Gary Slaight

Gary Slaight

CARAS President and CEO Allan Reid at the Junos press conference
February 7, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The Montreal art-rockers and the fast-rising Toronto singer lead with four nods apiece, closely followed by Arkells, Gord Downie, Hedley and Ruth B. We interviewed some of the nominees for their reactions.

January 15, 2018
by External Source

How rich is rich enough?  It's not something I've ever had to deal with and unless I win a Power Ball type lottery, I don't expect to.

Gary Slaight, honoured for his humanitarian endeavours by the Junos
January 9, 2018
by External Source

A trailblazer in the music and broadcast industries, Slaight's name has now become synonymous as an agent of change through multi-million dollar donations benefitting distressed communities at home and abroad, as well as creating opportunities for Canada's musicians.

 

Gene dockside in Vancouver
October 30, 2017
by External Source

Professionally, I have only had one dream. Be a Morning Man on the radio. I pursued it with passion. And I think I had a pretty good run, with people like my best friend and partner Jesse Dylan and others, Scruff, Brother Jake, Jane Hawtin, Gary Slaight, Steve Anthony, Bill Carroll and the list goes on...

Photo by George Pimentel
September 12, 2017
by Karen Bliss

At this extraordinary gala, music executive and humanitarian Gary Slaight received the inaugural award at the AGO in Toronto.

Gary Slaight with Alex and Geddy from Rush holding their Allan Slaight Humanitarian Award. Also pictured here are Polaris Music Prize founder Steve Jordan; and Toronto Mayor John Tory.
April 24, 2017
by David Farrell

“Seldom in our times have we felt a greater need for the humanitarian spirit than now, with the rising voices of fear and distrust becoming more commonplace, anger and hatred competing with love and compassion. It is more crucial than ever to champion the basic principles of human welfare...