J-Source rounded up the journalism industry news you might have missed while we were offline from Dec. 20 to Jan. 3. A sample: CBC's Tony Parsons retired; TVO's Steve Paikin was awarded the Order of Canada; and a Canadian journalist working for Al-Jazeera was arrested in Egypt.
Glacier Media, the parent company of the Kamloops Daily News, says it will close the newspaper within the next 60 days for economic reasons.
Postmedia Network Inc. is looking for a Tablet Producer to play a leading role on the Toronto-based central desk that will develop content for the company’s forthcoming tablet apps.
Entries are being accepted in each of the 22 categories between Dec. 15, 2013, and Jan. 15, 2014.
Postmedia Network Inc. is looking for a full-time Tablet Producer/Designer and visual storyteller to play a leading role in developing content for the company’s forthcoming tablet apps.
Postmedia News is prowling for talented, creative and high-energy students to join our newsroom in the summer of 2014. Successful candidates cover federal politics for 12 weeks for Postmedia websites and newspapers across the country.
Greenspon’s primary focus will be expanding Bloomberg’s investigative and explanatory journalism in Canada. He will work alongside Canada Managing Editor David Scanlan in the Toronto office.