DAMIAN RICKARDS (Mr D)
Damian Rickards has been in the music, entertainment and broadcasting industries since the tender age of 17. He started out as a radio DJ during his years at York University, then soon found himself as an on-air personality and producer. His voice has been heard on radio airwaves in Toronto (MIX 99.9 and FLOW 93.5), Calgary (VIBE 98.5) and Kitchener-Waterloo (91.5 THE BEAT).
He also took on other roles, such as game night music director/producer for the Mississauga IceDogs of the Ontario Hockey League. He found his way into television as well, spending time behind the scenes at MTV Canada, and has worked with House of Blues Concerts Canada at the Molson Amphitheatre.
Damian worked as a DJ for Gigs Entertainment and was one of the most popular DJ’s during his time with the company. Now, Mr D, as he is known, is music director and host of his own evening radio show on 91.5 The Beat. We are proud to have Damian as one of our Alumni.