Source : Canada NewsWire
Today, CTVglobemedia announced that Chris Gordon has been appointed President of the Company's Radio Division effective immediately.
Mr. Gordon is a dynamic leader who brings to this role almost 25 years of experience in the broadcasting business. He joined CHUM Radio 10 years ago, serving most recently as Vice-President and General Manager, CFRA, TEAM 1200, Majic 100, Bob 93.9 FM while also holding the position as Vice-President and General Manager for A-Channel Ottawa. Prior to joining CHUM, Mr. Gordon held senior radio positions in London and Calgary, building a solid track record of success in both small and large markets.
"We were very fortunate to be able to choose from a number of highly qualified candidates who came forward from our Radio division, a testament to its bench strength. Chris brings a unique mix of skills as a successful operator of a combined radio/tv station group and as a strategist with well developed insights into the future of the fiercely competitive Canadian radio industry. He is a proven team builder and we're proud to have Chris in this role as we look forward to growing this important part of our business," said Ivan Fecan, President and Chief Executive Officer of CTVglobemedia and CEO of CTV Inc.
Mr. Gordon holds a diploma in Radio and Television Arts from Algonquin College. He replaces Duff Roman, who has served as the Acting Head of the CHUM Radio group during the transition period. Mr. Roman will remain with the Company.
"Duff Roman is a true icon of Canadian radio and we thank Duff for his exemplary leadership during this time of transition," said Mr. Fecan.
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