At its annual meeting on June 8, the members of Magazines Canada elected the association board for 2016–17. The meeting was held during MagNet: Canada's Magazine Conference.
Reflecting a cross-section of regions, circulation and focus, the directors are:
Patty Baxter, East Coast LivingLucie Dumas, Clin d'oeilMichael Fox, Garden MakingNiel Hiscox, Canadian Auto DealerMatthew Holmes, CEOScott Jamieson, Canadian Forest IndustriesRuth Kelly, Alberta VentureDouglas Knight, Toronto...
As reported in April, Minister of Canadian Heritage Mélanie Joly has initiated a review of all cultural policies and programs in Canada. There has not been a comparable policy review in decades, if not generations: everything is open for comment—from the CBC's mandate to our very own Canada Periodical Fund. Magazines Canada continues to be at the forefront of these debates: from meeting regularly with Members of Parliament and officials within the department, to recent...
Get Lost in the Pages of a Magazine
Magazines Canada is creating a NEW national industry campaign to reach all Canadians who love magazines, and we need your help! The Take 2 magazine-stand campaign will bring together publishers, retailers, distributors and wholesalers to promote Canadian magazines—we invite you to join us in this national effort.
Building on the success of previous campaigns, Take 2 will take a mass-media market approach with #MagazineMoment mash-ups: three short new...
If you are a registered Steward/member with Multi-Material BC (MMBC), Multi-Material Stewardship Western (MMSW), Multi-Material Stewardship Manitoba (MMSM) and/or Stewardship Ontario (SO), your help is required to solidify an opportunity for significant future fee reductions in these Blue Box programs:
Proposed Magazine Fee Reductions
* These proposed reductions are a representative comparison of...
We're very excited: Canada's largest magazine media superconference kicks off in just a few short weeks. Yes, annual industry destination MagNet is back! Magazine experts are on their way from across the globe. Celebrations and get-togethers are almost ready with drinks and cheers. And we're getting ready to share it all with you.
In this bulletin, we talk all things MagNet—and there are plenty of opportunities to learn from and connect with MagNeteers this month. Follow along, get in...