MMU is aware of several layoffs at various Rogers stations yesterday.
K ROCK Kingston sees 4 people affected including Sideshow and Eilish Sullivan.
Producer Andy Goddard tells MMU he was let go in London ON. Also affected are Kevin Conners (Creative Writer), Sarah Drapeau (Creative Writer),
JJ Bowerman (Account Rep.)
In Ottawa, KISS Ottawa PD Anthony DeRossi is out, 2 producers gone... 4 sales reps, and (according to sources) 2 on air staff. Names TBA. In Timmins ON, 3 on air staff were affected. Mornings (Mark Kinsman) & afternoons (Tyler Cropley) on 99.3 KiSS FM and mornings (Mitch Wilson) on 92.1 Rock as well as news reporter Alain Quevillon. Program Director Amanda Dyer was also let go.
Reports out of Halifax indicate that about half of the staff at News 95.7 were let go including Steve MacArthur and Todd Veinotte.
Turner Gentry, KiSS Mornings in Sudbury is out.
Vancouver's JACK FM Morning team (Jeff Brown, Paul Brown and Charis) have all been let go.
Industry reports suggest that more than 100 people have been let go in this round of layoffs.