Episodes

Carleton Journalism Prof. Dwayne Winseck on the Growth of the Network Media Economy in Canada

Jan. 25, 2019

Every year the Canadian Media Concentration Research Project (CMCRP) puts out a series of reports on the state of Canada’s telecom, internet, and media industries. On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - the Podcast, Dwayne…

Social Media Hacking and How To Protect Your Organization

Jan. 17, 2019

With two incidents this week that saw hackers gain control of the Twitter accounts of Rogers Radio stations News 95.7 Halifax and News 1130 Vancouver, Momentum Media Marketing's in-house digital experts James Wallace and Chr…

An interview with Esther Enkin, retired CBC Ombudsman

Jan. 8, 2019

Esther Enkin has retired after six years as the CBC’s complaint watchdog and another 40 as a working journalist. Broadcast Dialogue had the chance to talk to her about the challenges facing Canadian journalism in the era of …

An Interview with Gave Lindo, CBC's executive director of OTT Programming

Dec. 14, 2018

CBC has launched its newly-rebranded CBC Gem streaming service, featuring 4,000 hours of free content from Canadian film to international series. On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Gave Lindo, CBC’s executi…

Duff Roman - 2019 Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award honouree

Dec. 7, 2018

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) has announced that broadcast veteran Duff Roman will be awarded the 2019 Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award for his ongoing contributions to the Canadian music …

Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast: StatsRadio

Nov. 23, 2018

Amidst the disruption of changing consumer viewing and listening habits, audience measurement has been challenged to keep up. On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk with Eric Blais, Director of Client S…

Millennial Radio

Nov. 19, 2018

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk with a group of Humber College students who conducted research this past summer, under the direction of radio veteran Alan Cross, on the listening habits of millen…

An Interview With Jeff Vidler, Audience Insights

Nov. 1, 2018

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue the Podcast, we talk to Jeff Vidler of Audience Insights about the 2018 Canadian Podcast Listener Survey. Vidler covers everything from barriers to podcast growth and the rise of smart s…

An Interview With Jean La Rose, CEO of APTN

Oct. 19, 2018

First People’s Radio is set to launch its ELMNT FM English and Aboriginal-language radio stations in Ottawa and Toronto on Oct. 24. FPR — a non-profit corporation established by the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network — ha…

An Interview With David Allison, David Allison Inc: Audience Activation Advisors

July 31, 2018

On Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, is the era of how we measure consumer habits using traditional age-based demographic stereotypes over? Publisher Shawn Smith speaks with Vancouver speaker, author and former brand strateg…

An Interview With Canadian country superstar Terri Clark

July 23, 2018

On this edition of the Broadcast Dialogue podcast, we speak with Canadian country superstar Terri Clark. 2018 is shaping up to be a great year for the Medicine Hat, Alberta native...in addition to releasing a hit duet with D…

An Interview With Zach Sang, Host of the Zach Sang Worldwide Countdown

June 20, 2018

On this week's Broadcast Dialogue podcast, publisher Shawn Smith talks to Zach Sang in Los Angeles, the fresh-faced host of the Zach Sang Worldwide Countdown, which made its debut on Rogers Radio stations earlier this year. …

An Interview With JJ Johnston, JJ International Media and Management Solutions

June 6, 2018

JJ Johnston really is the man that everybody knows. From his early days as a radio jock town to town and up and down the dial, to his days at the programming helm of CFOX in Vancouver and then running the show at Corus in To…

An Interview With Fred Vail, Treasure Isle Recorders Inc.

May 15, 2018

On this week’s Broadcast Dialogue podcast, publisher Shawn Smith talks to Fred Vail of Treasure Isle Recorders Inc.

An Interview With Mike Boon, Toronto Mike'd Podcast

May 9, 2018

On Broadcast Dialogue, the podcast, publisher Shawn Smith talks to Mike Boon host of popular podcast Toronto Mike'd. For almost six years Mike has been inviting many big radio personalities to his home studio for a long form…

An Interview With Glyn Evans, Stonehenge Digital Studios

March 28, 2018

On Broadcast Dialogue, the podcast, publisher Shawn Smith talks to Glyn Evans, one of the founding partners of Stonehenge Digital about the triumphant return of the Great Canadian Suite at NAB Las Vegas.

An Interview With Troy Reeb, Senior VP of News, Radio and Station Operations for Corus Entertainment

March 28, 2018

Broadcast Dialogue interviewed Corus Entertainment‘s Senior Vice President of News, Radio and Station Operations, Troy Reeb, last week prior to Tuesday’s restructuring. Listen to his hot take on how the company is strategica…

An Interview With Mike McShane, Director of Business and Partnerships at Bell Media

March 14, 2018

On this week's Broadcast Dialogue podcast, publisher Shawn Smith talks to Mike McShane the Director of Business and Partnerships at Bell Media.

An Interview With Katie Summers, of AMP Mornings with Katie & Ed on 90.3 AMP Radio (CKMP-FM)

March 6, 2018

On this week's Broadcast Dialogue Podcast - publisher Shawn Smith talks to Katie Summers, of AMP Mornings with Katie & Ed on 90.3 AMP Radio (CKMP-FM) Calgary, shared her #MeToo allegations about Hedley singer Jacob Hoggard l…

An Interview With Dr. Michael Geist, Law Professor At The University Of Ottawa

Dec. 20, 2017

On this week's Broadcast Dialogue Podcast - An Interview With Dr. Michael Geist. Michael is a law professor at the University of Ottawa where he holds the Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law and is a member …

An Interview With Montreal-based Media Blogger and Journalist Steve Faguy

Dec. 13, 2017

On this week's Broadcast Dialogue Podcast - An Interview With Montreal-based Media Blogger and Journalist Steve Faguy

An Interview With Jeff Vidler from Audience Insights Inc

Dec. 4, 2017

An Interview With Jeff Vidler, President of research consulting firm Audience Insights Inc and a resident trend watcher at Broadcast Dialogue.

An Interview With Kim Komando, America's Digital Goddess

Nov. 29, 2017

An Interview With Kim Komando, America's Digital Goddess - host of The Kim Komando Show.

An Interview With Mora Austin, President, Ontario Association of Broadcasters

Nov. 22, 2017

On this week's Broadcast Dialogue Podcast - An Interview With Mora Austin, President, Ontario Association of Broadcasters