CKLG -FM ( 96.9 Jack FM) is a private radio station in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The station belongs to Rogers Communications in Canada. Outside of Canada, the format is distributed by the SparkNet Communications Group, a network of 60 radio stations in the United States and Europe. The first Jack - FM station in Canada was in December 2002 in Vancouver on the air. The transmission format corresponds to the Adult Contemporary format.
Originally, the development of the station began with a simple internet stream, that is the founder of the sender Bob Perry sent his program via the Internet in 2000. Due to the popularity among the audience of the transmitter and the eye-catching fictitious name " Cadillac Jack" Garrett. Thus, the transmitter became more and more of its popularity and was broadcast by licenses by the Canadian media operators Rogers Communications. 2002 saw the establishment of the first real radio station in Vancouver by Rogers Communications. 2004, the spread of the transmission format outside Canada 's by the company SparkNet Communications. An entity -bought the rights that format got to drive in other countries outside Canada. 2004 entered the market in the United States.
In the United States a total of 35 broadcast stations are operated. The first station with the JackFM format is located in Aspen / Vail, Colorado USA, among other things more in:
In the UK, three transmitters are operating: