MONTREAL, Aug. 16 /CNW Telbec/ - The entire Corus management team is
excited to welcome Dennis Trudeau as the new 940Montreal morning man! Dennis
is one of Canada's foremost broadcast journalists and interviewers and his
wide experience in the media and his broad coverage of current events gives
him a unique perspective on public affairs and the changing media universe.
As a broadcaster, Dennis worked on national CBC programs such as As It
Happens and Cross-Country Check-up on radio and on The National and Midday on
CBC Television as well as the CBC all-news channel Newsworld. He was also the
long-time host of CBC Montreal's Canada Now. ''Dennis brings world class
experience to mornings on 940 Montreal,'' said Mark Dickie, General Manager of
the station. ''This long time anchorman of CBC Montreal's 6 o'clock news has a
close relationship with the Montreal community and our listeners will be
getting a real treat as of September 3rd,'' added Dickie.
Mario Cecchini, Corus Montreal's Vice-president added, ''At Corus, we
always aim to have the top personalities on-air and with Dennis, we hit a
Airing from 5h30 until 10h00, the morning show will be co-hosted by
Aphrodite Salas. Aphrodite will be leaving her current show on 940Montreal,
Montreal Today, to join Dennis Trudeau for intelligent debates, great
conversations and news.
About Corus Quebec
Corus Quebec is part of Corus Entertainment Inc., and is the largest
private broadcaster of content and information in Quebec. It has stations
throughout the Province of Quebec. According to comScore Media Metrix, the
Internet sites represented by Corus Radio Quebec are used by over 1.5 million
French-speaking Netters and 3.2 million English-language Netters per month
throughout Canada. Corus is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (CJR.B) and
the New York Stock Exchange.
For further information:
For further information: Lucie Brodeur, Information General Manager,
Marketing and Promotions, Corus Québec, (514) 755-7918