a media industry resource



This page considers the Canadian CHUM radio and television broadcasting network, acquired by Bell Globemedia (later CTVglobemedia Inc.) in 2006.

CHUM owned and operated 33 Canadian radio stations, 12 local television stations and 21 specialty channels. It had content production and distribution interests, along with the Canadian franchise for Muzak 'environmental music' and minor retail and adult learning interests.

The major study of Chum is The Chum Story: From The Charts To Your Hearts (Toronto: Stoddart 2001) by Allen Farrell