Hewat Retires From CFRB
January 8, 2010 at 4:34 AM (PT)
ASTRAL MEDIA Talk CFRB-A (NEWSTALK 1010)/TORONTO Specialty Sales Manager RON HEWAT has retired after 51 years in the business, reports the TORONTO STAR's CHRIS ZELKOVICH.
HEWAT is best known to the public as a color commentator and play-by-play voice for TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS hockey in the 1960's and early 1970's at the old CKFH-A. He also partnered with LEAFS broadcasting legend and CKFH owner FOSTER HEWITT in HEWPEX, the original holder of radio rights for TORONTO BLUE JAYS baseball, and acted in the 2007 film "AWAY FROM HER."