde / May 14, 2013

Postmedia Network announced today the launch of their pay wall service, as Canada’s largest publisher by circulation of paid English-language daily newspapers looks to revenue growth. “Newspapers around the world are realizing you can’t spend millions of dollars on content and give it away for free,” said Paul Godfrey, President and CEO, Postmedia Network. “We […]


BREAKING: Simon Jennings Out From Post Media, "Mutual Decision"

By Dave Forde / July 23, 2012

The last thing we had expected to hear around the Profectio office is the departure of Simon Jennings from Postmedia, especially since he only took on the role as Chief Revenue and Digital Officer, in January. We were first tipped of the new from a few sources, and just got off the phone with a Postmedia media contact who said:


Earnings: Postmedia Network Reports Q1 2012 Earnings, Profit Rises To $28.3 Million

By Dave Forde / January 11, 2012

Big day for media company Postmedia Network, as they announced the hiring of a number of key executives including Simon Jennings, Wayne Parrish to Chief Operating Officer, and Jeffrey Haar joins Postmedia as Executive Vice President, Legal and General Counsel. The company has also reported their first quarter results for 2012 today, they reported that net earnings […]