Christine Wong has been an on-air reporter for a national daily show on Rogers TV and at High Tech TV, a weekly news magazine on CTV's Ottawa affiliate. She was also an associate producer at Report On Business Television (now called BNN) and CBC's The Hour With George Stroumboulopoulos. As an associate producer at Slice TV, she helped launch two national daily talk shows, The Mom Show and Three Takes. Recently, she was a Staff Writer at ITBusiness.ca and is now a freelance contributor.
This is not your grandfather’s Canadian Tire. An augmented reality catalogue. Virtual reality store displays. A gaming lab. And a fitness obsessed tech genius based in the Ukraine. They're all part of a push
The data chief of sports gear giant Under Armour warned Canadian businesses to embrace digital disruption or get left behind on Tuesday, even though new research suggests they’re already slow off the mark.
The showdown between Canada’s big banks and fintech startups may feature more co-existence and cooperation than competitive combat, judging by a panel discussion held Monday. Two of Canada’s largest financial institutions – RBC
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It’s time for Canadian businesses to really get personal, according to the head of one of Canada’s best-known loyalty programs. Although many companies are using analytics for marketing, not all are truly harnessing
Shopify Inc. is one of the biggest growth stories in Canadian business right now. Since entrepreneur Tobias Lutke launched the ecommerce platform startup in 2006, the company has achieved astonishing growth. It raised
Businesses must move beyond using the Internet of Things for mass marketing to harness it for targeted personalization, an industry panel concluded Wednesday. But they may have to overcome pricing, privacy, and platform
Businesses should stop collecting Internet data they don’t need or can’t secure and consumers must take responsibility for the risks they expose themselves to in exchange for online convenience, a security expert said
If the modern content creator feels like they’re drowning in a sea of customer data, that’s because they are – companies and their marketing departments have more opportunities to track, measure, amplify, optimize
Just hours after Toronto averted a cab strike of Kobe Bryant-sized proportions, a top Uber Canada executive said the company actually welcomes calls to regulate ride sharing. Following a panel discussion at Ryerson
Canadian retailers must close costly gaps between digital marketing and in-store experience, according to a panel of industry experts. The panel at Wednesday’s State of the Retail Marketing Industry event in Toronto explored
Thanks to the new potential of digital audience data, television isn’t a dead marketing medium just yet. That was the message Shaw Communications Inc. brought to its session at this week’s FFWD Advertising
Indochino Inc. is one of Canada’s fastest-growing ecommerce businesses. So why the heck is it opening up bricks-and-mortar stores? It’s a fair question given that some retailers like Grand & Toy have shuttered