Finalists Announced for the Inaugural Magazine Grands Prix
The Canadian Magazine Awards / Grands prix du magazine have announced the finalists for the inaugural awards. From individual artists and writers to the teams that make it all work as a whole, the Magazine Grands Prix finalists showcase the very best in Canadian magazine journalism and design. Our congratulations to all of the nominees! Winners will be announced and celebrated at an awards fête held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto on Thursday, April 27, 2017. Find out if you, or a colleague or friend, made the shortlist! Read more.
Apr 25-28: MagNet 2017
Apr 27: Magazine Grands Prix
Apr 28: Arts & Literary Magazines Summit
Register for MagNet TODAY!
Canada’s annual magazine conference is just two weeks away! Spots are filling up fast, so don’t forget to register for your sessions today. This year’s conference features Social Media and Mobile Strategy Doctors in the MagNet Square and an impressive lineup of speakers from Jane Francisco of Good Housekeeping at our Marquee to Ryan Dohrn, Natalie Milne, Gabriel Roth and more! Read more.
The Travelling Consultants Program is Still Accepting Applications!
Our enormously popular Travelling Consultants Program matches a magazine expert with a Magazines Canada member for a one-on-one consultation at the magazine’s office. There are still a limited number of spaces available, and we will continue to accept applications until the remaining spots are filled. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity! Read more. En lire plus.
Don’t Miss our FREE Ad Webinar: Maximizing Native Content Advertising for Your Business
Brad Liski, Senior Vice President of Canada Wide and BC Business, and Todd Krizelman, Co-Founder of MediaRadar, will discuss how to maximize the effect of native advertising for your business in our upcoming ad webinar: Maximizing Native Content Advertising for Your Business. Read more.
Burgeoning Engagement for Magazine Moment Campaign
In magazines, at retail and transit magazine stands, on the web and social media, at film festivals, even on the sides of buses: Canadians are seeing the new Magazine Moment campaign just about everywhere in April. And they are responding! In just the first 3 weeks of the campaign, Magazines Canada has seen impressive consumer engagement. Read more.
And the Magazines Canada 2016 Retailer of the Year is…
We’re pleased to announce that Toronto’s Presse Internationale, Bloor Street is the 2016 Retailer of the Year! Since August 24, 2005, this magazine superstore has been run by husband and wife team Huashan Liu and Qing Yang. The Retailer of the Year Award recognizes the vital role retailers play in the Canadian magazine landscape, and is awarded to an outstanding retailer who cultivates this connection between consumers and their Canadian magazines. Read more.
Call for Applications: The OMDC Magazine Fund
The OMDC is now accepting applications from eligible magazines in Ontario for the Magazine Fund. Funds are provided to assist in the growth of these businesses through the creation and implementation of new strategic initiatives that enable publishers to achieve business development and/or marketing objectives. The deadline to apply is May 31. Read more.