OTTAWA, Feb. 14 /CNW/ - On February 1, the national public broadcaster
unveiled its five-year strategy, Everyone, Every way. The plan focuses on three priorities: network programming, services to
the country's regions and digital platforms.
"Our strategy is ultimately about deepening our relationship with
Canadians on every level and in every way," explains Hubert T. Lacroix,
President and CEO of CBC/Radio-Canada. "Media coverage has been broad,
so hopefully Canadians have a sense of what they can expect from their
public broadcaster over the next five years."
Now that word of the strategy is out, CBC/Radio-Canada is especially
interested in hearing what Canadians have to say about it by way of an
"Deepening our relationships means engaging with our audiences and with
Canadians. I'm very much looking forward to having people tell us what
they think of our strategy for the future, so that we can factor their
input into our plans," adds Lacroix.
Canadians have until March 31 to provide their thoughts and input on Everyone, Every way, at www.cbc.radio-canada.ca/strategy2015/
CBC/Radio-Canada is Canada's national public broadcaster and one of its
largest cultural institutions. The Corporation is a leader in reaching
Canadians on new platforms and delivers a comprehensive range of radio,
television, Internet and satellite-based services. Deeply rooted in the
regions, CBC/Radio-Canada is the only domestic broadcaster to offer
diverse regional and cultural perspectives in English, French and eight
Aboriginal languages, plus seven languages for international audiences.
In 2011, CBC/Radio-Canada is celebrating 75 years of serving Canadians
and being at the centre of the democratic, social and cultural life of
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