VICE Essentials Canada - Netflix

Posted on Wed 22 May 2019 in netflix

A series of documentary films focusing on issues in Canada.

VICE Essentials Canada - Netflix

Type: Documentary

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2016-11-29

VICE Essentials Canada - Ross Porter (Canadian broadcaster) - Netflix

Ross Porter is a Canadian broadcast executive and music writer.

VICE Essentials Canada - Career - Netflix

Porter was a producer and host for CBC Radio 2, where he was associated with programs including Night Lines, Latenight and After Hours, from 2004 to 2018 he was president and CEO of the Toronto non-profit jazz radio station CJRT-FM (JAZZ.FM91). Porter was a pop culture reporter for CBC Television's The National and CBC Newsworld's On the Arts. He was named vice-president of the jazz television channel CoolTV in 2003. Porter published a consumer guide to jazz recordings, The Essential Jazz Recordings: 101 CDs, in 2006. He is a two-time winner for Broadcaster of the Year at Canada's National Jazz Awards, in 2002 and 2004. In 2009, the Jazz Journalists Association nominated Porter for the Willis Conover-Marian McPartland Award for Broadcasting. In June 2014, Porter was made a member of the Order of Canada for his contributions to broadcasting and developing Canadian talent over a forty year career.

VICE Essentials Canada - References - Netflix