Cable & Telecom

White gets new prez

MARKHAM - Cygnal Technologies has hired Jack Van Kessel as president and general manager of White Radio, effective immediately. Van Kessel brings to White Radio, a national distributor of products in the audio/video, communications, telecom, wireless, and TDM and contractor markets, more than 25 years of experience managing supply chain and logistics operations. Most recently, he was vice-president and general manager of the hardware division of CanWel Building Materials, with overall responsibility for a 600-employee business that supplied 40,000 products to an independent dealer network and generated nearly $200 million of revenues annually, says the Cygnal release. He was also...

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.