ROGERS MEDIA HIRES DAMIEN COX
TORONTO, Jan. 20 /CNW/ – Rogers Media today announced that Damien Cox,
sports columnist with the Toronto Star, has signed on with Rogers
Sportsnet and Sportsnet Radio.
Damien will be a co-host on Prime Time Sports with Bob McCown and will
also provide expert analysis on both radio and television. Cox will
appear on Sportsnet Connected on a regular basis as well as
Hockeycentral and other properties.
“Damien has been a key part of Prime Time Sports with Bob McCown for
many years. We are thrilled he’s extending his presence with
Sportsnet,” said Scott Moore, President Broadcasting, Rogers Media.
“He’s one of the best in the business and we are pleased to have him.”
About Rogers Media Inc.
Rogers Media Inc., a division of Rogers Communications Inc., (TSX: RCI;
NYSE: RCI), operates Rogers Broadcasting and Rogers Publishing. Rogers
Broadcasting has 55 AM and FM radio stations across Canada. Television
properties include 5 Citytv stations as well as 5 OMNI multicultural
television stations, Rogers Sportsnet consisting of four regional
channels and the nationally distributed Sportsnet ONE, and the Shopping
Channel, a televised and Internet shopping service. Rogers Publishing
produces many well-known consumer magazines such as Maclean’s,
Chatelaine, Flare, L’actualité and Canadian Business, and is the
leading publisher of a number of industry, medical and financial
publications. All media properties are integrated with their own
popular web sites. Rogers Media also owns the Toronto Blue Jays
Baseball Club and Rogers Centre, a year-round sports and entertainment