Alberta media news, events, awards & personalities

Shine FM in Edmonton Seeks a Creative Director

Christian station Shine FM Edmonton is seeking a creative writer. See job description.

Calgary’s Lite 95.5 and XL 103 Swap Show Hosts

Earlier this year, Roger’s Lite 95.5 and Newcap’s XL 103 in Calgary swapped show hosts with Don and Joanne moving from Lite 95.5 to XL 103 and then replaced by Mookie Wilson and Billie Jo Ross, as the morning show co-hosts, Christina Rowsell weekday and weekend mid-day host, Bruce Ritchie, early afternoon weekdays and weekend hosts. At  Newcap’s XL 103 in Calgary, Don and Joanne now co-host the morning show.

Bill Evans New Executive Director of AMPIA

Bill Evans, formerly of the Whistler Film Festival and the National Screen Institute-Canada, is now the Executive Director at AMPIA replacing Melody Jacobson formerly the ED of the Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers.

Edmonton’s Campus Station CJSR Seeks a New Station Manager

CJSR the campus station in Edmonton is seeking a station manager. Position might be filled by now but you might find it interesting to review the job description of a station manager for a campus radio station. See job description.

CKUA Looking for a Content Director

CKUA is looking for a content director. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Content Director is responsible for the strategic vision, management and implementation of content, including on-air programming, digital video and web initiatives across all platforms. The Content Director manages a team that includes on-air staff and contractors, web content development, traffic, technical production and creative writing services. The Content Director is responsible for the user’s content experience in engaging both on-air and on-line. See rest of job description.

Marilyn Jones, Edmonton, Alberta ABOUT ME
I am Marilyn Jones, a news junkie with a penchant for publishing, politics, communications, gardening, hiking, reading, the arts and training nonprofit organizations in media relations and social media communications in Alberta (BA in English with Honours, U of A; Master of Publishing, SFU)