Andrew Forsyth

Operations Consultant, BDS Radio Canada,
The Nielsen Company

Markham, ON, Canada
@BDSRadio

Andrew Forsyth, a veteran of Rock radio, has performed, programmed and
consulted in a variety of formats in both English and French. He started in
radio at CFCF/ CFQR and the legendary CHOM and started up stations across
Canada including OZ-FM, CJFI, CKIK and CIKR. He has been a broadcast
consultant with SparkNet Communications since 1994, during which time he
has used his expertise in regulatory affairs, music research and product
design to help meet the needs of various clients. He has applied his strategic
planning skills to provide solutions to a wide range of companies within the
Broadcast Industry. He is a co-founder of TSC (The Shopping Channel) and
the Canadian Satellite Users Association. He was also a tenured professor of
Communication Arts at Seneca College at York University during the 1990s.
Andrew consults to broadcast companies across Canada. He works with
Nielsen BDSradio in research and market development. He manages affiliate
relations for SparkNetworks radio syndication. He has headed key research
projects for SOCAN, CAB and the CRTC.