CBC Radio Names Denise Donlon Exec. Director
September 18, 2008 at 5:27 AM (PT)
DENISE DONLON, one of CANADA's top media executives, has been named Exec. Dir. of CBC RADIO. reports THE MONTREAL GAZETTE. The former head of SONY MUSIC CANADA, DONLON, 52, begins her new role on SEPTEMBER 29th.
She began working at MUCHMUSIC in 1985 as a host/producer and eventually became VP/GM. From 2000 to 2004, she was President of SONY MUSIC CANADA. In 2005, she was named to the CHUM board of directors and was appointed to the Order of CANADA.
"I'm delighted to join CBC, as I've always believed in a strong and vibrant public broadcaster," DONLON said in a statement.