Jay Switzer steps in at OUTtv
Was president and CEO of Chum Ltd.TORONTO -- Veteran Canadian broadcaster Jay Switzer has joined the boardroom at Canadian gay and lesbian-themed cable channel OUTtv.
Switzer, who last year stepped down as president and CEO of Chum Ltd. after the TV and radio broadcaster was acquired by CTVglobemedia, becomes a director at Toronto-based OUTtv, the company said Wednesday.
OUTtv, which boasts a subscriber based of about 500,000 Canadians, also has supply deals with the U.S.-based Here! channel and OUTtv Media in the Netherlands.