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CTV Television Network
Type Broadcast television network
Country Canada
Availability Canada (via cable or antenna)
Founded by Spence Caldwell
Slogan Naturally CTV
Owner Bell Canada
(Bell Media Inc.)
Key people John Raisman, President, Programming and Sports
Rick Brace, President, Production
Wendy Freeman, President, News
Mike Cosentino, Senior Vice-President, Programming
Launch date October 1, 1961
Former names Canadian Television Network (CTN) – pre-launch name
Sister channels CTV Two
Official website CTV

CTV Television Network (commonly referred to as CTV) is a Canadian English-language television network.

CTV Stations

CIVT Vancouver, British Columbia

CFCN Calgary, Alberta

CKCK Regina, Saskatchewan

CKY Winnipeg, Manitoba

CICI Sudbury, Ontario

CFCF Montreal, Quebec

CKLT Saint John, New Brunswick

CJCH Halifax, Nova Scotia

CKCW Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

CJON St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador


  • 1961-1966 This is CTV
  • 1966-1967 The Colour Network
  • 1967-1974 It's Happening on CTV
  • 1968-1969 Pleasure Isle (TV promos only)
  • 1974-1985 For Those Who Want It All
  • 1985-1987 CTV Entertains You
  • 1987-1988 You'll See it All on CTV
  • 1988-1989 The Choice of Canadians
  • 1989-1990 Watch Yourself on CTV
  • 1990-1994 Tuned In To You
  • 1994-1997 This Is CTV
  • 1997-2005 Canadian Television
  • 2003-2005 Canada's Watching (alternate slogan)
  • 2005-2009 Canada's #1 Network


Since the 2007 acquisition of A Channel by CTVglobemedia as part of the takeover of CHUM Limited, media analysts had speculated that CTV may potentially extend its market-leading CTV brand to that network. It was first rebranded as A in 2008, then as CTV Two on August 29, 2011.

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