Radio & Television

Canwest loses three board members

WINNIPEG – Three members of the Canwest board of directors, including siblings David and Gail Asper, have resigned to pursue other interests and to help reduce the board’s size as the company undergoes restructuring.Lisa Pankratz, who was chair of Canwest’s pension committee and a member of its audit committee, has also left the board.  The positions will not be filled, the company said in a statement.Canwest’s president and CEO Leonard Asper, who is also a director, will continue to serve in each of his present positions with the company and its subsidiaries.  The remaining board members, Derek Burney, David Drybrough,...

Our industry and COVID-19

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