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...

Sports photographer Paul Best passes away

Renowned sports photographer Shaun Best died suddenly on June 12 at the age of 43. Best had previously worked on staff at the Winnipeg...

Irene Gentle leaves The Spec, joins Toronto Star

After working as an editor for six years at the Hamilton Spectator, Irene Gentle is leaving the paper to join the Toronto Star. Gentle...

Darren Murphy becomes VP, advertising for Toronto Sun

Darren Murphy has assumed the role of vice-president, advertising for Toronto Sun, 24 Hours Toronto and torontosun.com. Murphy most recently worked for Quebecor's QMI...

Former OCNA president David Wenger passes away

Newspaper veteran David Wenger has passed away at age 65. Wenger began his career in the community newspaper business at a young age, working with...

Columnist Christie Blatchford joins Postmedia News

Postmedia Network Canada has announced that Christie Blatchford has left The Globe and Mail to become a national columnist for Postmedia News. Blatchford, who...

Changes to NADbank Board of Directors

Kevin Bent, president and publisher of Pacific Newspaper Group and executive vice-president of Western Canada for Postmedia Network Inc. is retiring from his position...

Staff changes at CAJ

The Canadian Association of Journalists announced a number of staffing changes following the organization's annual convention on May 13-14. After 13 years of service, John...

Media veteran Bill Neill joins the National Post

Media veteran Bill Neill has joined the National Post as an advisor on local advertising strategies in the Toronto market. Neill previously worked as...

Kenny Yum named the managing editor of HuffPo Canada

Kenny Yum has been named the managing editor of Huffington Post Canada which will launch later on this spring. Yum has previously worked with...