ROCK 101 IS #1 WITH LISTENERS IN VANCOUVER THIS SUMMER

For Immediate Release

VANCOUVER, September 10, 2020 – Playing classic rock and the greatest hits of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, Rock 101 (CFMI-FM) was named the most listened to station in Vancouver, as determined by the latest Numeris radio ratings released today. The station finished the summer with a 12.3 share of tuning for Adults 25-54 – the demographic looked at most closely by advertisers and agencies – putting the station at #1 against all other stations in the market*.

“With strong hosts across the lineup and a winning morning show team, Rock 101 continues to resonate with listeners in Vancouver year after year, said Ronnie Stanton, Regional Program Director, B.C. and Alberta for Corus Radio. “We are proud of the team and the amount of effort everyone puts in both on-air and behind-the-scenes to remain a favourite of listeners across the Lower Mainland.”

Rock 101’s programming lineup kicks off every weekday with Willy in the Morning with Willy, Kim and Alece from 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., Robin LaRose hosts from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. PT, Dean Hill from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m., and Scott Alan from 6 p.m. – 12 p.m. On weekends, Craig Thullner hosts from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. For more information or to listen to Rock 101 online, visit rock101.com.

* SOURCE: Numeris, Radio PPM, Vancouver CTRL, Summer 2020, A25-54, Shr%, All Week, All Dayparts

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Twitter: @CorusPR @Rock101Van
Facebook: @Rock101Van
Instagram: @Rock101Van

Rock 101 is part of the Corus Entertainment Network.

About Corus Entertainment Inc.
Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) is a leading media and content company that develops and delivers high quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world.  Engaging audiences since 1999, the company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompass 34 specialty television services, 39 radio stations, 15 conventional television stations, a suite of digital assets, animation software, technology and media services. Corus is an established creator of globally distributed content through Nelvana animation studio, Corus Studios, and children’s book publishing house Kids Can Press. The company also owns innovative full-service social digital agency so.da, and lifestyle entertainment company Kin Canada. Corus’ roster of premium brands includes Global Television, W Network, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY®, Showcase, National Geographic, Disney Channel Canada, YTV and Nickelodeon Canada, Global News, Globalnews.ca, Q107, Country 105, and CFOX. Visit Corus at www.corusent.com.

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Jamie Jensen
Communications, Global News & Corus Radio
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Rishma Govani
Senior Manager, Communications, Global News & Corus Radio
416.391.7361
rishma.govani@corusent.com