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2014-09-16 12:25:12

CALGARY, Sept.16, 2014 /CNW/ - Shaw Communications Inc. ("Shaw") today announced that it has appointed Barbara Williams to the position of Executive Vice President, Broadcasting and President, Shaw Media. In this role, Ms. Williams will continue to reinforce Shaw Media's position as one of Canada's leading broadcasters while evolving to meeting the future audience and advertiser needs. A key focus will be to continue to strengthen the core business while at the same time transforming...

2011-06-30 09:00:00

Creators of leading free sports app, ScoreMobile, launch enhanced language support just in time for Copa America Tweet this release: http://bit.ly/k6tHXO TORONTO, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Score Media Inc. (TSX: SCR) today announces the launch of the Spanish edition of ScoreMobile® FC .  The makers of ScoreMobile, a top 5 free sports app worldwide on Android(TM), BlackBerry® and Windows® Phone, are proud to now offer...

2011-05-12 06:00:00

Strategic deal creates 3(rd )largest mobile sports app audience in the United States behind ESPN and Yahoo!® TORONTO, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Score Media Inc. (TSX: SCR), home of ScoreMobile® , one of the world's leading, comprehensive multi-sport apps, today announces that it has acquired rival offering, SportsTap.  The deal reinforces Score Media's position as a definitive market leader in smartphone sports apps. Launched in 2007,...

2011-03-29 08:00:00

NEW YORK, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- COMEDY CENTRAL has hired Walter Levitt as executive vice president, marketing, it was announced today by Michele Ganeless, president, COMEDY CENTRAL. He will be based in the network's New York City office and report directly to Ganeless. In this role Levitt will be a key member of the all-comedy network's senior leadership team, overseeing all facets of strategic and creative brand development, consumer marketing and cross-business initiatives....

2010-12-13 06:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BNY Mellon Corporate Trust has been appointed trustee, registrar, paying agent and collateral agent for Postmedia Network Inc.'s $275 million bond issue, the proceeds of which were used to help complete Postmedia's acquisition of publishing and associated digital and on-line assets of Canwest Publishing Inc. and Canwest Limited Partnership, both part of the Canwest Global Communications Corp. conglomerate (collectively "Canwest"). BNY...

2010-09-16 06:00:00

Partnership arms Score Media with enhanced technology development capabilities while giving NuLayer additional resources to create ground-breaking offerings TORONTO, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Score Media Inc. (TSX: SCR) today announces that it has acquired 20% of NuLayer Inc., one of Canada's most innovative software development firms. As part of the transaction, Score Media and NuLayer entered into a multi-year technology development agreement. The deal with NuLayer, creators of the...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'