Radio / Television News

Gold Ribbon finalists unveiled

OTTAWA - The Canadian Association of Broadcasters’ Gold Ribbon Awards honour achievement in broadcasting in various categories including community service, breaking news, humour, public affairs, and promotion of Canadian talent.... Continue Reading

10x more power

BARRIE, Ont. – A technical overhaul completed this week has boosted and clarified the signal of Corus Radio station B101. The recently completed upgrades include an increase in broadcast power... Continue Reading

Vision launches new diversity site

TORONTO – Multi-faith, multicultural, specialty service VisionTV has introduced a new web site to highlight its array of diversity initiatives. This week’s launch of the site (www.visiontv.ca/Diversity/index.htm) coincides with the... Continue Reading

CSR hires from suds community

TORONTO - Canadian Satellite Radio today appointed former Coors Canada marketer Colin Bettam as senior vice-president of marketing and sales. In this role, Bettam will be responsible for overseeing all... Continue Reading

Astral bottles up Bogias

TORONTO - Astral Television Networks has appointed Nick Bogias as director, affiliate marketing, announced Domenic Vivolo, senior vice-president, marketing and sales.In this role, Bogias (pictured) and his team will be... Continue Reading

CPAC’s portable politics

OTTAWA - CPAC announced today that PrimeTime Politics, Revue Politique and the House of Commons' Question Period will be made available as podcasts. Podcasting (named for the ubiquitous iPod) is... Continue Reading