Don Kollins has spent his complete life in radio from Saskatchewan to Ottawa and again, then to Kitchener and Toronto after which to San Fransisco.
As Program Director for the Fan 590, Toronto’s unique all-sports radio station he led the programming adjustments that noticed among the greatest names in Canadian broadcasting come and go, main the station to among the largest rankings the station ever had.
Don introduced Greg Brady, Andrew Walker, Andrew Krystal, Dean Blundell, Jeff Blair, Jim Lang and others into the station that had been the house to Mike Hogan, Gord Stellick, Don Landry, Mike Toth, Howard Berger, Norm Rumack (and extra) previous to his arrival.
Why did the Fan usher in Dean Blundell?
Who led to Dean’s departure??
Do Tim and Sid work on TV and radio?
Who ought to substitute Bob McCown when the time is true?
Does Rogers train editorial management over its hosts?
What occurred with Mike Wilner “vacation” ?
In this episode, Don shares his story, what life at Rogers and the Fan 590 was like and why Bob McCown stays primary. Who does Don take heed to on Toronto sports activities radio from San Fransisco?
Listen right here to Don Kollins – unplugged