News and Events
October 12, 2017

Natalie Clancy has resigned as Vice-President of the CBC Branch, and this creates a vacancy to be filled on the Branch Executive Council. We are now accepting nominations for the position of CMG VP at CBC. The successful candidate will… Read more »

September 28, 2017

The Canadian Media Guild (CMG) is encouraged by Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly’s recognition of the foundational and central role of CBC/Radio-Canada in the country’s media and cultural system. In her announcement today, the Minister acknowledged that, “Never before has a… Read more »

September 21, 2017

Our union is again offering some Retirement Readiness Lunch & Learns for those who are within a decade of retirement. This is an opportunity to look at some life decisions you might consider as retirement nears. Financial planning is only… Read more »

July 22, 2017

July 21, 2017 Calum McLeod has been elected as the Canadian Media Guild’s new National Secretary-Treasurer in the by-election held July 19-20. With 133 ballots cast, Calum obtained 87 votes (65.4%), and Tony Germin received 46 votes (34.6%). Calum is… Read more »

June 29, 2017

June 29, 2017 CBC management has announced a new increase to the contributions we as employees make to the CBC  pension plan. Employee contributions have now been raised 25% since 2015 in order to get to a 50/50 contribution split… Read more »

June 29, 2017

June 29, 2017 As of the end of the nomination period, there are two candidates for the role of Secretary-Treasurer, a position on the CMG National Executive Committee (NEC). In alphabetical order: • Tony Germin • Calum McLeod The successful candidate will… Read more »

June 22, 2017
June 21, 2017

As champions of public broadcasting and CBC/Radio-Canada, we at the Canadian Media Guild (CMG) are encouraged that the Minister of Canadian Heritage, Mélanie Joly, has announced an Independent Advisory Committee for Appointments to the CBC/Radio-Canada Board of Directors. CMG has… Read more »

June 21, 2017

The Canadian Media Guild will soon have a vacancy on our union’s National Executive Committee (NEC) for the position of Secretary-Treasurer. CMG members have until this Friday, June 23 to submit nominations. The successful candidate will serve until the current… Read more »

June 13, 2017

June 12, 2017 Our Joint Employment Equity Committee recently met with the management team responsible for increasing equity in hiring at CBC/Radio-Canada. This Committee has been in existence since 1988-1989. We are mandated through the Federal Employment Equity Act and… Read more »