TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2018 /CNW/ - Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) is excited to announce that AMI-audio's morning show Live from Studio 5 has joined AMI-tv's morning lineup.
Airing weekdays at 9 a.m. Eastern, Live from Studio 5—hosted by Mike Ross and Joeita Gupta—joins a new platform as television cameras capture the action as it happens in the studio from AMI's Toronto headquarters.
"I'm ecstatic that Live from Studio 5 has joined the AMI-tv platform," says Andy Frank, Manager of AMI-audio. "I'm confident our viewers will embrace Mike, Joeita, our contributors and community reporters the way that our listeners have."
Live from Studio 5 offers the latest national and community news and information from coast to coast and a daily look at technology, health and current affairs. Nothing is off the table as Mike and Joeita discuss breaking news and their opinions regarding them with a stable of contributors. Additionally, community reporters from across the country join Mike and Joeita with local events in the Atlantic, Central, West and Pacific regions.
About the Live from Studio 5 hosts
Mike Ross is a 20-plus year veteran of Canadian radio broadcasting. If Mike's voice sounds familiar to you, it might be because he's the Toronto Maple Leafs' PA announcer. He also loves baseball, cooking and travelling.
Joeita Gupta got her start in broadcasting at CKLN 88.1FM, a community radio station in Toronto, where she hosted a weekly feminist radio show. Being partially sighted, Joeita has always enjoyed listening to the radio and has a true knack for sharing her interest in social justice and inclusion for persons with disabilities on air.
Additional AMI-audio news
- Begin your weekend with The Saturday Morning Gazette, Saturdays at 10 a.m. Eastern. Join Andy Frank, Jeff Ryman, Corinne Van Dusen and Andrika De Lanerolle as they recap the news, sports, entertainment, lifestyle headlines and weather forecast from outlets in Canada and around the world.
- The Neutral Zone goes live! Brock Richardson and his panel of experts engage in an energetic roundtable discussion about Parasports and professional sports news and newsmakers. The Neutral Zone with Brock Richardson, Cam Jenkins, Bret Wills and David Rukavina is broadcast live on Saturdays at 11 a.m. Eastern on AMI-audio.
- Blue Fish Radio with Lawrence Gunther and Enabled with Nancy Zimmer move to Fridays at 8 p.m. Eastern and 8:30 p.m. Eastern, respectively.
AMI-audio — @AMIaudio
Mike Ross — @AMIRossy
Joetia Gupta — @JoeitaGupta
Brock Richardson — @neutralzonebr
Cam Jenkins — @NeutralZoneCamJ
Bret Wills — @NeutralZoneBret
Lawrence Gunther — @LawrenceGunther
Jeff Ryman — @jRymez
Corinne Van Dusen — @CVanDusenNews
Andrika De Lanerolle — @IndieWithAndie
Andy Frank — @AndyFrank55
About Accessible Media Inc.
AMI is a not-for-profit media company that entertains, informs and empowers Canadians who are blind or partially sighted. Operating three broadcast services, AMI-tv and AMI-audio in English and AMI-télé in French, AMI's vision is to establish and support a voice for Canadians with disabilities, representing their interests, concerns and values through accessible media, reflection and portrayal. To learn more visit AMI.ca and AMItele.ca.
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SOURCE Accessible Media Inc. (AMI)
For further information: For media inquiries and information, please contact: Greg David, Communications Specialist, Accessible Media Inc., Greg.David@ami.ca, 647-417-0631