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Encyclopedia > Corus Entertainment
Corus Entertainment
Type Public TSXCJR.B NYSECJR
Founded Toronto, Ontario (1999)
Headquarters Toronto, Ontario
Key people John M. Cassaday
President / CEO
Heather Shaw
Executive Chair
Industry Media
Products Broadcasting, Advertising, Publishing, Television production
Revenue $174.73 million CAD
Employees 3000 (2007)
Website www.corusent.com

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Corus is aleading Canadian specialty television and radio producer, with additional assets in pay television, advertising and digital audio services, television broadcasting, children's book publishing and children's animation. The company’s multimedia entertainment brands include YTV, Treehouse, W Network, Movie Central, SCREAM, Nelvana, Kids Can Press and radio stations including CKNW, CKOI and Q107. Corus creates engaging branded entertainment experiences for its audiences across multiple platforms. Corus Entertainment's voting majority is held by the company's founder JR Shaw and his family, which also owns Shaw Communications, from which Corus was spun off in 1999. “Pay TV” redirects here. ... Broadcasting is the distribution of audio and video signals (programs) to a number of recipients (listeners or viewers) that belong to a large group. ... This article is about the Canadian television network. ... Treehouse TV is a Canadian preschool television station. ... W Network (often referred to as simply W) is a Canadian cable specialty television channel based in Toronto, Ontario aimed at women. ... Movie Central is a Canadian premium television service available in Western Canada and the territories which was launched on April 1, 2001, and is owned by Corus Entertainment. ... Scream is a Canadian category 2 digital cable television channel owned by Corus Entertainment and Alliance Atlantis Communications. ... Nelvana Limited is a Canadian entertainment company, founded in 1971, that is well-known for its work in childrens animation, among many things. ... CKNW is the leading talk radio station in Vancouver, British Columbia. ... CKOI-FM is a French language Canadian radio station located in Montreal, Quebec. ... CILQ-FM is a radio station, broadcasting at 107. ... JR Shaw (born 1934 in Brigden, Ontario) is a Canadian businessman. ... Shaw Communications Inc. ...

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Television

Conventional television stations

Murney Tower, Kingston The Fort Henry Guard performing an historical demonstration The Prince George Hotel. ... CKWS is an affiliate of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in Kingston, Ontario, providing coverage to Eastern Ontario from Campbellford to Morrisburg and from Perth to Oswego, New York in the United States. ... Nickname: Motto: Dat natura, elaborant artes (Nature Provides, Industry Develops) Map of Ontario with Peterborough indicated with a red dot Coordinates: Country Canada  Province Ontario  County Peterborough County Established 1819 - Scotts Plains Incorporated as town 1850 - Peterborough Incorporated as city July 1, 1905 Government  - Mayor Paul Ayotte  - MP Dean... CHEX-TV is a television station in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, and an affiliate of the CBC Television network. ... Oshawa (estimated 2004 population 150 000; metropolitan population 296 298) is a city on Lake Ontario located approximately 60 km east of downtown Toronto in Ontario, Canada. ... The Regional Municipality of Durham, commonly called Durham Region (2003 population 525,000), is a regional political area located east of Toronto, Ontario. ... CHEX-TV-2, branded as Channel 12 Durham (for its cable position; its broadcast channel is 22), is a CBC-affiliated television station in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, serving the Durham Region. ...

Specialty television services

In addition, Corus also has an ownership interest in Qubo, a United States-based children's programming block and digital television network. Treehouse TV is a Canadian cable television specialty channel with programming targeted towards preschoolers that launched on November 1, 1997. ... W Network (often referred to as simply W) is a Canadian cable specialty television channel based in Toronto, Ontario aimed at women. ... This article is about the Canadian television network. ... CMT is a Canadian cable television specialty channel, which airs programming devoted to country music; in the form of music videos, award shows, concerts, television series, and more. ... Discovery Kids Canada is a Canadian category 2 digital cable television channel with educational programming for children such as Girlz TV, Popular Mechanics for Kids, Magic School Bus and more. ... Scream is a Canadian category 2 digital cable television channel owned by Corus Entertainment and Alliance Atlantis Communications. ... Telelatino, also referred to as TLN, is a Canadian-based Italian- and Spanish-language cable television specialty channel. ... For the French-Canadian version of this television channel, see Télétoon (Canada). ... Food Network is a Canadian English language cable television specialty channel with programming related to food, cooking and the food industry. ... qubo (kyoo-bo, originally called Smart Place for Kids until August 23, 2006[1]) is the name of the childrens programming endeavor involving three broadcast networks, a new digital television network, and numerous childrens entertainment producers. ...


Premium television services

Movie Central is a Canadian premium television service available in Western Canada and the territories which was launched on April 1, 2001, and is owned by Corus Entertainment. ... Movie Central is a Canadian premium television service available in Western Canada and the territories which was launched on April 1, 2001, and is owned by Corus Entertainment. ...

Radio stations

For the electoral district, see Barrie (electoral district). ... This article belongs in one or more categories. ... CIQB-FM is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts an hot adult contemporary format at 101. ... Motto: Stand By Coordinates: , Country Canada Province Ontario Region Halton Regional Municipality Established 1874 Government  - Mayor Cam Jackson  - Governing Body Burlington City Council  - MPs Mike Wallace (CPC), Garth Turner (Liberal)  - MPPs Joyce Savoline (PC), Ted Chudleigh (PC) Area  - City 187 km²  (72 sq mi) Population (2006)  - City 164,415 (Ranked... CJXY is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 107. ... Calgary is a city in the province of Alberta, Canada. ... CFGQ is a Canadian radio station broadcasting at 107. ... CHQR is a radio station owned by Corus Entertainment operating in Calgary, Alberta. ... CKRY is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts country music at 105. ... For the electoral district, see Cambridge (electoral district). ... CJDV, branded as 107. ... Map showing location of Collingwood in Ontario The town of Collingwood is located on the southern point of Georgian Bay, known as Nottawasaga Bay. ... CKCB-FM is a radio station in Collingwood, Ontario with an adult contemporary format broadcasting at 95. ... Location of Cornwall in the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario Coordinates: , Country Province Founded 1784 Government  - Mayor Bob Kilger Population (2006)  - Total 45,965 (Ranked 100)  - Metro 58,485   source: Statistics Canada Time zone EST (UTC-5)  - Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4) Website: http://www. ... CFLG is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts at 104. ... CJSS is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts at 101. ... CJUL-AM broadcasts from Cornwall, Ontario and is owned by Corus Entertainment. ... Edmonton is the capital of the Canadian province of Alberta, situated in the north central region of the province, an area with some of the most fertile farm land on the prairies. ... CHED is a talk radio station in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, broadcasting at 630 on the AM dial. ... CHQT is a radio station in Edmonton, Alberta, broadcasting its signal on 880 kHz AM with an ERP of 50,000 watts. ... CKNG, broadcasting at 92. ... CISN is an FM radio station that broadcasts on 103. ... Motto: Ursus super montem ivit Area: 342. ... CJRC is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Gatineau, Quebec (near Ottawa, Ontario). ... Nickname: Motto: Faith, Fidelity and Progress Coordinates: , Country Canada Province Ontario County Wellington County City Wards There are 6 Wards Founded April 23, 1827 Incorporated April 23, 1879 Government  - Mayor Karen Farbridge (elected November 2006)  - Governing Body Guelph City Council  - MPs Brenda Chamberlain (LPC)  - MPPs Liz Sandals (OLP) Area  - City... MAGIC 106. ... Please wikify (format) this article or section as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Location in the province of Ontario, Canada Coordinates: , Country Province Incorporated June 9, 1846[1] Government  - Mayor Fred Eisenberger  - City Council Hamilton City Council  - MPs List of MPs Dean Allison Chris Charlton David Christopherson Wayne Marston David Sweet  - MPPs List of MPPs Sophia Aggelonitis Andrea... CHML is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 900 AM in Hamilton, Ontario. ... CING is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts at 95. ... Murney Tower, Kingston The Fort Henry Guard performing an historical demonstration The Prince George Hotel. ... CFFX is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at FM 104. ... CFMK is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 96. ... , The City of Kitchener (IPA ) is a city in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ... CKBT is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 91. ... For other places with the same name, see London (disambiguation). ... CFPL, or AM980, is a radio station owned by Corus Entertainment and based in London, Ontario, Canada that transmits at 10,000 watts at 980 kHz on the AM dial. ... CFPL-FM, or FM96, is a radio station owned by Corus Entertainment and based in London, Ontario, Canada that transmits at 179,000 watts at 95. ... Montmagny is a city in the Montmagny Regional County Municipality within the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec. ... CFEL-FM is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Montmagny, Quebec. ... Nickname: Motto: Concordia Salus (well-being through harmony) Coordinates: , Country Province Region Montréal Founded 1642 Established 1832 Government  - Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area [1][2][3]  - Total 365. ... CFQR-FM is an English language Canadian radio station located in Montreal, Quebec. ... CHMP-FM is a French language Canadian radio station located in Montreal, Quebec. ... CINF is a French language Canadian radio station located in Montreal, Quebec. ... CINW is an English language Canadian radio station located in Montreal, Quebec. ... CKAC is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Montreal, Quebec. ... CKOI-FM is a French language Canadian radio station located in Montreal, Quebec. ... Nickname: Motto: Dat natura, elaborant artes (Nature Provides, Industry Develops) Map of Ontario with Peterborough indicated with a red dot Coordinates: Country Canada  Province Ontario  County Peterborough County Established 1819 - Scotts Plains Incorporated as town 1850 - Peterborough Incorporated as city July 1, 1905 Government  - Mayor Paul Ayotte  - MP Dean... CKRU-AM is a radio station at AM 980 KHz in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with an oldies and talk format branded as 980 KRUZ, owned by Corus Entertainment. ... CKWF is a radio station in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. ... Nickname: Motto: Don de Dieu feray valoir (I shall put Gods gift to good use; the Don de Dieu was Champlains ship) Coordinates: , Country Province Agglomeration Quebec City Statute of the city Capitale-Nationale Administrative Region Capitale-Nationale Founded 1608 by Samuel de Champlain Constitution date 1833 Government... CFOM-FM is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Quebec City, Quebec. ... CHRC is a French language Canadian radio station located in Quebec City, Quebec. ... Saguenay (officially Ville de Saguenay) is a city (2001 population: 148,050) in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec, Canada, on the Saguenay River, about 200 kilometres north of Quebec City. ... CKRS is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Saguenay, Quebec. ... Saint-Jérôme, Quebec is a town in Quebec, near Mirabel, about 40 kilometers (25 miles) northwest of Montreal along Autoroute des Laurentides. ... CIME-FM is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Saint-Jérôme, Quebec, about 40 kilometres north of Montreal. ... “Sherbrooke” redirects here. ... CHLT is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Sherbrooke, Quebec. ... St. ... CFHK-FM, or Fresh FM, is a radio station owned by Corus Entertainment and transmitting from St. ... CFMJ is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 640 on the AM dial in Toronto, Ontario. ... CFNY-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 102. ... CILQ-FM is a radio station, broadcasting at 107. ... Location City Information Established: January 1, 2002 Area: 228. ... CHLN is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Trois-Rivières, Quebec. ... This article refers to the city in British Columbia, Canada. ... CFMI is a broadcast radio station in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... CFOX-FM (identified on air and in print as 99. ... CHMJ (identified on air as AM730) is a Canadian radio station in the Greater Vancouver region of British Columbia currently owned by Corus Entertainment. ... CKNW is the leading talk radio station in Vancouver, British Columbia. ... Motto: Template:Unhide = Unum Cum Virtute Multorum (One With the Strength of Many) Location City Information Established: 1738 (Fort Rouge), 1873 (City of Winnipeg) Area: 465. ... CJKR is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 97. ... CJOB is a talk radio station located at 680 kHz on the AM band in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. ... CJZZ is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 99. ... Woodstock (2005 population: 34,000) is a city and the county seat of Oxford County in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ... CKDK FM, or The Hawk, is a radio station owned by Corus Entertainment and based in London, Ontario, Canada that transmits at N/A watts at 103. ...

Production

  • Nelvana; a production and distribution company of children's animation programs

Nelvana Limited is a Canadian entertainment company, founded in 1971, that is well-known for its work in childrens animation, among many things. ...

Publishing

  • Kids Can Press; a children's book publishing company

Advertising

  • Corus Custom Networks; a television advertising service

Other

  • Max Trax; a digital television music radio service

MaxTrax is a Canadian digital broadcasting service, which offers music channels, each devoted to a particular genre of music, for distribution with digital cable or direct broadcast satellite services. ...

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References


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Corus Entertainment - definition of Corus Entertainment in Encyclopedia (142 words)
Corus Entertainment is a Canadian entertainment company, headquarted in Calgary, Alberta, which owns television networks, digital music channels and 50 radio stations across Canada.
Corus also owns Nelvana Limited, a producer and distributor of children's programming.
Corus is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the stock symbol CJR.B and on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol CJR.
Corus Entertainment, Inc. stock - The gift of a single share. (137 words)
Corus Entertainment has specialty television and radio businesses, and owns Nelvana Limited, a producer and distributor of children's programming and products.
Corus Entertainment offers a specialty television lineup that is intended to entertain Canadians of all ages.
Corus Entertainment's radio stations offer a range of formats for music enthusiasts, from traditional and new country to classic rock, from recent hits to favorite oldies to groundbreaking new groups.
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