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Discovery Canada brings brand integration to ‘Worst Handyman’

Discovery Canada is taking a page out of the Project Runway book of brand integration by introducing Mastercraft power tools into the fourth season of Canada's Worst Handyman. In each episode contestants will shop for the tools they need at Canadian Tire, the home of Mastercraft power tools. On May 4 the channel will also introduce a game on its site called 'Get What You Need and Win,' where players can attempt to win gift cards for Canadian Tire.
April 29, 2009

Discovery Canada is taking a page out of the Project Runway book of brand integration by introducing Mastercraft power tools into the fourth season of Canada’s Worst Handyman. In each episode contestants will shop for the tools they need at Canadian Tire, the home of Mastercraft power tools. On May 4 the channel will also introduce a game on its site called ‘Get What You Need and Win,’ where players can attempt to win gift cards for Canadian Tire.

About The Author
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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