November 12, 2014
Women in Communications and Technology (WCT) today announced that it is accepting applications for its innovative The Protégé Project,
a pioneering new program to spur female leadership in Canada's
communications, media and technology sectors. A partnership with
Catalyst Canada, a global nonprofit organization expanding opportunities
for women and business, and Shaw Communications, The Protégé Project will
see fast-tracking senior women executives matched with powerful
sponsors who will give them a leg-up to the industry's top
decision-making positions and a direct line to influence innovation in
the digital economy.
November 10, 2014
Global News and Shaw Media are excited to once again be teaming up with the Toronto Fire Fighters to support the Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive. Contributing to the cause this year is first-time co-sponsor, Spin Master Ltd., who will make several large toy donations throughout the holiday season. Officially launching today, this charitable initiative will include Toy Drive Live, a festive, family-friendly occasion on Thursday, December 4. The event will feature a live broadcast by Global News at 5:30 p.m. at Shops at Don Mills.
November 07, 2014
The weather outside is frightful, but the TV is so delightful! Last fall, Shaw Media's specialty portfolio saw a 25 per cent increase in audience levels* during the holiday season and this season is sure to be just as jolly with a mix of new debuts and holiday classics.
October 30, 2014
This November, Shaw Media commemorates 100 Years of Remembrance with a commercial-free hour-long live Global News special on Remembrance Day and four days of special programming on HISTORY. In honour of those who have served Canada past and present, Shaw Media will also observe a moment of silence across its family of 21 channels on Tuesday, November 11 at 11am ET.
October 27, 2014
Shaw Media picks up adventure thriller series 12 Monkeys, slated to air in 2015 on Showcase. Based on the 1995 Terry Gilliam-directed film, 12 Monkeys stars Aaron Stanford (Nikita, X-Men: The Last Stand, X2) as time-traveller Cole.