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Meet Joey Kenward

imageA story in The Province the other day speculated out loud on the poorly-kept secret that Joey Kenward—currently the voice of the Vancouver Giants as well as their Director of Broadcaster and Media Relations—is tops on the list to be the partial-replacement for John Shorthouse at TEAM 1040 next year. Shorthouse, of course, was recently awarded Jim Hughson’s old chair at Sportsnet Pacific.

Looking for more information on Joey Kenward, I came across a brief biographical piece originally published by the Nanaimo Daily News in 2006.  At the time, Kenward remarked:

“I certainly make no bones about wanting to be in the NHL one day and I’d love to be able to broadcast the Olympics, those are two goals I have set for myself.  But I realize there are really not a lot of jobs available and the people [that] have those jobs are really good.”

Ambitious guy that may just have nailed a major career goal.  Here’s more about him from the same article written by Scott Brown:

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