Radio & Television

New Jack promoter

TORONTO - Christopher Randall has been hired as promotion manager for 92.5 JACK FM (Toronto). Randall has 25 years of broadcast promotion experience including being marketing and promotion director of the... Continue Reading

Corus debuts Quebec chopper

MONTREAL – Corus Radio continued its national air support rollout on Monday as its Quebec division today announced the launch of its Montreal traffic helicopter.A Robinson R44 Raven II model... Continue Reading

COMMENTARY: ‘RB responds to 640

I HAD TO WRITE TO SET the record straight. As the operations manager of CFRB I couldn't let what was said (in Tuesday's story on 640 Toronto) pass without comment.Here... Continue Reading

Fox launching new prime time network

NEW YORK - FOX announced Wednesday it will launch My Network TV, a new prime time program network scheduled to debut this fall. News Corp.-owned Fox Television Stations, Inc., and... Continue Reading

Ad complaints down 17.5% in 2005

TORONTO – The gross, the overly sexual and the misleading were – as usual - the top types of advertisements Canadians complained about in 2005. Advertising Standards Canada today released... Continue Reading

Raptors TV wants more games

TORONTO – Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment's basketball channel, Toronto Raptors Network, has applied to the CRTC to let it show more live games. It wants to boost the amount... Continue Reading

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.