Radio & Television

Wilson named CBC Sports chief

TORONTO – Chris Wilson has been appointed as executive director, sports and Olympics at the CBC.Wilson (pictured) has been leading the sports team as interim head since January when former ED Greg Stremlaw left.During his time as the interim boss, “he has proven to be a thoughtful leader and a wonderful team builder,” said CBC EVP English Services, Barb Williams, in an announcement to staff on Tuesday.“Chris' enthusiasm for this role has been infectious; he has fostered productive relationships with leaders right across our organization and his knowledge and experience from the business side of sports have led to finding...
 

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.