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Rogers 60th

Celebrating 60 years of bringing Canadians the best.

The Ted Rogers Legacy: From our family to yours.

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We’re celebrating 60 years of serving Canadians.

This year, we are celebrating six decades of memorable moments – 60 milestones that built our company and forever changed how we connect to each other and the world around us.

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Unveiling our 60 memorable moments.

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Moment #1: CHFI

In 1960, Ted Rogers bet big to launch Canada’s first FM station at a time when AM radio dominated, and only 5% of listeners had FM receivers. With one bold move, Ted changed the communications landscape forever.

Moment #2: CFTO

In 1961, while still a law student, Ted Rogers partnered with John Bassett, the Eaton family and John Alred to launch CFTO – Toronto’s first private TV station.

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Moment #3: 680 AM

In 1962, Ted Rogers launched CHFI’s sister station, CHFI AM. The station would evolve with the times, from CHFI simulcast, to CFTR Top 40 hits, to its all-news 680NEWS format today – but getting here took a lot of fine tuning.

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Visit this site often as we continue to reveal our top 60 Rogers moments!