Bob Saye - Radio broadcast program Humber College Toronto; CILQ-FM Toronto 1977-80; CFOX-FM Vancouver 1980-87; CFMI-FM Vancouver 1987-99; co-host Weekend Edition 1999-2001 and host Talk to the Experts 2001-03 CKNW Vancouver; CFL BC Lions PA announcer 1994-current; morning co-host CKST Vancouver 2003; morning drive host CKBD Vancouver Aug. 2003-current
He has hosted
several morning shows over the years in
Away from the radio
station he loves to run and has participated in The
Bob loves hockey. He
plays on Sunday nights during hockey season. We won't give away the age of the
guys he plays with but they call themselves the "I've Fallen
and Can't Get Up League." He's also a buff when it comes to the 1972
I have worked in
radio since 1977 with over half of those 28 years hosting morning drive
programs. I started in
I have been an MC at
many events including Punchlines Comedy Club in
Bob is unabashed Christian. His experience at Rock 101 and "edgy" programming (rude and crude) includes the following story. This happened in 1999 after 12 years on the air….
"Guys, I'm leaving."
I went down to the program director and said, "I'm sorry, I can't as a Christian go in the direction that you're asking us to go." I don't think it came as a huge shock to him. He said "I can't program the radio station to your faith."
There were a couple of people who came up to me and said, "Why can't you sort of check your values at the door when you come into the radio station, do whatever you have to do on the air, and then you can leave, and you can be the Christian off the air."
My last day was the end of August 1999. I still feel as though I made the right decision.