The Honour recognizes a Canadian artist who has had a significant musical influence within Canada, and whose career in the music industry has been further recognized around the world. Ryder is to be presented the honour at a gala on Dec. 4 and televised at a later date on CTV.
I have this thing about reading people’s body language, the way we interact. Each of us is a collector and a warehouse of history.
(John) Allan Slaight, media mogul, billionaire philanthropist, and founder of Standard Broadcasting Corporation Limited, once Canada’s largest priv
Founded in 2008 by broadcaster John Allan Slaight, the Foundation has donated an additional $80 million in the past six years to a variety of initiatives outlined here.
Recalling the formative years of 2019 NBA Champion Toronto Raptors, when they were brought from dream to fruition by two men: entrepreneur John Bitove Jr. and broadcasting magnate Allan Slaight.
In a letter to the board of directors, Marie Slaight says changes are needed to address the “corruption of the board itself” and the “toxic situation” the board has created at JAZZ.FM.
The artist development program provides three emerging Canadian artists with a suite of tools necessary to enhance their careers.
Saturday, March 23rd, Gary was honoured with the Juno Humanitarian Award at Rogers Convention Centre in Vancouver. Included below is a revealing interview he did with CBC's George Stroumboulopoulos about his drive to better this world.
A trailblazer in the music and broadcast industries, Slaight's name has now become synonymous as an agent of change through multi-million dollar donations benefitting distressed communities at home and abroad, as well as creating opportunities for Canada's musicians.
News about broadcasting and the regulatory system inside and beyond Canada's borders.
“Seldom in our times have we felt a greater need for the humanitarian spirit than now, with the rising voices of fear and distrust becoming more commonplace, anger and hatred competing with love and compassion. It is more crucial than ever to champion the basic principles of human welfare...