Radio & Television

Dr. Keast retires from CHUM’s Access

EDMONTON – The founding president and CEO of Learning and Skills Television of Alberta, Dr. Ron Keast, retired from his post at the end of August, LTA owner CHUM Ltd. announced today. Dr. Keast has led the company since it was incorporated in 1994 to purchase and privatize Alberta’s provincial educational television service, ACCESS. Over the last eleven years Access Media Group has expanded with the addition of national television services Canadian Learning Television, BookTelevision and CourtTV Canada, multimedia educational distribution division Distribution Access, and The Learning Annex Canada. Dr. Keast will have a continuing involvement as a member of...