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Genex president calls on CRTC to come through now on radio policy review

News | 09/10/2004 4:00 am EDT

Genex Communications president Patrice Demers demanded September 9 that the CRTC move ahead with a review of its radio policy and that it remove strict content quotas so that various formats can survive. The Quebec entrepreneur, currently in a battle with the commission over its CHOI-FM radio licence, told Canadian Communications Reports that stations such as those devoted to alternative rock cannot afford to abide by the onerous French-language quotas imposed on them.

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