Radio & Television

APTN CEO Jean La Rose to step down

WINNIPEG – After 17 years in the job, Jean La Rose, APTN’s CEO, will be leaving the network on Dec. 31, 2019 to pursue new challenges, said APTN board chair Jocelyn Formsma.The announcement comes at a time that suits both the organization and its leader, given the recent renewal of the network’s licence for a five-year term, says the company’s press release.La Rose and the board have been planning for this and his current contract ends in 2019. The announcement will give the organization time to prepare for the transition.“On behalf of the Board, we are very grateful to have...

Our industry and COVID-19

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