Amrit is a multimedia journalist based out of Vancouver, British Columbia. She broke through to become the first woman on Hockey Night in Canada’s Punjabi Edition as the digital content coordinator and host. Her proven ability for curating original, relevant and high quality content with a push on digital has resulted in international coverage from the likes of HBO & ESPN.
Alongside sports broadcasting, she currently oversees national and local television newscasts in various languages at Rogers Media as an associate TV producer. In the past she has been the executive producer of a morning news talk program called, The Kash Heed Show. The show provided listeners with insight into stories that are making local to international headlines.
Her interest for broadcasting draws back to high school, where she was selected to become a student reporter by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. She received top honours & was awarded for excellence in Film & TV.
Amrit’s education in media includes having graduated from the British Columbia Institute of Technology and having attended Harvard University.
She has held various internships working alongside the industry’s top professionals from local to national newsrooms. Highlights include, CBC News Network, local news, and Our Vancouver. As well as OMNI News and CKNW News Talk 980.