Telefilm Canada’s Canada’s executive featured speaker for CEMA meeting

Francesca Accinelli, Telefilm Canada’s director of national promotion and communications, will be the featured speaker at CEMA’s next monthly meeting. It is scheduled for Thursday, October 2, 2014, at OMNI Television, 33 Dundas Street East. Prior to her current position at Telefilm Canada, Accinelli was the organization’s deputy director of the Television Business Unit. Before […]

Alberta’s Opposition leader addresses CEMA in Edmonton

Danielle Smith, leader of Alberta’s Wildrose Party, is the main speaker at the September meeting of the Canadian Ethnic Media Association (CEMA) in Edmonton. Prior to embarking on a political career, Smith, the province’s opposition leader, worked in the media. She was an editorial writer and columnist at the Calgary Herald for six years. She […]

Canadian Ethnic Media Association (CEMA) Winners-2014 Unveiled

The winners were announced Friday, June 20th at the 36th Annual Awards Gala at the Velma Rogers Graham Theatre, 333 Bloor Street East, Toronto. Each year, through this gala event, CEMA recognizes and celebrates excellence in media, while also acknowledging Canadian Multiculturalism Day, held annually in June. We are privileged to honour colleagues who are devoted to […]

John Tory lays out plans for Toronto

Toronto mayoral candidate John Tory laid out his plans for the city to a capacity audience at the May monthly meeting of CEMA — the Canadian Ethnic Media Association. The City of Toronto’s municipal election is being held on October 27, 2014. Tory, a “fiscal conservative” promised that he would get things done if he […]

CEMA Award Winners feted at Gala

For immediate release: Canadian Ethnic Media Association’s 2013 Award Winners announced: TORONTO – (June 13, 2013) – The Canadian Ethnic Media Association (CEMA) presented its 35th Annual Awards Gala, on Friday, June 21, 2013, at the Velma Rogers Graham Theatre, 333 Bloor Street East, Toronto. Each year, through this gala event, CEMA recognizes and celebrates […]

CEMA 2013 Ethnic Media Awards on June 21; download ticket form here

35th Annual Award Friday, June 21st, 2013 Velma Rogers Graham Theatre Rogers Building, 333 Bloor Street East, Toronto PROGRAM: Doors open @ 6:00 p.m. Awards Presentation @ 7:00 p.m. Post Awards Reception @ 9:15 p.m. Presentation of 5 media awards plus Sierhey Khmara Ziniak Award Professional entertainers will perform between award presentations Rooftop Patio Reception […]

Samara Executive Director at CEMA’s Speaker Series

Alison Loat, Co-founder, Executive Director of Samara, addressed CEMA members on Thursday, April 4, 2013. Alison is the co-founder and executive director of Samara, an organization that improves political and civic engagement in Canada. Samara conducted Canada’s first-ever series of exit interviews with former Members of Parliament, and initiates other research and education programs that […]

SPEAKER SERIES: Double billing – human rights lawyer and Scotiabank’s Asia Director

Pat Case, Chair, Human Rights Legal Support Centre & Pankaj Mehra, Director, India, South Asia and Philippine Markets, Scotiabank Thursday, May 2, 2013, 6:45 p.m. OMNI Television, 33 Dundas Street East OMNI/City Building, Victoria & Dundas just east of Yonge-Dundas Square, (Dundas Subway Station), Entrance faces Victoria Street Pat Case… Patrick Case, Chair, Human Rights […]

SPEAKER SERIES: Fort York Foundation Chair Andy Stewart to Address CEMA March 7

CEMA SPEAKER SERIES Andrew M. Stewart, Board of Directors (Chair)  Fort York Foundation Thursday, March 7, 2013, 6:45 p.m. OMNI Television, 33 Dundas Street East, Toronto OMNI/City Building, Victoria & Dundas just east of Yonge-Dundas Square Entrance faces Victoria Street Andrew Stewart is the chair of the Fort York Foundation, which is raising awareness and funds for […]