Breakfast Just Got Bigger

KINGSTON – 96.3 BIG FM is pleased to announce that Brian Bailey will be joining the morning show team. Beginning Monday, October 31, Bailey will broadcast live with fan-favourite, Jenn Ferguson from the radio station in Kingston. THE BIG BREAKFAST will continue to air from 6:00 10:00 a.m. on weekdays. Bailey has also taken on managerial responsibilities and now has oversight of programming for 96.3 BIG FM and Fresh 104.3.

Bailey, a seasoned radio host, began his career in Sudbury, ON before moving to Red Deer, AB and later, Victoria, BC. During his time at Kool FM in Victoria, he was named On-Air Talent of the Year 2013 at the Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards. Next, he moved to Toronto to help launch Indie88 where he remained with the team until earlier this year. Since then, Bailey has been working on a podcast called Brian Does The Neighbourhood, reporting for the Canadian Traffic Network and hosting weekends on 93.5 The Move.

“As we all know, breakfast is the most important meal of the day and we’re thrilled to welcome Brian Bailey to the table,” said Chris Sisam, VP, Corus Radio East. “Brian and Jenn are sure to make your mornings brighter.”

Continue to tune-in to 96.3 BIG FM on the radio or online at: http://www.963bigfm.com/ and stay up-to-date on the latest with Twitter: @963bigfm and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/963bigfm/.

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96.3 BIG FM is part of the Corus Entertainment Network.

About Corus Entertainment Inc.

Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B), a leading media and content company that creates and delivers high quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world. The company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompasses 45 specialty television services, 39 radio stations, 15 conventional television stations, a global content business, digital assets, live events, children’s book publishing, animation software, technology and media services. Corus’ roster of premium brands includes Global Television, W Network, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network Canada, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY®, Showcase, National Geographic Channel, Q107, CKNW AM 980, Fresh Radio, Disney Channel Canada, YTV and Nickelodeon Canada. Visit Corus at www.corusent.com.

For media inquiries or more information, please contact:

Hayley Waldman
Global News & Corus Radio
416.967.3128
hayley.waldman@corusent.com


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