a media industry resource



This page identifies Canadian media groups profiled on this site.

  • Asper and CanWest Global - newspaper and broadcasting group with major television and radio interests in Australia and New Zealand
  • Bell Globemedia - newspapers, web portals and television formerly under the control of Canadian telecommunication group BCE
  • Black - Hollinger, Conrad Black and the Barclay brothers
  • CHUM - broadcast network
  • Cogeco - broadcast and cable group
  • Power and Pargesa - the Desmarais financial services, investent and media conglomerate
  • Quebecor and Sun Media - printing, publishing, broadcasting and retail
  • Rogers and Maclean-Hunter - Canadian wireless, cable, broadcast and publishing group
  • Shaw and Corus - broadcasting and film
  • Standard and Slaight
  • Thomson - specialist print and online journals and information services
  • Transcontinental - printing giant that has followed Quebecor into newspapers and magazines
  • Torstar - Canadian pulp fiction and newspaper group

As a frame of reference there are profiles of -

  • Beaverbrook - a Murdoch precursor
  • CBC - public broadcasting