New TV Series to Focus on Colleges – October 2, 2013

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Overtime Communications receives Greenlight for New Original Series, “College TV” from City Saskatchewan

 SWIFT CURRENT – October 2, 2013  Overtime Communications and City Saskatchewan announced the greenlight of a new original series, “College TV.”  Commissioned by City Saskatchewan, the series is a part of City Saskatchewan’s continuing support of original Saskatchewan productions.

Locally produced by Swift Current based Overtime Communications, the three-part, 30 minute series will profile all seven of Saskatchewan’s Regional Colleges, focusing on both the academic and student life options they offer.  Production is currently underway, with filming to take place across Saskatchewan.

Additional production and broadcast details will be announced at a later date.

“City Saskatchewan is excited to help bring attention to our excellent Regional College system,” said Joanne McDonald, General Manager, City Saskatchewan. “As the premier provincial educational broadcaster – our goal is to provide content tailored to our viewers about education and the educational opportunities here in the province.”

“Creating this series is a positive step forward in our company’s growth and gives us yet another outlet to do what it is we do best, which is to tell great stories” said  George Tsougrianis, President,  Overtime Communications. “Saskatchewan’s Regional colleges are wonderful examples of new growth, new opportunities and new partnerships that are happening across Saskatchewan, and we’re very proud to be able to showcase the work they are doing.”

“College TV” is slated to premiere January 2014.

 

About Overtime Communications

Overtime Communications is a Saskatchewan based company with a diversified focus on Corporate Communications, Community Media Services and Media properties that specialize in local news, current affairs, television and online documentaries. For more information, visit www.otime.ca

 

About City

City™ television stations in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Saskatchewan, and Montreal offer viewers intensely-local, urban-oriented, culturally-diverse television programming.  A distinct alternative to other conventional television stations, City engages its viewers with dynamic on-air personalities and delivers an entertaining mix of news, local-interactive formats such as: Breakfast Television and CityLine; as well as local Canadian and US acquired prime time entertainment programming.  City is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company.  For more information on City stations and programming, visit www.Citytv.com

 

For more information, contact:

Joanne McDonaldG.M.,City SaskatchewanP 306-779-2726×232

www.citytv.com/saskatchewan

joanne.mcdonald@rci.rogers.com

George Tsougrianis

President,Overtime Communications

P 306-778-3535

www.overtime.ca

overtime@sasktel.net