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Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Société Radio-Canada
Type Crown corporation
Public broadcasting
Broadcast
Radio network
Television network
Online
Country Canada
Availability National; available on terrestrial and cable systems in American border communities; available internationally via Internet and Sirius Satellite Radio
Headquarters CBC Ottawa Broadcast Centre
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Owner Government of Canada
Key people Hubert Lacroix (CEO)
Heather Conway (EVP English Networks)
Louis Lalande (EVP French Networks)
Launch date November 2, 1936 (radio)
September 6, 1952 (television)

The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, or CBC, is a national television and radio broadcasting company in Canada.It was formed in 1936 and is a Canadian Crown corporation, which means it is owned by the Canadian government.

CBC Television Shows

  • Danger Bay
  • Fred Penner's Place
  • Theodore Tugboat

CBC Stations

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