Radio & Television

Jockless Jack not aimed at format flip: Cardinal

TORONTO – Rogers Media’s Jack FM Toronto dropped its entire roster of on-air talent in a purge last week that does not indicate the station is moving towards a format flip. That’s according to 92.5 program director Pat Cardinal, who chatted with last week. He insisted the station is not flipping and will not revert to all-Christmas music, as some stations in the market have done for the past few years. The hosts let go “are all fine broadcasters,” said Cardinal, who added the station is just going in a new direction. Many of the Jack formats in the...

Our industry and COVID-19

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