Globe columnist leaves paper for Sportsnet

Sports columnist Stephen Brunt is leaving The Globe and Mail to take a full-time position with Rogers Sportsnet. Brunt began at the Globe as...

Jean Durocher stepping down as VP, marketing and sales for La...

Jean Durocher, vice-president of marketing and sales at La Presse and president of Gesca Media Sales, will leave his position at the end of...

Dianne Rinehart takes over books coverage for Toronto Star

The Toronto Star has appointed Dianne Rinehart as a team editor in charge of books coverage. Rinehart, who has worked at the Star for...

Kirk Allen leaves Postmedia

Kirk Allen, executive vice-president of advertising sales for Postmedia, is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. Allen had previously served as senior vice-president,...

Lucas Timmons named 2011 MJ Bear Fellow by ONA

Lucas Timmons, a data journalist and web producer for The Edmonton Journal, was one of three journalists and the only Canadian selected to receive...

Former BCYCNA president dies

Frank Richards, owner and retired publisher of the Gulf Islands Driftwood (Salt Spring Island, BC) has passed away at age 93. Richards purchased the...

Brian Vallee dies at age 70

Brian Vallee, an award-winning journalist and anti-domestic violence activist, has passed away at age 70. Vallee worked at a number of Canadian newspapers including...

Rodney Perry becomes new VP at CCAB

Rodney Perry has been appointed vice-president of the Canadian Circulation Audit Board (CCAB), a division of BPA Worldwide. Perry most recently held the position...

Wayne Parrish takes on new title at Postmedia

Postmedia Network has announced that chief transformation officer Wayne Parrish will expand his title at the company to become chief transformation and revenue officer. In...

Newspaper veteran Cliff Ashfield passes away

Cliff Ashfield, father of CCNA director Chris Ashfield and former publisher of the Whitewood Herald (SK), passed away on July 3 at age 67. The...