Corus Entertainment Inc. is a Canadian-based integrated media and content company that creates, broadcasts, licenses and delivers content across a variety of platforms for audiences around the world. The company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompasses specialty television and radio with additional assets in pay television, television broadcasting, children’s book publishing, children’s animation, animation software, and technology and media services. Corus’ brands include ABC Spark, Cartoon Network (Canada), CMT (Canada), Disney Channel (Canada), HBO Canada, Nickelodeon (Canada), OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network (Canada), TELETOON, Treehouse, W Network, YTV, Historia, La chaîne Disney, Séries+, TÉLÉTOON as well as Nelvana, Kids Can Press, Toon Boom and 39 radio stations including CKNW AM 980, Rock 101, Country 105, 630 CHED, Fresh Radio, JUMP! 106.9, Q107 and 102.1 the Edge.
Corus Entertainment Inc. made its debut on September 1, 1999.
Corus currently has approximately 2,000 full-time, part-time and casual employees.
All of our currently available positions are posted under Careers on our website. Simply follow the instructions at the bottom of each individual job posting.
It was chosen because the word “chorus,” from which it is derived, that describes a group of people working together successfully and in harmony. Likewise, Corus Entertainment is an enterprise composed of many successful and diversified media entertainment businesses.
Our Vision is to be globally recognized as Canada’s most influential entertainment company.
Accountability: We do what we say we’ll do - no excuses. Teamwork: We believe the greatest value is realized when we work together. Initiative: We empower employees to make great things happen. Innovation: We are committed to creative thinking that leads to breakthrough ideas and superior results. Knowledge: We believe in continuous learning and the sharing of our insights and ideas.
Corus Entertainment creatively packages a diversified portfolio of media products and services that add value to our customers. We offer a broad range of content to audiences that are attractive to our advertising customers. Corus Entertainment boasts the strongest collection of radio assets in the country, reaching more people than any other radio group. Our specialty television services have some of the highest audience numbers in the country. Corus owns one of the world's largest producers and distributors of animated children's programming – Nelvana Limited – and we are the leading Canadian publisher of children’s books with Kids Can Press. We also have some of the most-visited entertainment websites in North America. Together, these assets give Corus the ability to reach consumers across Canada and around the world and to build partnerships across all sectors of the broadcasting and entertainment industries.
The President and CEO of Corus Entertainment is Doug Murphy. The directors of Corus Entertainment are Heather Shaw (Executive Chair), Fernand Belisle, Dennis Erker, Mark Hollinger, Barry James, Wendy Leaney, Doug Murphy, Ronald Rogers, Catherine Roozen, Terrance Royer and Julie Shaw. Biographies of all board members are available on the Board of Directors page.
Corus Entertainment is proud to be a Canadian company. While we remain excited about opportunities to export our products and our expertise by partnering or investing in international businesses that are synergistic with ours, current federal regulations limit foreign ownership of Canadian broadcasting and production companies to less than 40%.
Since September 1999, Corus Entertainment has completed more than a dozen acquisitions and divestitures. Some basic highlights of Corus Entertainment’s corporate history can be found on this website under the Our Story section in About Corus. This list is periodically updated.
Corus owns 39 radio stations across the country. A complete list of our stations, including city of origin, call letters and format can be found by clicking on Our Brands in the About Us section of the website.
With a robust portfolio of brands targeted to kids, family, women and pay TV audiences, Corus’ television assets include: YTV, Treehouse, Nickelodeon (Canada), TELETOON (English), ABC Spark, Cartoon Network (Canada) and Disney Channel Canada, W Network, Cosmopolitan TV, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network (Canada), W Movies and CMT (Canada). Additional assets include Sundance Channel (Canada) and Telelatino; Quebec's French-language channels Historia and Séries+, TELETOON and La chaîne Disney ; western Canada’s pay TV service Movie Central, with nine multiplex channels including HBO Canada; and three local over-the-air television stations. Corus’ content is available on multiple platforms and formats.
In addition to television and radio assets, Corus Entertainment also owns Nelvana and Kids Can Press. Corus also have an ownership interest in Toon Boom Animations Inc.
Our goal is to closely align our charitable giving to our business plan and whenever possible, we prefer to support organizations with national scope. We give preference to Canadian registered charities that have been in existence for at least five years, have a Board of Directors, and are audited. All requests must be accompanied by a charitable registration number. For more information about Sponsorships or Donations, please visit the Corporate Social Responsbility of this website.
Yes. Our radio stations and specialty television networks carry PSAs – please contact the individual stations or networks directly.
Please refer to the contact information below for the specific radio station or television network you are interested in.
Director of National Sales
25 Dockside Drive
Fax: (416) 479-7002
Corus Specialty Television
Vice President, Sales
25 Dockside Drive
Telephone: (416) 479-7000
Corus Premium Television
25 Dockside Drive
Telephone: (416) 479-7000
Corus Local Television
General Sales Manager, TV Sales
170 Queen Street
Telephone: (613) 544-2340
Fax: (613) 544-3587
We receive many proposals from various companies on a regular basis. We cannot respond to every call or service proposal. However, if we are interested, we will contact your company for further details. Please visit corusoriginalprogramming.com for more information and guidelines for submitting proposals. Note that mailed submissions will not be accepted. Electronic submission can be sent to:
Scripted Original Programming Coordinator
Women and Family
Unscripted Original Programming Coordinator
Adult Drama and Comedy
Original Programming Coordinator, Movie Central
Please contact our executive head office in Toronto at (416) 479-7000.
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