Marilyn Denis and Jamar McNeil Co-Host New Morning Show MARILYN DENIS AND JAMAR on CHUM 104.5
— January 9, 2019
– MARILYN DENIS AND JAMAR airs weekdays from 5 – 9 a.m. ET –
TORONTO (January 9, 2019) – iHeartRadio Canada’s CHUM 104.5 rings in the new year with its new morning show, MARILYN DENIS AND JAMAR. Bringing a fresh, interactive take to mornings in 2019, MARILYN DENIS AND JAMAR airs weekdays from 5 – 9 a.m. ET.
Following Roger Ashby’s retirement, the new lineup of Toronto’s popular morning show features Marilyn Denis and Jamar McNeil as co-hosts, as well as long-time producer Tom Jokic and associate producer and commentator Caitlin Green, with her popular hourly segment What’s Trending. MARILYN DENIS AND JAMAR is available across Canada via live stream on the iHeartRadio Canada app and at iHeartRadio.ca/CHUM.
Bringing unparalleled energy to mornings on CHUM 104.5, MARILYN DENIS AND JAMAR delivers lively conversation that keeps listeners engaged, informed, and entertained, all while playing the best music in Toronto. The morning show will continue to surprise and delight listeners with legendary contests and once-in-a-lifetime experiences that CHUM 104.5 is known for, such as Epic Adventures and the brand new What's That Noise? contest, which is on air now.
“It is so exciting to start 2019 with a new chapter on CHUM 104.5 and we have lots of great things in store on the morning show,” said Marilyn Denis. “I’m so happy to be co-hosting with Jamar – he brings a new perspective and energy to the show and I think Toronto is going to love waking up with us!”
“I'm excited to be a part of the evolution of CHUM 104.5,” said Jamar McNeil. “MARILYN DENIS AND JAMAR” is the interactive morning show that Toronto has been waiting for; a highly energetic, audience-focused, topical, and relatable show rooted in FUN. I couldn't be happier with my new radio family!”
iHeartRadio, a best-in-class customizable digital listening experience and live events brand, is now in Canada through a partnership between Bell Media and iHeartMedia. A leader in innovative radio programming throughout Canada, Bell Media features the country’s most dynamic, popular, and respected radio brands, including Toronto’s CHUM 104.5, Canada’s #1 FM station, and the ÉNERGIE group in Québec, as well as international brands like Virgin Radio. In the U.S., iHeartRadio has surpassed 90 million registered users, reaching milestones at a rate faster than Facebook or any other streaming music service. In addition, iHeartRadio’s registered user milestone does not account for the millions of listeners who tune into iHeartRadio’s live radio streams without registering.