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Canada’s CTV makes more cuts

CTV announced Tuesday it is eliminating 24 jobs from its morning show Canada AM and is also canceling the Montreal morning program First News. This follows the 118 jobs CTV cut last week at its A-branded channels. In a release CTV states the latest move is the 'latest in ongoing efforts by CTV to maximize efficiencies in the face of today's economic reality.'
March 11, 2009

CTV announced Tuesday it is eliminating 24 jobs from its morning show Canada AM and is also canceling the Montreal morning program First News. This follows the 118 jobs CTV cut last week at its A-branded channels. In a release CTV states the latest move is the ‘latest in ongoing efforts by CTV to maximize efficiencies in the face of today’s economic reality.’

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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