We Are Canada’s Private Broadcasters

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We are the national voice of Canada’s private broadcasters, representing the vast majority of Canadian programming services, including private radio and television stations, networks, specialty, pay and pay-per-view services.

Our vision

The goal of the CAB is to represent and advance the interests of Canada’s private broadcasters in the social, cultural and economic fabric of the country.

Our mission

To serve as the eyes and ears of the private broadcasting community, to advocate and lobby on its behalf and to act as a central point of action on matters of joint interest.

Board of Directors

Carmela Laurignano

Vice-President and Radio Group Manager, Evanov Communications Group

Toronto, ON

Peggy Tabet

Vice-President, Regulatory and Environmental Affairs, Québecor Media Inc.

Montreal, QC

Jonathan Daniels

Vice-President, Regulatory Law, Bell Media Inc.

Toronto, ON

Matt Thompson

Vice-President, Associate General Counsel, Regulatory and Public Policy, Corus Entertainment Inc.

Ottawa, ON

Robin Hildebrand

Vice-President, Human Resources and Regulatory Affairs, Golden West Broadcasting Ltd.

Altona, MB

Susan Wheeler

Vice-President, B2B Distribution and Regulatory, Rogers Media Inc.

Toronto, ON

Kevin Desjardins

Canadian Association of Broadcasters

Ottawa, ON

CEO Radio Council

Troy Reeb

Executive Vice-President, Networks and Content, Corus Entertainment Inc.

Toronto, ON

Cam Cowie

Vice-President and COO, Harvard Broadcasting Inc.

Calgary, AB

Paul Kaye

Vice-President, Music Brands and In-House Production, Rogers Sports & Media

Toronto, ON

Dave Daigle

Vice-President, iHeart Radio, Local CTV News, Bell Media Studios and Pinewood Studios, Bell Media Inc.

Toronto, ON

Bryan Edwards

President (Interim), Vista Broadcast Group Inc.

Courtenay, BC

Elmer Hildebrand

CEO, Golden West Broadcasting Ltd.

Altona, MB

Ian Lurie

President, Radio Stingray

Toronto, ON

Lars Wunsche

Executive Vice-President, Radio and Digital Sales, Evanov Communications

Toronto, ON

Bijoy Samuel

Vice-President and General Manager, South Asian Broadcasting Corporation Inc.

Surrey, BC

Rod Schween

President and General Manager, Jim Pattison Broadcast Group

Kamloops, BC