Vinyl Mornings with Darrin and Colleen premieres today at 5:30 a.m. (Hamilton, Canada) Vinyl 95.3 is pleased to announce that Darrin Laidman and Colleen Rusholme are the new morning show hosts starting today. Vinyl Mornings with Darrin and Colleen, Hamilton and the GTA’s new morning show destination, can be heard weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Darrin and Colleen will deliver lively insights and playful banter on everything from pop culture to politics, all while spinning the greatest hits from the last 40 years. “We are thrilled to see Darrin and Colleen back on the air together and know that Vinyl will be a great home for the duo,” said Jim McCourtie, Program Director, Vinyl 95.3. “With their dynamic personalities, great camaraderie and spirited energy, these two are sure to provide listeners with great laughs and an exciting start to their workday.” Hailing from Hamilton, Darrin has spent years making sound waves across southwestern Ontario, most recently as the morning show host at The New 1031 Fresh FM in London. Darrin is returning to his hometown with his one-time, on-air co-host, Colleen Rusholme. Colleen is a radio veteran who has been active in radio and television for almost 15 years. Born in Kitchener-Waterloo, Colleen quickly progressed her way into Toronto’s broadcast landscape and made headlines as the first female, airborne traffic reporter. Together these two exude great chemistry that will be sure to keep listeners tuning in. Vinyl 95.3 (CING-FM) features artists such as Madonna, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Michael Jackson and The Rolling Stones – music that takes you back down memory lane. With some of southern Ontario’s most popular DJ’s from the glory days of Top 40, Vinyl 95.3 airs a steady stream of classic hits. For an upbeat and fun music destination, tune into Vinyl 95.3 on the FM dial or listen live at www.vinyl953.com. Vinyl 95.3 is owned by Corus Entertainment Inc., a Canadian-based media and entertainment company. Corus is a market leader in specialty television and radio with additional assets in pay television, television broadcasting, children’s book publishing and children’s animation. The Company’s multimedia entertainment brands include YTV, Treehouse, Nickelodeon (Canada), W Network, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network (Canada), CosmoTV, Sundance Channel (Canada), Movie Central, HBO Canada, Nelvana, Kids Can Press and radio stations including CKNW AM 980, 99.3 The FOX, Country 105, 630 CHED, Q107 and 102.1 the Edge. Corus creates engaging branded entertainment experiences for its audiences across multiple platforms. A publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (CJR.B). Experience Corus on the web at www.corusent.com. -30- Follow Corus PR on Twitter @CorusPR For more information, please contact: Magda Krpan Communications Manager, Radio 416.479.6054 magda.krpan@corusent.com Lorraine Zarb Project Manager, Communications 416.479.6129 lorraine.zarb@corusent.com