Good luck Mark and enjoy the ride!
Corus Entertainment Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Dickie as General Manager of Corus’ radio stations in Ottawa and Cornwall, effective February 3, 2014.
In his new role, Mark will be responsible for providing strong leadership and strategic direction to the Ottawa radio stations, CKQB-FM and CJOT-FM, and the Cornwall stations CJSS-FM and CFLG-FM.
“Last week, we were pleased to receive approval on the acquisition of the radio stations CKQB-FM and CJOT-FM, which will close January 31, 2014, enabling Corus to enter the important Ottawa radio market,” said Mario Cecchini, President, Corus Média and Head of Eastern Ontario, Radio and Television. “Mark’s more than 20 years of experience managing major-market stations and delivering strong results will be of tremendous value to our new Ottawa stations and to the Cornwall market.”
Most recently, Mark was General Manager/General Sales Manager of 92.5 The Beat in Montreal. Previously, Mark held the position of General Manager/General Sales Manager, Q92/940 Montreal. Mark began his broadcast career in Halifax at CHNS/Country 101. About Corus Entertainment Inc. Corus Entertainment Inc. is a Canadian-based media and entertainment company that creates, broadcasts and licenses content across a variety of platforms for audiences around the world. The Company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompasses specialty television and radio with additional assets in pay television, television broadcasting, children’s book publishing, children’s animation and animation software. Corus’ brands include YTV, TELETOON, ABC Spark, W Network, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network (Canada), HBO Canada, Historia and Séries+, as well as Nelvana, Kids Can Press, Toon Boom and 37 radio stations including CKNW AM 980, 99.3 The FOX, Country 105, 630 CHED, Fresh FM London, Q107 and 102.1 the Edge. A publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (CJR.B). Experience Corus on the web at www.corusent.com.