John Hinnen Upped To VP/News For Rogers Media TV And Radio
June 27, 2012 at 12:38 PM (PT)
ROGERS RADIO VP of News and News CFTR-A (680NEWS)/TORONTO VP/GM JOHN HINNEN is adding duties as VP of News for ROGERS MEDIA TELEVISION AND RADIO, overseeing the company's news operations on radio and TV across CANADA. HINNEN will continue to oversee 680NEWS and news on all 55 ROGERS radio stations and will add oversight of CITYNEWS and CITYNEWS CHANNEL.
"JOHN is one of the industry's most well-respected news leaders, and under his management our ROGERS RADIO news brands have become synonymous with excellence," said President, Broadcast SCOTT MOORE. "United under one vision, JOHN will lead our suite of television and radio news brands into the next generation of news coverage to create an unparalleled audience experience."
"I am thrilled to have this opportunity to work with the outstanding news teams at CITYTV, while at the same time continuing my long and special relationship with all of my radio colleagues," added HINNEN.