Corus

Corus is a Canada-based media conglomerate that operates television, radio, out-of-home advertising and digital media broadcasting services. Read more

Doug Murphy's photo - President & CEO of Corus

President & CEO

Doug Murphy

CEO Approval Rating

89/100

Founded:

1999

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyTMX Group - Toronto Stock ExchangeCJR.B

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Rogers is one of Corus's top competitors. Rogers was founded in 1960, and its headquarters is in Toronto, Ontario. Rogers competes in the Telecommunication Services field. Rogers has 20,220 more employees than Corus.

Bell Media is Corus's #2 rival. Bell Media was founded in 2001 in Toronto, Ontario. Bell Media competes in the Cable & Satellite industry. Bell Media generates $2.1B more revenue than Corus.

CBS is a top competitor of Corus. CBS is a Product/Brand/Service company that was founded in New York, New York in 1928. CBS operates in the Broadcasting industry. CBS has 3,220 more employees vs. Corus.

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Corus Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$1.1B

Corus's revenue is the ranked 15th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 11.1B. Over the last four quarters, Corus's revenue has grown by 11.2%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $281.7M; in Q4 2020, it was $323.5M; in Q3 2020, it was $268.3M; in Q2 2020, Corus's revenue was $253.3M.

Corus Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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Canadian Operations, Kin

Apr 2019

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undisclosed
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Jan 2016

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$2.6B
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FastFile Media Services

Sep 2015

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undisclosed
FastFile Media Services is a supplier of closed captioning and described video and subtitling capabilities.
CJOT-FM

Jan 2014

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Corus has acquired. Corus has acquired 4 companies and its latest acquisition was Canadian Operations, Kin in Apr 2019.

Corus Funding History

Since Corus was founded in 1999, it has participated in 7 rounds of funding. In total Corus has raised $4.5B. Corus' last funding round was on May 2021 for a total of $412.9M

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FUNDING DATE

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Post-IPO Debt
May 2021
$412.9M
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Post-IPO Debt
Jun 2019
$2.1B
Private Placement
Feb 2016
$188.9M
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Post-IPO Debt
Feb 2013
$548.6M
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Post-IPO Debt
Feb 2010
$468.7M
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Since Corus was founded in 1999, it has participated in 7 rounds of funding. In total Corus has raised $4.5B. Corus' last funding round was on May 2021 for a total of $412.9M

Corus Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

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EXIT DATE

Kin Community is an online community platform that provides women-focused video contents on food, health, beauty, parenting, home and entertainment.
$13.5M
Jun 29, 2016
Series D
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Execution Labs provides guidance and resources for game developers.
$5.3M
Nov 09, 2014
Series A
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Kin Community is an online community platform that provides women-focused video contents on food, health, beauty, parenting, home and entertainment.
$12M
Sep 17, 2014
Series C
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Fingerprint is a group who develops interactive apps for kids on the iOS platform
$10.9M
Jun 11, 2014
Series B
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Fingerprint is a group who develops interactive apps for kids on the iOS platform
$7.7M
Aug 08, 2012
Equity
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These are all the companies that Corus has invested in. Corus has invested 4 companies and its latest investment was Canadian Operations, Kin in Apr 2019.

Corus News

May 22, 2021Graphic Policy

Requiem Variants Revealed

The post John Cassaday Jupiter Legacy: Requiem Variants Revealed appeared first on Graphic Policy. Ou... See more »
April 9, 2021Markets Insider

Corus Entertainment Declares Quarterly Dividend for Class A and Class B Shareholders

TORONTO, April 9, 2021 /CNW/ - Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) announced today that its Board o... See more »
April 9, 2021Markets Insider

Corus Entertainment Q2 Adj. Profit Rises; Revenues Down 5%

(RTTNews) - Corus Entertainment Inc. (CJR_B.TO) reported second quarter adjusted basic earnings per s... See more »
April 9, 2021Timmins Today

Corus lands deal with U.S. streamer Hulu, CEO says Canadian ad revenue rising

TORONTO - Corus Entertainment Inc. announced a distribution deal with U.S. streaming service Hulu Fri... See more »

Corus Press Releases

June 3, 2021Cision Canada

Global Announces a Hot New Summer Lineup Loaded With Hit Original Series, Fresh Content, and Big Reality TV

Season 2 of Global Original Medical Drama Nurses Kicks off Global's Summer Lineup Premiering June 21 ... See more »
May 28, 2021EIN Presswire

Corus Entertainment to Air FACE TO FACE WITH DAVID on SLICE TV Beginning June 2

Corus Entertainment will begin airing David Oulton's talk show on the SLICE network beginning Wednesd... See more »
May 27, 2021Cision Canada

Global Announces Greenlights for New Seasons of Original Scripted Series Family Law and Departure

/CNW/ - Following Corus Entertainment's specialty network greenlights and renewals, today, Global ann... See more »
May 14, 2021Cision Canada

so.da Transforms Trend-Setting Data Into Five New Creator Led Original Series

/CNW/ - so.da, Corus Entertainment's award-winning social and digital agency, is launching five new o... See more »
May 11, 2021Cision Canada

Corus Entertainment Announces Closing of Its Offering of Senior Notes

/CNW/ - Corus Entertainment Inc. ("Corus") (TSX: CJR.B) announced today that it has closed its previo... See more »
April 23, 2021Cision Canada

Corus Entertainment Announces Pricing of its Offering of Senior Notes

/CNW/ - Corus Entertainment Inc. ("Corus") (TSX: CJR.B) announced today that it has priced an offerin... See more »
March 31, 2021Cision Canada

Lifestyle Showrunner in Conjunction with the Banff World Media Festival

/CNW/ - The Banff World Media Festival (BANFF) and Corus Entertainment announced that the submission ... See more »

Corus Videos

September 28, 2016Shaw Media Vimeo Channel

"HTW AllStars CORUS_MIPCOM" on VIMEO

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February 9, 2016Shaw Media Vimeo Channel

"Vikings New Seaon Thursday 10" on VIMEO

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February 9, 2016Shaw Media Vimeo Channel

"Vikings New Season February 18" on VIMEO

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January 27, 2016Shaw Media Vimeo Channel

"Timber Kings S3" on VIMEO

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October 7, 2015SHAW MEDIA VIMEO CHANNEL

"Shomi RYAN" on VIMEO

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August 18, 2015SHAW MEDIA VIMEO CHANNEL

"Food SMAP reel V1" on VIMEO

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August 10, 2015SHAW MEDIA VIMEO CHANNEL

"Specialty Reel Aug 3-7new" on VIMEO

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Corus Headquarters

25 Dockside Drive

Toronto, OntarioM5A 0B5

416-479-7000

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Corus Summary

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Overview

Corus Entertainment, Inc. (Toronto Stock Exchange: CJR.B) is a media and entertainment company that operates radio stations, pay, and conventional television networks in Canada. Corus Entertainment is one of Canada's most successful integrated media a...

CEO

Corus's President & CEO, Doug Murphy, currently has an approval rating of 89%. Corus's primary competitors are Rogers, Bell Media & CBS.

Frequently Asked Questions about Corus

  1. When was Corus founded?

    Corus was founded in 1999
  2. Who is Corus's CEO?

    Corus's CEO is Doug Murphy
  3. How much revenue does Corus generate?

    Corus generates $1.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Corus have?

    Corus has historically raised $4.5B in funding
  1. Where is Corus's headquarters?

    Corus's headquarters is in Toronto Ontario, CA
  2. How many employees does Corus have?

    Corus has 3,280 employees
  3. Who are Corus's competitors?

    Corus's top competitors are Rogers, Bell Media, CBS
  4. Who has Corus invested in?

    Corus's has invested in companies such as Kin Community, Execution Labs, Kin Community