Radio & Television

Torres Media Group names new executive programming advisor

OTTAWA — Independent broadcaster Torres Media Group announced last week Danny Kingsbury (above) has been hired for a new role as executive programming advisor. With more than 41 years of experience in Canadian radio, Kingsbury is a former vice-president, general manager and director at Rogers Sports and Media, where he most recently worked as national format director for rock radio, according to a press release announcing his appointment. His experience ranges “from on-air, programming, promotion, digital strategies, regulatory, administration, to sales, (and) operations,” the release says. “We are excited to have Danny guiding our station programming. His knowledge of radio,...

Our industry and COVID-19

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