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GlassBOX Television seeking to acquire channel from CTV Inc.

Canadian multi-platform broadcast company GlassBOX Television has entered into an agreement to acquire specialty channel travel + escape from CTV Inc.
June 8, 2010

Canadian multi-platform broadcast company GlassBOX Television has entered into an agreement to acquire specialty channel travel + escape from CTV Inc. The acquisition is subject to CRTC approval, and an application has been filed. ‘This acquisition is a natural next step in our company’s development and a great fit with our growing suite of services,’ said Raja Khanna, co-CEO of GlassBOX Television Inc. GlassBOX currently has two cross-platform specialty channels under its umbrella: 24-hour music service AUX and youth-oriented channel BITE TV.

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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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