Canwest reorganizes digital media teams

Canwest Global Communications Corp.’s publishing and broadcast digital teams have been pulled together into one unit, the Canadian Press reports.

Senior vice-president and general manager of Canwest publishing digital media Graham Moysey. will expand his role to lead all Canwest broadcast digital media assets.

Dennis Skulsky, president and CEO of Canwest Publishing said:

“This further reinforces our commitment to invest in growth media and will allow us to scale meaningful solutions for our agency base and continue to engage our growing digital audiences.

A consistent digital strategy across broadcast and publishing is paramount to realizing both synergies and scale.”

A spokesperson told CP that no new layoffs have been announced as a result of the changes. Earlier in Nov. the company announced 560 job cuts, about 5 per cent of its workforce.