Michelle Dubé Named Co-Anchor, CTV Toronto's CTV NEWS AT NOON, and Canada's
Most-Watched Local Newscast, CTV NEWS AT SIX
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TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - CTV Toronto announced today that Michelle
Dubé has been named Co-Anchor with Ken Shaw of Toronto's #1 newscasts: CTV
NEWS AT SIX and CTV NEWS AT NOON. Already well known to CTV News viewers as a
reporter and a fill-in anchor, Dubé will continue to file reports while
"I am proud and excited to join Ken, and spend time with our viewers each
day," said Dubé. "My goal is to deliver the news with the same
professionalism viewers have come to expect from this newsroom. I also hope we
can have some fun along the way."
** Media Note ** Download photos of Michelle Dubé at ctvmedia.ca
"We're very pleased to have Michelle join Ken at the anchor desk," said Paul
Rogers, Senior Vice-President, CTV News. "She's a versatile young broadcaster
with a bright future.We know she is up to this challenge."
"I'm delighted for Ken, Lance, Tom, and the rest of the team to be joined by
Michelle," said Christine Bentley, who stepped down from the anchor desk last
week. "Michelle is a solid journalist and a fabulous lady. I look forward to
watching as she and CTV Toronto viewers get to know each other better."
Dubé added: "It is an honour and privilege to follow in Christine's
footsteps. She has empowered women in the field of journalism and I am very
fortunate to have worked with her."
With a passion for telling people's stories and covering breaking news, Dubé
joined the CTV Toronto News team in 2009, appearing on both local and national
newscasts. Prior to her move to Toronto, Dubé was with the CHCH News team in
Hamilton as a reporter and anchor of the evening newscast.
Follow her on twitter: @michelledubeCTV
About CTV News
CTV News is Canada's most-watched news organization both locally and
nationally and has a network of national, international and local news
operations. CTV News operations include CTV NEWS CHANNEL, BNN - Business News
Network, CP24, and information programming, including CTV NATIONAL NEWS WITH
LISA LAFLAMME, CTV NATIONAL NEWS WITH SANDIE RINALDO, CANADA AM, W5, POWER
PLAY and QUESTION PERIOD. With a perspective that is distinctly Canadian, CTV
News brings Canadians the international and domestic news stories of the day
and is the #1 news organization in Canada.
CTV is Canada's largest private broadcaster. Featuring a wide range of quality
news, sports, information, and entertainment programming, CTV is Canada's
most-watched television network. CTV is a division of Bell Media, Canada's
premier multimedia company with leading assets in television, radio and
digital. Bell Media is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest
communications company. More information about CTV can be found on the
network's website at ctv.ca.
Renee Dupuis, Sr. Communications Manager, CTV
SOURCE: CTV News
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