NOW Magazine

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    With 422,000 readers every week (VivaData Fall 2015), NOW delivers an essential print and digital package - echoed in social media - that includes a hard-hitting and progressive news section, and intelligent and fresh cultural reporting that often introduces new artists and acts to its readers, as well as the city's most extensive listings.

    Throughout the year, NOW produces a wide range of authoritative editorial guides and special editions that readers refer to time and time again. These include NOW's Restaurant Guide, Back to School Shopping Special, the Toronto International Film Festival Guide, the Readers Choice Best of Toronto Issue and many more. In addition, NOW partners with numerous key cultural events throughout the year, keeping the paper front-and-centre in the minds of readers. Some of NOW's annual sponsorships include TIFF, Fringe Festival, Pride, NXNE, Hot Docs and others.

    As part of its efforts to conserve Canada's and the world's ancient and endangered forests, NOW continues to be committed to publishing on 100 per cent recycled paper with vegetable inks.

    First printed on September 10, 1981, it is Toronto's first and only independent newspaper. 

    HQToronto, CA

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    Kevin Ritchie

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    NOW Magazine has an office in Toronto
    Toronto, CA (HQ)
    192 Spadina Ave
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    Canadian Poets of Colour: A Conversation

    Mawenzi House online event. Speaking points: -What does it mean to be a poet in Canada? -Who is your audience?-Is it worthwhile?-How is your background–cultural, aesthetic–reflected in your poetry? Moderated by Nurjehan Aziz, Publisher of Mawenzi House. Sept 30 at 6 pm. Free. Pre-register.

    Cape Breton Highlands

    “Cape Breton Highlands” exhibition will feature paintings based on sketches and photographs gathered from the hikes during  the  2019 artist residency program sponsored by Cape Breton Highlands National Park and Cape Breton Arts and Crafts Centre.  Artist will be present at the gallery Fridays, Satu…

    Elton John – Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

    Feb 14 & 15, 2022. Time and $TBA. Ticketholders for all postponed performances will receive new event information shortly and all original tickets will be honored at the rescheduled performances.

    Erik Madigan Heck

    The Garden photography exhibition in the gallery and online. Oct 1-24.

    Matti McLean, Lynne Sargent, and Raluca Balasa

    Online triple book launch. Bakka Phoenix, Canada’s oldest science fiction and fantasy bookstore, and Renaissance Press, publisher of diverse Canadian voices, join up to launch three brand new titles by local authors. Readings, a Q&A and panel discussion with the three authors. Oct 4 at 7 pm. Fac…

    Behind the Apron

    Virtual Zoom chat with five Taste Canada shortlisted cookbook authors in celebration of National Cooking Day and in anticipation of the annual Taste Canada Awards. Sept 25 at 7 pm. Pre-register Panel of five cookbook autho…
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    NOW Magazine Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was NOW Magazine founded?

      NOW Magazine was founded in 1981.

    • Who are NOW Magazine key executives?

      NOW Magazine's key executives are Kevin Ritchie.

    • How many employees does NOW Magazine have?

      NOW Magazine has 105 employees.

    • Who are NOW Magazine competitors?

      Competitors of NOW Magazine include The Drinks Business, LAW Publications and Real Leaders.

    • Where is NOW Magazine headquarters?

      NOW Magazine headquarters is located at 192 Spadina Ave, Toronto.

    • Where are NOW Magazine offices?

      NOW Magazine has an office in Toronto.

    • How many offices does NOW Magazine have?

      NOW Magazine has 1 office.