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QUB radio Takes Home a Canadian Podcast Award
Feb 27, 2020

QUB radio is delighted to announce that its podcast En 5 minutes has been named Outstanding French-language Series at the Canadian Podcast Awards, which recognizes the very best in the Canadian podcast industry.
Airing every weekday, En 5 minutes focuses on science, current events and history, providing 5-minutes summaries of today’s hot-button issues to motivate listeners to learn and discover more on their own. Offering critical and provocative analysis, each episode features a unique soundtrack that establishes a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Congratulations to Charles Trahan and his team: Baptiste Zapirain, Élise Jetté, Véronique Morin, Myriam Lefebvre, Vanessa Destiné and Philippe Séguin. 

En 5 minutes was also nominated in the Outstanding Science Series category, while another QUB radio podcast, Sur la route avec Nissan Gabriel, was shortlisted for Outstanding Branded Series. 

“As a French-language content producer and digital media leader in Quebec and Canada, we are honoured to have won a Canadian Podcast Award for a second consecutive year,” declares Jean-Nicolas Gagné, General Manager, QUB radio. “Congratulations to the entire team that contributed to this success!” 

For Étienne Roy, Manager, Podcast Platforms & Content, “this contest is an incentive for the podcast industry to uphold the highest standards of quality – which ultimately benefits consumers of audio products. We’re very excited to be part of this process and thrilled to have won this award.”



QUB radio is an all-digital, talk-radio and public affairs media, whose hosts take to the airwaves daily to comment news stories from here and abroad. QUB radio also provides several original podcast series, as well as on-demand content. The listening experience can be accessed through the website or by downloading the app.

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