PRESS RELEASE – JUNO Awards 2016
Canada’s Premier Awards Sponsorship
First time sponsors add new flavour to the mix!
Calgary, AB – March 17, 2016 – Canadian Rangeland Bison & Elk, and the Canadian Bison Association are excited to announce their 2016 sponsorship of the JUNO awards! As first time sponsors to this premier Canadian event, the sponsors look forward to raising awareness and benefits of Bison & Elk as a sustainable addition for Canadian meal planners.
A pre-celebration, “Taste the Food & Drink of the 2016 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards” took place March 17, 2016, where the award winning celebrity chef Roger Mooking was introduced. Roger, in collaboration with Canadian Rangeland Elk & Bison and the Canadian Bison Association revealed the planned 3-course dinner curated specially for this years JUNO gala.
“Canadian Rangeland is 100% Canadian, and supports growing and established Canadian artists. We are really looking forward to showcasing our homegrown tenderloins at the upcoming awards gala. The tasting was really just a sneak peak of the great food to come!” explains Jackie Fisher of Canadian Rangeland.
The JUNO Awards are presented annually by not- for-profit organization, The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS). It is Canada’s premier awards show and the Canadian music industry’s most prestigious recognition for excellence in recorded music. Founded as The Gold Leaf Awards in 1970, the JUNO Awards has grown from a one-night industry event held in Toronto, ON, to a national weeklong music celebration hosted in a different city each year. Since the first broadcast of the JUNO Awards in 1975, more than 155 million Canadians have tuned in to celebrate the country’s musical achievements in 41 categories, representing multiple genres. The Awards help tell the story of our collective past, chronicling more than four decades of the musical highlights and unforgettable JUNO moments. Learn more about the JUNO Awards by visiting their website.
Learn more about the Canadian Bison Association here