Local, national & international news and opinion. A. Dupont 66.6%, M. Leroux 5.0%, Mrs. K. K. Dupont 1.5%, J. C. Kelly 0.1%, J. L. Dupont 0.1%, Montreal Trust Co. 26.7%. Ricky Cyr left CJAD. He went on to work at CFMS Victoria during the 1980’s and then CFAX Victoria in the 1990’s. CJAD launched its own magazine - The New Montrealer.
Changes in the station's prgramming direction resulted in Paul Reid leaving CJAD. In January 1998, all four of CJAD's broadcast towers toppled during The Ice Storm. M5V 2Z5.
He had been suffering from several conditions, including prostate cancer and Alzheimer's disease. CJAD could be heard on the FM station’s HD2 channel. Peter Griffin joined from CHUM-FM in Toronto. His five-hour nightly "Paul Reid's Wonderful World of Music" was to boost the station's rating and earn him a large and faithful audience. Sign-up for this newsletter to get breaking news alerts sent right to your inbox and to get a heads-up on some of the highlights coming-up on the radio station. Former CJAD personality Ted Blackman died October 1. Helene Gougeon left - replaced by Melanie King. Bury, formerly of 940 News Montreal who then worked on contract at CBC Montreal, began at Astral January 4.
George Balcan (who had now dropped the 'e' from his surname) was morning man, Bill Hambley was program director. Doug Williamson was News Director, Ernie Mott was Chief Engineer. It was announced on June 26 that Standard Radio Ltd. would be renamed Standard Broadcasting Corp. Ltd. Douglas W. Williamson was director of news. Sell with CJAD Radio Montreal. Be the first to know!
Until recently, Rick Moffat did the weekday morning sports, Mitch Gallo does the weekday afternoon sports, and Amanda Stein does the weekend morning sports for CJAD as well as TSN 690. He was president of Standard Broadcasting's radio division; president of St. Clair Productions and Eastern Sound Systems; a director of Standard Broadcast Productions, Standard Broadcasting Corp. and Standard Sound Systems (Muzak). He had been program director at CHOM-FM. His successor was Robert Fortier, the VP, Finance. I understand I can withdraw my consent to any of the aforementioned items at any time. On June 27, 2013, after a previous such application had been denied in 2012, the CRTC approved an application by Astral Media Inc. to sell its pay and specialty television channels, conventional television stations and radio stations to BCE Inc., including CJAD. In the past year, the station experimented with a twin engined Cessna Skymaster (fixed-wing) before settling into a piston-engine 2-place Hughes 300 chopper. He had been with the stations for some 20 years. Makos replaces Leslie Roberts, who departs at the end of the week to take an Editor position with a travel & wellness publication. [email protected], Promotions & Contests George Bishop and Lee Fortune (formerly of CKSF Cornwall) also joined the CJAD announcing staff. Andy Barrie left for CFRB Toronto. Shawn Dearn serves as anchor on weekend mornings, and Benson Cook takes over from Pipia on Saturday and Sunday evenings.
Longtime Montreal radio personality Ted Tevan died at age 78. In March, Jean Lapierre died at age 59, in a plane crash that killed six others including his wife and family members. Mac McCurdy persuaded popular CHML Hamilton broadcaster Paul Reid to move to Montreal and join CJAD. / Give your product the PREFERRED spot on the MONTREAL dial...800. Exclusive opportunities for deals and pre-sales.
During the Second World War, he was with RCA Victor in Montreal, testing transmitters for the armed forces. 514-989-2523, Newsroom Standard Broadcasting (CFRB) purchased CJAD. A noted traffic expert and former longtime CJAD traffic reporter is pleased. Mac McCurdy was named program director.
Two specialized shows were heard on weekends: "The Bandstand" with Dick Irvin Jr., and "Starlight Concert" with Rod Dewar. Slaight Communications (J. Allan Slaight) purchased Standard Broadcasting Corporation Ltd. from Argus Corp. (Conrad & Monty Black).
Chris Bury became Program Director/Interim News Director at CJAD.
Bob Dunn joined as sports director from the Montreal Star. Tim Parent, formerly of CJAD, moved within Astral to become News Director/ Assistant Brand Director at Newstalk 610 CKTB.
In 1977 he moved to CBWT-TV.
Ted Blackman was named CJAD's program director. CJAD had planned to share the Columbia (CBS) franchise with CKAC. 514-989-2523, Newsroom or. He was previously the host of The Leslie Roberts Show on CJAD in Montreal, until announcing on December 4, 2018 that he would be leaving the station as of December 21. Rick Leckner began doing traffic reports in October. When he was told he was suspended for a week, Dewar rushed into the studio and quit on-air. Toronto CJAD 800 - Breaking News Alert / What’s On.
Montreal, Canada Area. He had been with Astral Media Radio Toronto’s Virgin Radio and boom 973. In October, Kevin Holden and his wife started "The Matinee" program weekday afternoons. Blackman was the sportscaster who also filled in as program director for a time. He was 60. Hana Gartner joined CJAD in November. A 46-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a series of sexual offenses in Monteregie dating from 2017 to present. Neil McKenty died at age 87. Overnight news is read during the week by James Foster, who is also a frequent fill-in at the morning anchor's desk. Chantal Desjardins joined CJAD Montreal's sports department.
The next move was to 990 kHz. Todd Graham joined CJAD (from CHML Hamilton) as new continuity writer on the production staff. Hollis MacCurdy became chief announcer at CJAD, replacing Terrence O'Dell who left for CKLW in Windsor.
Hamilton Grant was named news editor. 514-790-0800, Reception Traffic’s somehow bearable when you consider that, without it, there would be no need for the warm smile of the always curiously attractive TV traffic reporter.
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