Radio & Television

Sportsnet cuts staff

TORONTO – While many sports fans and others used social media to whipped themselves into a minor frenzy over the weekend, speculating the sudden departure of long time radio host Bob McCown was the harbinger of far more layoffs of on-air staff at Rogers Sportsnet, the truth is that there were some limited cutbacks announced today (Monday), but no additional recognizable faces or voices are included at this time.Cartt.ca has learned approximately 10 staffers were let go today, which includes one full studio crew and two editors.“We are repositioning Sportsnet for the future,” said a Sportsnet spokesperson in an email....
 

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.