Castanet is pleased to welcome another experienced broadcast voice to its news team.
Rob Gibson comes to Castanet from CFAX 1070 radio in Victoria.
In his role as news director, Gibson will play a key role in our multimedia evolution with the addition of radio to Castanet's stable with Okanagan Oldies 103.9.
Gibson has worked in radio, print and television news across Canada. He recently worked as national correspondent for Sun Media in Calgary, and has covered sports, news and business across the country.
He's a previous winner of both the Bert Canning and Gord Sinclair journalism awards.
Gibson graduated from Concordia University in Montreal and grew up in Kenora, Ont.
He's an avid outdoorsman, enjoying hiking, camping, fishing and kayaking, and he's a father of two sons.