May 3, 2010 (Canada NewsWire Group) -- Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B; NYSE: CJR) today announced the appointment of
"Doug is an outstanding executive with a proven track record for building strong teams and great brands. Since joining Corus he has consistently delivered superior business results," said
"Corus Television has an enviable reputation as a builder of brands and as a partnership-driven organization that focuses on the needs of its audiences, advertising clients and service providers," said
The Corus Television portfolio includes the kids services YTV, Treehouse, Nickelodeon (
Doug is a proven executive, with over 10 years of experience in senior positions at The Walt Disney Company in
Doug assumes his new role effective today and will report to
About Corus Entertainment Inc.
Corus Entertainment Inc. is a Canadian-based media and entertainment company. Corus is a market leader in specialty television and radio with additional assets in pay television, advertising services, television broadcasting, children's book publishing and children's animation. The company's multimedia entertainment brands include YTV, Treehouse, Nickelodeon (