Radio & Television

Bart Yabsley named new president of Sportsnet

TORONTO - Rogers Media has promoted Bart Yabsley to president of Sportsnet, effective immediately.Yabsley joined Rogers Media in 2014 and was most recently SVP of sports and entertainment partnerships & content distribution.  Prior to joining Rogers Media, he worked at Bell Media/CTV for more than 15 years in senior executive roles including EVP of content sales & distribution, EVP of business planning & distribution, and EVP of CTV Specialty Television Inc.“Bart is a forward-thinking media executive with deep operational excellence, whose strategic vision, key relationships, and experience in all facets of the business will be a driving force in Sportsnet’s...