John Tory, Sr. Dies; Board Member Of Rogers, Former Thomson Adviser
April 4, 2011 at 5:39 PM (PT)
Condolences to ASTRAL MEDIA Talk CFRB-A (NEWSTALK 1010)/TORONTO host JOHN TORY on the passing of his father JOHN TORY, SR., who died of a stroke in FLORIDA this weekend at 81.
The elder TORY was an attorney and a member of the board of ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS from 1979 until his death. He was also an adviser to the THOMSON media empire and President of WOODBRIDGE CO., the THOMSON holding company, until 1998. His son is a CFRB host, the former leader of ONTARIO's CONSERVATIVE PARTY, and former President of ROGERS CABLE.