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About Shaw Media

About Shaw Media

Shaw Media is home to many of Canada's most-loved television brands. Our conventional television network, Global Television, reaches almost 100% of Canadians and is complimented by 19 specialty networks including HGTV Canada, Food Network, History Television and Showcase. These brands inform, enlighten and entertain consumers with a roster of hit shows, including: House, Glee, Survivor, Top Chef Canada, Holmes on Homes and Entertainment Tonight Canada, plus offer viewers strong local and national news programming. Global National, our early-evening national newscast, is Canada's most-watched news program with almost a million viewers every weekday. Global also has successful local news programs in markets coast-to-coast, with 11 television stations in markets from Vancouver to the Maritimes.


Beyond the traditional airwaves, we offer Canadians access to full episodes of their preferred programs through more than 20 multi-media websites, four dedicated Video on Demand channels and a growing number of mobile applications.


Over 27 million Canadians a week count on us for their news, information and entertainment and we're engaging with them on every platform they seek.

About HGTV

About HGTV

HGTV is the hottest address for the most compelling and entertaining stories about the connections people have with the places they call home. HGTV’s hit series follow people through the emotional highs and lows of reno rescues, jaw-dropping transformations and property pursuits with the channel’s most trusted celebrity hosts and experts by their side. Home is where the drama of life unfolds, and HGTV is there to capture it all.


HGTV.ca is the online destination for all things related to the home. HGTV.ca is the source for helpful articles, inspirational photos, do-it-yourself project plans, expert advice, engaging blog posts, videos of your favourite HGTV shows, information about HGTV programs and hosts, and much more. Informative, interesting, fun, and interactive, HGTV.ca is a must-click destination for any home and lifestyle enthusiast.

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HGTV is offered in standard definition (SD) and high definition (HD) - for people looking for inspirational and entertaining home-related content.

HGTV is available with distributors across Canada. For more details, please contact your television service provider.

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Are you looking for an exciting job opportunity? We may have just the role you're looking for. To go directly to a listing of the employment opportunities we currently have available, please visit http://shawmedia.ca/careers.

Original Programming Submissions

SUBMISSIONS POLICY: Shaw Media does not accept and/or review unsolicited creative material of any kind. Any unsolicited materials sent to us by any means whatsoever will be returned unread and/or discarded at Shaw Media's sole discretion. Please do not submit materials via this website or email. We assume absolutely no responsibility relating thereto and will not respond to any unsolicited submissions sent via this website or email.

To pitch an original series to HGTV Canada, please refer to our FAQ page here.

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