Allison DoreAllison Dore has opinions and she’s not afraid to share them. This comedian with a serious side uses her infectious laugh, quick wit, honesty and empathy to allow her to bring entertainment and information to the masses.
Amber Mac is an entrepreneur, television host, professional speaker, and bestselling author of the social media business book Power Friending (The Globe & Mail national bestseller). She has hosted shows for Fast Company, G4TechTV, AOL and CTV, as well as appeared regularly as a tech expert on CNN and CBS.
Anthony FureyAnthony Furey has been a broadcaster and newspaper columnist for over a decade and is now thrilled to be the morning show host of National Post Radio on SiriusXM Canada. He’s currently a national columnist for the Postmedia chain of newspapers and news sites, reaching millions of readers weekly in the Sun papers, and also serves as the chain’s national comment editor. He was previously the comment editor of the Ottawa Sun in the nation’s capital, followed by a brief stint on Parliament Hill. He’s appeared on TV programs and talk radio all over the country and the English-speaking world, including on Fox News and BBC. He now lives in downtown Toronto with his wife and two kids. Furey studied philosophy and history at the University of Toronto.
Ari GoldkindAri Goldkind is a Media Personality and Political and Legal Expert. A long-time commentator, Ari garnered the attention of the public when he exploded onto the scene as a candidate for Mayor of Toronto in 2014. Ari's straight-shooting, candid delivery has continued to win over audiences across the country. His versatility in delivering serious news stories, entertainment and lifestyle, and news-magazine style stories across all media platforms is one of his strengths. This has resulted in a strong, improvisational style that is natural and engaging. Telling the untold story and instilling curiosity in the audience, Ari is able to draw them in and offer another angle and perspective on a story.
Arlene BynonArlene Bynon is an award-winning, groundbreaking broadcast journalist who has covered major local, national and international issues in her 20+ years as an interviewer, anchor, columnist and reporter. She was the former host and producer of the Gemini-nominated television show, Bynon.
Aron PapernickAron Papernick has been with SiriusXM Canada since the first day it went on the air. While he spent many years covering NHL hockey, he’s also a huge soccer fan. What began as curiosity during the FIFA 1994 World Cup, became an obsession with the arrival of MLS soccer in Toronto in 2007. He’s marched with supporters and chanted in the stands in Europe, and he’s raised his scarf and gone hoarse here in Canada. Canada FC covers the world’s game from a Canadian perspective.
Bruce Sellery is a personal finance expert and the author of the Globe & Mail bestseller,“Moolala: Why smart people do dumb things with money (and what you can do about it)”. He appears regularly on Cityline and Breakfast Television and is a columnist for MoneySense Magazine, Today’s Parent and Chatelaine. He also consults to companies in the area of financial literacy, and speaks at events from coast to coast. Home base is Toronto, Ontario where he lives with his husband and daughter.
Emily JacksonEmily Jackson is a reporter at the Financial Post and host of Down to Business, a weekly podcast on top Canadian business news. She hosts National Post Radio on SiriusXM Canada Talks on Fridays. Her work has been published in newspapers across Canada, including the Toronto Star and the Globe and Mail, and international outlets The Verge, Al Jazeera and CBS Sunday Morning. She has a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia and a Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University. She lives in Toronto.
Eric AlperEric Alper is one of the lucky ones for sure – getting to do during the days (and nights and weekends) what he loves to do working in the music PR world: Be around passionate music lovers, fans, music industry folks talking about the newest album, the old record recently found in the basement or bargain bin, tragedy-tainted tales, and memories of old C-30, C-60, C-90s in our pockets.
Jeff SammutA radio veteran with more than 20 years experience, Jeff Sammut goes coast to coast across the country talking to Canadians about Canadians and the stories that affect us all, big and small.
TV host, executive producer, tech and business news journalist, Michael Bancroft has traveled the world working for leading broadcasters including CBS, CNBC, ABC, Network Ten, BNN and CTV. From all corners of the globe, he has covered everything from red carpets in Los Angeles to the jungles of Rwanda. Michael has worked with and reported on leaders in the field of finance, technology, politics and entertainment. His on-air partner in crime is social media maven @AmberMac.
Shaun ProulxShaun Proulx lives well and by his own rules. Called “the epitome of a visionary entrepreneur” by The Toronto Star and “Canada’s gay Oprah” by The Huffington Post, Shaun is an in-demand empowerment speaker, author and publisher, leading a #ThoughtRevolution about personal limits at SHAUNPROULX.COM.
Ryan PatonRyan has been in the sports broadcasting industry for over 15 years and has made stops at the Score Television Network as well as Rogers Television. A sports fanatic, Ryan can also be heard on SiriusXM NHL Network Radio.
Ben MinerBen Miner’s a stand up comic who’s been with SiriusXM Canada since day one. They found him on their doorstep in a basket with a note that said “Please take care of my baby and give him a mic. And they did. Ben hosts Comic Stripped and it’s terrific. @benminer
Matt Gurney is a print and broadcast journalist based in Toronto. A columnist for the National Post, Matt also is editor of that paper's national and financial commentary pages. He has hosted national and local radio programs and is a regular TV panelist. Married with two kids, he's hoping to one day have a dog again. You can find him tweeting about Star Trek and the Leafs at Twitter.com/MattGurney.
Marc Aflalo is a well-known Canadian producer and broadcaster who has worked in the industry for over 20-years. While Marc's original passion was behind the scenes, he has since emerged both in front of the camera and microphone as host of carious shows on SiriusXM and other broadcasters platforms. Marc brings his gaming enthusiasm and tech experience to Gamer's Edge Radio every week. Along with Mitchell Whitfield, Marc Aflalo is the co-host of Gamer's Edge on SiriusXM.
Whether you recognize his face from his iconic roles In Friends and My Cousin Vinny, or his voice from some of your favorite animated television shows or movies, Mitchell Whitfield’s career has spanned Broadway, Film, Television and Radio for over three decades. In addition to his long Hollywood resume, Mitchell also has a passion for technology…and in 2013, teamed with Marc Aflalo to bring YourTechReport to SiriusXM, where they can still be heard every week. Mitchell is thrilled to be teaming with Marc again on Gamer’s Edge.