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09:00 ET Call for Submissions for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards Now Open

VANCOUVER, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation is now accepting submissions for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards. The awards recognize...


May 17, 2019, 14:39 ET LBS Case Study: Innovation and Agility at Tencent's WeChat

London Business School introduced its latest case study "Innovation and Agility at Tencent's WeChat" in its Strategy and Innovation Class. The case...


May 13, 2019, 09:00 ET Pegasystems Acquires Leading Digital Messaging Platform Provider In The Chat

Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the software company empowering digital transformation at the world's leading enterprises, today announced its...


May 03, 2019, 10:30 ET Social.mom is looking to break into the U.S. and French markets

The Government of Canada awards $350,000 in funding to this business in Shefford in the Cantons-de-l'Est SHEFFORD, QC, May 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ -...


May 01, 2019, 16:30 ET Cision to Hold Conference Call and Webcast on May 9, 2019 with Release of First Quarter 2019 Financial Results

Cision Ltd. (NYSE: CISN), a leading global provider of software and services to public relations and marketing communications professionals, will...


Apr 25, 2019, 10:08 ET Facebook refuses to address serious privacy deficiencies despite public apologies for "breach of trust"

Joint investigation finds major shortcomings in the social media giant's privacy practices, highlighting pressing need for legislative reform to...


Apr 22, 2019, 19:07 ET Earth Day Network Partners with Twitter to Release 'Earth in Our Hands' Emoji to Mark Earth Day 2019

As Earth Day prepares to mark its 50th anniversary, Twitter has partnered with Earth Day Network to recognize the urgency of the environmental...


Apr 22, 2019, 16:49 ET MDC Partners Announces Board Updates; MDC Reaches Agreement with FrontFour Capital

(NASDAQ: MDCA) – MDC Partners Inc. ("MDC Partners" or the "Company") today announced several changes to its Board of Directors. First, the Company...


Apr 16, 2019, 06:00 ET GoFundMe launches new feature, simplifies charitable giving in Canada

GoFundMe, the world's largest social fundraising platform, has today announced a new feature that makes it easier for Canadians to support their...


Apr 15, 2019, 04:00 ET #RosaceaNoFilter: Online Influencers Take the Lead in Raising Rosacea Awareness in Galderma's Empowering Rosacea Awareness Month Social Media Campaign

Building on the success of its Rosacea: Beyond the visible disease awareness campaign, Galderma is uniting with top rosacea influencers to launch an...


Apr 12, 2019, 07:45 ET HoryouToken, the First Digital Currency for Inclusion and Advancement of the UN SDGs, Presented at the WSIS 2019 Forum

HoryouToken was introduced by Yonathan Parienti, founder and CEO of Horyou, the social network for social good, at the World Summit on the...


Apr 11, 2019, 07:34 ET Martell Home Live, the World Premiere Interactive Live Talk Show

Last night, Maison Martell premiered the first episode of Martell Home Live, hosted by the legendary Killer Mike at The Greystone Court, NY. The...


Apr 09, 2019, 11:02 ET CC Awards Program Opens to Recognize Excellence in Customer Service in 2019

Customer service leaders and service providers from around the world are invited to nominate their companies for the CC Awards, the industry's...


Apr 09, 2019, 00:12 ET Gubagoo Integrates ChatSmart Live Chat Solution with Google Messaging, HubSpot and Car Wars

Gubagoo, a leading provider of conversational commerce solutions for Automotive Dealerships and OEMs, today announced that their flagship ChatSmart...


Apr 08, 2019, 01:00 ET Pantene Japan Calls for Social Dialogue about Restrictive School Rules That Ban Natural Hair Color by Launching Campaign "#HairWeGo What's Wrong With My Hair" and Web Movie

Pantene Japan, a hair-care brand of Procter & Gamble (P&G) Japan, launched the "#HairWeGo What's Wrong With My Hair" campaign. The campaign, launched ...


Mar 20, 2019, 06:00 ET A Canadian first: apply for a job at McDonald's with "Snapplications"

McDonald's partners with Snapchat to launch hiring initiative TORONTO, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - McDonald's will be the first brand in Canada to launch...


Mar 11, 2019, 09:00 ET Technogym Spa: Let's Move For a Better World: Make a difference. Join the movement.

Technogym's social challenge 'Let's Move for a Better World' which enables gym members to do good for themselves and make a difference for others is...


Feb 28, 2019, 17:51 ET One in 12 Canadians are affected by a rare disease*. Are you one of them?

Takeda Canada commemorates Rare Disease Day with the launch of video patient stories *Source for the title at the end of the releasei OTTAWA, Feb....


Feb 15, 2019, 08:53 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on National Flag of Canada Day

February 15 is National Flag of Canada Day OTTAWA, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Today we celebrate the 54th anniversary of the National Flag of Canada. Our...


Feb 13, 2019, 09:00 ET Automat and AdLingo Bring Conversational AI to Display Advertising

Integration Delivers Relevant, Personalized and Authentic Brand Interaction to Consumers, Turning Moments of Awareness into Moments of Engagement and ...


Feb 12, 2019, 11:15 ET Redefining the Customer Relationship through Social Media

It's only been over the past few years that brands have started to pay close attention to customer activity on social media. It took a combination of ...


Feb 01, 2019, 13:00 ET Burnaby South candidates to discuss the future of CBC and Canadian democracy in the age of Facebook

VANCOUVER, Feb. 1, 2019 /CNW/ - FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting, with support from Media Democracy Day and the Simon Fraser University School of...


Jan 31, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Thursday, January 31, 2019/

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario 11:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in a conversation with Chief...


Jan 30, 2019, 18:02 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Thursday, January 31, 2019

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario 11:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in a conversation with Chief...


Jan 25, 2019, 03:52 ET Tencent Open Media Platform Helps the World's Content Creators Localize Content for Chinese Audiences

At this year's annual gala event for Tencent Open Media Platform that was held in Beijing on January 23, 2019, platform executives and content...