A series of documentary films focusing on issues in Canada.
Runtime: 60 minutes
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