He succeeds longtime anchor Reaon Ford, who was part of a handful of layoffs in the newsroom in June.
PSR extends congrats and best wishes to both. “Break a leg!”
PS .. John Ackerman’s radio itinerary is supplied by Vancouver Broadcasters.
BCIT Broadcast Journalism graduate 2005; programmer CJSF Burnaby 2000/2003; researcher The Rafe Mair ShowCKBD Vancouver 2004; reporter/producer/anchor CKWX Vancouver 2004-07; reporter/producer CHEK-TV Victoria 2007-08; morning news CKCL-FM/CFUN-FM Vancouver 2008-10; producer/writer CKVU-TV Vancouver 2008-11; CKWX anchor/reporter 2008-13, midday anchor 2013-17 & Weekend Managing Editor 2017-current.