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Memos

In this section, we’ll post memos from media outlets obtained by J-Source. 

Memo: Brodie Fenlon appointed Senior Director of Digital News at CBC
7 years ago

Memo: Brodie Fenlon appointed Senior Director of Digital News at CBC

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The following memo was sent to CBC staff on Feb. 24 from Jennifer McGuire, General Manager and Editor in Chief I am thrilled to confirm Brodie Fenlon as the Senior Director of CBC News Digital. Brodie has been acting in…
Memo: Postmedia exec calls for big projects, affirms commitment to great journalism
7 years ago

Memo: Postmedia exec calls for big projects, affirms commitment to great journalism

By  •  News, Memos
  Hello everyone. Two weeks ago, shortly after the difficult announcement that 90 of our valuable colleagues were leaving our newsrooms, I challenged our editors to help deliver the message that ambitious journalism still matters very much to Postmedia. They…
Memo: A Message from Paul Godfrey – Getting the Facts Straight
7 years ago

Memo: A Message from Paul Godfrey – Getting the Facts Straight

By  •  News, Memos
. Beginning on the front page of Saturday’s Toronto Star and taking up nearly the entire front page of the business section was a vicious attack on our company. This is just the latest of many attacks from The Toronto…
Memo: Star editor Michael Cooke confirms 13 laid off from newsroom
7 years ago

Memo: Star editor Michael Cooke confirms 13 laid off from newsroom

By  •  News, Memos

“Thirteen people will be departing: 10 from the tablet team, three from digital,” reads memo from Cooke.
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Memo: Star Publisher John Cruickshank addresses print plant closure and layoffs
7 years ago

Memo: Star Publisher John Cruickshank addresses print plant closure and layoffs

By  •  News, Memos

Toronto Star shuts down their printing plant, laying off 285 people in the process, and begins newsroom buyouts and layoffs.
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Memo: Quarterly Update from Paul Godfrey
7 years ago

Memo: Quarterly Update from Paul Godfrey

By  •  News, Memos

Postmedia targeting another $30 million in “cost savings” by the end of fiscal 2017.
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