Tag: Global News

All things Global News from Broadcast Dialogue, Canada’s broadcast industry publication of record.

Linda Olsen to retire from Global Calgary

Longtime Global Calgary anchor Linda Olsen will retire next month after almost three decades with the station. Her last day anchoring Global News at 5 and Global...

Heather Steele named to helm of Global Manitoba and Saskatchewan

Heather Steele has been named as the new Regional News Director and Station Manager for Global Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Steele succeeds Brent Williamson, who left...

Broadcast Tech & Engineering News – CCBE accepting awards noms ahead...

CCBE (Central Canada Broadcast Engineers, Technologists & Technicians) will host their upcoming Career Development Conference, Aug. 22-24, at Kingsbridge Conference Centre. Some of the...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – CRTC launches accessibility consultations

The CRTC is launching two public consultations, as it continues implementation of the Online Streaming Act, to help ensure broadcasters and online streaming services...

Global layoffs to impact 35 unionized positions

Layoffs at Global News announced this week will impact about 35 unionized staff in newsrooms from Toronto to B.C., Broadcast Dialogue has learned. Calgary has...

TV & Film News – Global News hit with new round...

Global News has made cuts resulting in an unknown number of positions being eliminated. "As part of our ongoing evaluation of our business and...

Global confirms cuts in news division

Global News has made cuts in its news division that have resulted in an unknown number of positions being eliminated. "As part of our ongoing...

Global Montreal’s Karen Macdonald set to retire

Longtime Global Montreal Station Manager and News Director Karen Macdonald is set to retire at the end of April. Macdonald, a 1985 graduate of Concordia University,...

TV & Film News – Marilyn Denis, Tonya Williams among Canadian...

Insight Productions CEO John Brunton, broadcaster Marilyn Denis, Reelworld founder Tonya Williams, and late filmmaker Jeff Barnaby have been revealed as the Academy of...

TV & Film News – SAG-AFTRA reaches tentative agreement with AMPTP

ACTRA (The Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists) says it's relieved SAG-AFTRA has reached a tentative agreement with the Alliance of Motion...