Cable & Telecom

Obituary: Former Shaw executive Ken Stein

TORONTO – Ken Stein, former senior vice-president of corporate and regulatory affairs at Shaw Communications, died last week of cancer. He was 76.After a career as a senior public servant, where he worked closely with former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney as deputy secretary to the federal cabinet for a stretch, Stein was hired in 1991 as president of the former Canadian Cable Television Association. He then joined Shaw in 1995 and remained a key builder of the company until his retirement in 2011.He also served on the board of the Shaw Rocket Fund and was the long-time chairman of the...

Our industry and COVID-19

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