David Farough

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

David Farough

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

David is General Manager of the three Corus Toronto radio stations- Q107, 102.1 the edge and AM640 and has held the position since September 1, 2014. Previous to this, he acted as V.P;Programming for the 40 Corus radio stations across Canada.

His career began in 1982 at CJSL in Estevan, Saskatchewan running the Sunday morning bible tapes. KX96 in Brandon, Manitoba was next and then to Victoria in 1987 to help launch Vancouver Island’s first rock station- 100.3 The Q.

In early 2001, Dave joined Corus as the Program Director of 102.1 the edge in Toronto and then to Q107. In 2005, it was down the highway to London, Ontario and the position of General Manager for the 4 Corus stations there. He returned to Toronto and Corus Quay in July of 2010 to accept the newly created position of VP;Brands, programming and New Media.

He contributes to various BBM and Factor initiatives, is a leadership donor with the United Way, a mentor with an organization called “10,000 coffees” and is a member of the programming committee for Corus Feeds Kids. The Ontario Association of Broadcasters recently honored him for 30 years of service in Broadcasting and he added “Harvard Grad”to his resume by completing Effective Strategies for Media Companies at the Harvard Business School in September 2012.