Mario Cecchini

President,
Corus Entertainment Radio

Toronto, ON, Canada

Mario Cecchini was recently appointed President, Corus Radio. With this appointment, Mario will oversee Corus’ Radio division in addition to his current role as President, Corus Média and his oversight of our conventional television stations.

He was previously Vice President, Corus Quebec where he oversaw the turnaround of Corus’ radio operations in Quebec. On a national level, he was also Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Astral Radio, a division of Astral Media where he was leading the sales and marketing effort for Canada's largest radio broadcasters with 84 French and English speaking stations in every major Canadian market.; President and Chief Operating Officer of Zoom Media between 2003 and 2006 where digital boards were introduce and, Executive Vice President at Telemedia Radio Ontario.

He is also been active on several boards of public, private companies and charities, including l’École nationale de l’humour, Breast Cancer Quebec Foundation, Victoire (this benefits the fight against breast cancer through concerts), Fit Spirit, Mobilys. Mario Cecchini was Chairman of the Radio Marketing Bureau Board in 1999-2001 and of the BCRQ Board in 1992-2002 and 2006-2010. He was also member of the BBM Board.