Coleen Christie is an award-winning, Speaker, Emcee, Television News Anchor and Broadcast Host with more than 25 years of experience behind the anchor desk.
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Who is Coleen Christie?
Coleen Christie is Speaker EMCEE Moderator Broadcast Journalist Host. Coleen have spent over 20 years of her life in the journalism profession, yet she is still content driven rather than focusing on money and is always seen keenly projecting live stories to the public. This is also why she’s bagged several accolades under her name.
She was a talented speaker was also a key member of CTV Olympic broadcast team in Vancouver, who was an anchor of the Olympic Torch Relay through the city on the opening day of The Games. Throughout her career she’s a recipient of Edward R. Murrow Award for overall excellence, Promox, Canpro and New York Festivals awards and many more.
Early Life and Educational Qualifications of Coleen Christie?
Coleen Christie was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and raised in Victoria, BC. Christie is of a mixed ethnicity, and she is duly educated, with a BA degree in English, history, and art history from the University of Victoria. Christie developed an interest in journalism and media ever since her childhood days, and she is involved with numerous community and charitable organizations, loves animals of all kinds, cooking & baking, and under the right conditions — singing karaoke.
Career Path of Coleen Christie
Coleen Christie is known for hosting Global BC and BC1 news correspondent for major part of her career. As one of the esteemed reporters of Bell Media’s CTV News Vancouver she’s reported major, breaking live news like Boston Marathon Bombing, plane crash into Richmond apartment building, national coverage of murder trial of Canada’s most notorious killer Robert Pickton, fatal plane crash at Vancouver International Airport.
She hosts Global News at Noon, and regularly fills in on Global News at 5, the News Hour at 6 and Global National. Before joining Global BC in 2017, Coleen anchored for CTV Vancouver and the CTV network.
Coleen has reported on numerous majors, live, breaking news events. She was also a prominent member of the CTV Olympic broadcast team in Vancouver.
In a historic first, Coleen was a key part of the broadcast team awarded the prestigious, Edward R. Murrow Award for overall excellence, judged the best newscast in the world.
Coleen is also a speaker on several topics including modern news consumption and its effects on society.
“I’m passionate about journalism and its roll in our society. Our democracy depends on a free news media that upholds the highest journalistic standards.” She once said.
Coleen Christie Net Worth
Coleen Christie has an accumulated estimate net worth of about $800,000.
Besides Coleen Christie’s journalist’s interest in her career, she’s also into charity and as a philanthropist. Till date she’s involved in various charitable organisations like Arts Umbrella, The BC Cancer Foundation, BC Women’s Hospital, Cabriolet for Breast and Prostate Cancer, C.H.I.L.D. Foundation, Dress for Success, The Pacific Autism Family Centre, Plan Canada, The BC Restaurant Hall of Fame, and many more.
Of a certainty, Coleen Christie is one of the outstanding examples of a successful woman lined in the profession of journalism. She enjoys an award-winning career both on and off screen including her role as an anchor in Vancouver, working as a producer and creative director in television marketing. With her vast experience in the media world, she’s been able to establish herself as a headstrong media spokesperson.