Media Contacts

Welcome to the Vernon Media Contacts Page!

We hope that you will find this list helpful in promoting your event at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our Marketing Director at (250) 542-9355.

Vernon Morning Star
4407 25th Avenue, Vernon B.C. V1T 1P5
Main switchboard phone: (250) 545-3322
-Sabrina Leduc, Advertising Consultant. Direct Line (250) 550-7912
Performing Arts Media Package must be booked through Sabrina to get package rate.
Fax: (250) 558-3468
email: [email protected]
-Jennifer Smith Entertainment Editor. Direct Line (250) 550-7923
Fax: (250) 542-1510
email: [email protected]
Publishes Friday with a circulation of more than 30,000.
Press Release email: [email protected]

Vernon Radio

107.5 Beach Radio (formerly KissFM)
3313 32nd Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 2E1
(250) 545-2141 fax: (250) 545-9008
-Daniel Hendriksen, Display Advertising email: [email protected]
-News Coordinator/Press Release email: [email protected]
-Sales Rep: Kelly Ackeral: [email protected]
-Tasha Loewen, Advertising Consultant: [email protected]

NEW Beach Radio offers special rates for ads for performances happening at the Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre through their vendor program.

105.7 Pure Country (formerly SunFM)
2800 31 Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 5H4
(250) 545-9222 fax: (250) 542-2083
Website: Pure Country Vernon ( Email: [email protected]

CBC Radio

Audience Relations - Public Service Announcements
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
P.O. Box 500 Station A
Toronto, Ontario
M5W 1E6
Phone: 1-866-306-INFO (4636) Fax: (416) 205-6336
-Erika Ritter, Audience Relations
Phone: (416) 205-3700 or toll-free 1-866-306-4636
email: [email protected]

CBC Radio(Kelowna)
243 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 6L2
(250) 861-3781 fax (250) 861-6644
Email: [email protected]
-David French Email: [email protected]
-Dagmar Kaffanke-Nunn Email: [email protected]

104 The Lizard (formerly CKOV/Power 104)
3805 Lakeshore Drive, Kelowna, B.C. V1W 3K6
Front Desk (250) 763-1047 fax (250) 762-2141
-Don Huculuk Email:
-Jasmin Doobay Email: [email protected]
Press Releases Email: [email protected]

AM 1150 (formerly SUN FM/ BULLET)
300 - 435 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna, B.C.
(250) 860-8600

B-100 Radio (Kamloops)
460 Pemberton Terrace, Kamloops, B.C. V2C 1T5
(250) 372-3322 (Advertising Sales)
(250) 571-2100 (B100 DJ Line)
Contact: Tim Gaudet, Advertising Representative
Email: [email protected]

Additional Print Media Circulated in Vernon

Capital News
2495 Enterprise Way, Kelowna, B.C. V1X 7K2
1 (250) 763-3212 Fax (250) 763-8469
Press Releases, Media Contact: Glenna Turnbull
email: artseen@telus,net, [email protected]
-Glenna Turnbull is a free-lance writer for Capital News.
-Advertising email: [email protected]

Kelowna Daily Courier
2253 Leckie Road, Kelowna, BC V1X 6Y5
(250) 762-4445 Fax (250) 762-3866
-Debbie Matson, Advertising Contact: [email protected]
Sister paper with Pentiction Herald & Okanagan Saturday.
Daily Paper, paid circulation of approximately 19,000
-Press Release email: [email protected]

Okanagan Life Magazine
Byrne Publishing Group Ltd.
814 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6L9
(250) 861-5399 Fax (250) 868-3040
-Associate Editor: Yvonne Turgeon
Press release email: [email protected]
Monthly Magazine distributed through the Okanagan, cut-off for events is one month before it is sent out.

Okanagan Woman Magazine
Kelowna, British Columbia
(250) 878-6885
Sales enquiries
[email protected]

The Phoenix (UBCO Student Paper)
333 College Way,
Kelowna, B.C. V1V 1V7
(250) 807-9296 Fax (250) 807-8431
University College Newspaper
Press Release Emails: [email protected]

Kamloops This Week
1365B Dalhousie Drive, Kamloops, B.C. V2C 5P6
1 (250) 374-7467 fax: (250)374-1033
Christopher Foulds, editor: [email protected].
Circulation: 33,000
Press Release email: [email protected] &
[email protected]

Salmon Arm Observer
481 – 7th Street SW, Salmon Arm, V1E 1S9
1 (250) 832-2131 fax: (250) 832-5246
Editor: [email protected]
Advertising Inquiries: [email protected], [email protected]
Circulation of approximately 14,000 Published once weekly (Saturday).
Deadline is Tuesday noon.

Lumby Valley Times
P.O. Box 456, Lumby, B.C. V0E 2G0
(250) 938-1464 Fax : (250) 545-1572
Weekly paper with a circulation of 2,300.
Email: [email protected]


We hope that you have found this list helpful in promoting your event at the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our Marketing Director at (250) 542-9355.