ABOUT US

Torstar Syndication Services (TSS) provides value-added services to publishers, companies, governments and consumers by collecting, packaging and distributing content. Activities also include managing content rights, and marketing and licensing content.

The largest syndicate in Canada, in operation for over 90 years, TSS provides excellent editorial content to newspapers and other media. Whether it’s material produced by Torstar writers and columnists, comics and features from King Features Syndicate NYC – a division of Hearst Corporation, or content submitted by Canadian creators on a freelance basis, TSS is proud to provide editors with quality syndicated material on which they can rely.

Your Torstar Syndication Services Team

Senior manager for Torstar Syndication Services; NYT; Starweek and new Editorial product development

Ed Cassavoy
Director of Content Strategy & Partnerships
The Toronto Star / Metro / Metroland / Torstar Syndication Services
One Yonge St., Toronto, ON M5E 1E6
(416) 869-4307 /ecassavoy@thestar.ca
– Torstar Syndication Services and King Features Syndicate (including content and contracts)
– Content to Aggregators (Including, Infomart; ProQuest; Factiva; Dow Jones, Ebsco, and Gale)
– The New York Times Supplement
– Starweek TV magazine
– New Editorial product and content development
Product marketing specialist, invoicing, technical and content support

 

Mariya Vadera (On maternity leave)

Alessandra Dimaano
Specialist – Content Products
Content Strategy & Partnerships
The Toronto Star/ Metro/ Metroland/ Torstar Syndication Services
One Yonge St., 5th Floor Toronto, ON M5E 1E6
(416) 869-4813 / adimaano@thestar.ca
Please contact for:
– Star Opt-In product general inquiries – New York Times Supplement and Starweek
– Technical queries & content uploads — regarding syndicated features on www.esyndicate.ca
– Invoicing and payment inquiries (includes creators, vendors and freelancers):
– Toronto Star Page Archive (ProQuest); marketing; general syndicate inquiries
– customer service and sales support
Syndication sales and editorial liaison, licensing, reprints, permissions

Mike Kelly
Sales Representative — Content Syndication
Content Strategy & Partnerships
The Toronto Star / Metro / Metroland / Torstar Syndication Services
One Yonge St., Toronto, ON M5E 1E6
(416) 869-4994 / mkelly@thestar.ca
(cell) 647-648-7871
Please contact for

-King Features Syndicate
– customer service and sales support
– Inquires for sales of syndicated features
– Licensing and reprint rights for Torstar Syndicate and King Features
– Licensing and permissions for Toronto Star & Metro News editorial content
-Submissions for new editorial syndicated features (including comics, puzzles, and text)
– Technical and editorial queries of syndicated content