Demorestville, ON, Canada
Jim (JJ) Johnston is the President and CEO of JJ International Media/Management Solutions (JJIMS). JJ is a full-service Media consultant. His keen eyes and ears with on-air talent is legendary. He has been part of the growth of Canada’s biggest radio performers. He works with several organizations on content creation and the ongoing growth of their on-air-teams.
Before starting his own firm, JJ’s previous positions included extremely successful runs as; GM of Corus Radio Ontario East, GM of Corus Radio Toronto, GM of Corus Radio Vancouver, VP/GM and P.D. of Mix 99.9 Toronto, VP of Programming for Standard Broadcasting, National Rock Program Director W.I.C., and National Program Director for Moffat Communications. He started his career on the air in Kingston at CKLC, and piloted the airwaves at legendary stations such as CFGO, CKLW, CFTR and CITI-FM.
JJ has the distinction of being CMW’s Program Director of the Year Award nine times in a variety of radio formats. He has considerable expertise in programming, administration, multi-media sales, recruiting, advertising, marketing and talent development. He is also an executive coach, helping to develop talent in a number of industries.