John Melville, Vice-President, Programming and Production, AMI-tv and AMI-audio
John Melville is an accomplished television and radio professional with over 25 years’ experience in programming, production and broadcast operations. During a six-year period as the Operations Manager of the Blue Jays Radio network at Telemedia, he was instrumental in the launch of the sports/talk format on Canadian radio at the FAN 590 in 1992. John then joined the Headline Media Group for the launch of the Score Television Network in 1997 and CHUM radio in 2001. Prior to joining AMI in 2011, John led the production and operations team at XM Satellite Radio Canada, overseeing the build of their Canadian studios, launched in 2005 and the creation of news, comedy, music and sports channels in Toronto and Montreal.
John holds a degree in Communications from Carleton University and a Honours Certificate in Radio Broadcasting from Humber College.