2015

Our unique position as an integrated broadcaster, producer and distributor of content – what we call the Corus Advantage – positioned us well in 2015 to extend our capabilities into new segments of content creation in order to drive growth. Owning and controlling more content remained a cornerstone of our plan and led to transformational long-term deals with powerhouse media giants and increased international expansion of our own slate of original programming.

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2014

In 2014, Corus sees immediate benefits as it seamlessly integrates its new television and radio assets into its broadcast operations. At the same time, the company continues to invest in complementary businesses that give Corus access to new areas of growth and capitalize on emerging markets.

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2013

2013 is a pivotal year for the company as it expands into the Quebec specialty television market and achieves its long standing goal to acquire radio stations in the nation’s capital.

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2012

Supporting and enriching the communities that the company serves is an integral part of Corus Entertainment. The company has a long history of corporate social responsibility that encompasses employees, the community, the environment and the industry.

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2011

Corus believes that its employees are the cornerstone of the company. Creating a work environment that embodies the company’s core values, fosters a collaborative and inclusive culture and encourages a passion for learning, fuels personal, professional and corporate growth.

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2010

2010 ushers in the beginning of a new era for Corus as it opens its doors to Corus Quay, the company’s state-of-the-art production, broadcast and distribution facility located on Toronto’s waterfront. With its launch, Corus Quay is hailed as a model for broadcast and content operations around the world.

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2009

As the company reaches its 10th anniversary, Corus cements its position as a growing force in the Canadian media industry with new services and greater access to its content on multiple platforms.

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2008

2008 is another year of firsts for Corus as the company expands with the launch of three new channels.

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2007

Partnerships are a key strategic focus for the company, which has gained a strong reputation as a trusted partner of choice in Canadian and international markets.

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2006

2006 is another outstanding year for Corus as the company achieves record-high revenues and segment profit. To enhance its position in the kids’ space, Corus acquires an additional stake in TELETOON, increasing its ownership in the popular animation channel to 50%.

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2005

In 2005, Corus is a market leader in television and radio. The numbers speak for themselves. W Network is Canada’s #1 specialty channel for women. YTV and Treehouse are both #1 with their kids and preschool audiences. Home to toprated stations in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg and Toronto, Corus’ growing network of radio stations leads the market and is #1 in Canada for audience reach and tune-in.

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2004

Corus reaches a milestone as it celebrates its fifth anniversary. With a rapidly growing asset base, the company is now a major player in the Canadian broadcasting arena, as well as a world class content creator and rights holder in the international kids and family marketplace.

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2003

Corus continues to expand its footprint internationally with the sale of Nelvana’s kids content in more than 160 countries and 50 languages around the world.

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2002

Fuelled by strategic acquisitions and a strong operating discipline, Corus emerges as a leading vertically integrated entertainment company with an impressive collection of radio, television and content offerings.

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2001

Just two years into its existence, Corus is heralded as a vibrant new presence on the media landscape. The move into content, with the acquisition of Nelvana, not only provides programming for Corus’ own kids services, it also creates a gateway for the company’s expansion into international markets.

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2000

The first 12 months are a period of transformational growth. Through a series of strategic acquisitions, Corus adds over $1 billion in market capital to the company in its first year alone.

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