KIRSTINE STEWART

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On A Wing And A Tweet

A lot of hashtags have happened since Twitter set up shop in Canada a year ago -- from #Wearewinter to #Inadrunkenstupor, Canadians have expressed national highs and lows together in 140 characters or...

Happy Birthday Twitter!

Happy Birthday Twitter. The social network turned eight earlier this week. HuffPost Canada spoke to Twitter Canada's Kirstine Stewart about why Canadians love the social network, embarrassing first tw...
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How to Tweet Your Way to the C-Suite

What do you learn when you spend eight hours with a top business leader? Samantha Sim, a fourth-year journalism student at Toronto's Ryerson University, spent the day shadowing Kirstine Stewart, managing director of Twitter in Canada. Ms. Sim found that the executive schedule was filled with speeches, cab rides and tweets.
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CBC Gets A New Boss

Heather Conway has been picked as the next executive vice-president of English-language services of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. The executive vice-president of English-language services is...
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CBC Loses Senior Exec To Twitter

In a sign of the growing influence of social media, the head of CBC’s English language services has left to become managing director of Twitter’s Canadian operations. “I’ve had some of the happiest mo...