Amanda Lang Biography
- Age: 46 years old
- Birth Nation: Canada
- Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
- Name: Amanda Lang
- Father: Otto Lang
- Mother: Deborah McCawley
- Nationality: Canadian
- Ethnicity: White Ethnicity
- Profession: Journalist
- Working For: CBC News Network
- Net Worth: N/A
- Hair Color: Brown Dark
- Face Color: White
- Weight in KG: N/A
- Famous for: Journalist
- Married: Yes
- Married to: Vincent Borg
- Children: N/A
- Education: University of Manitoba
- Awards: Not Yet
- Online Presence: Facebook, Twitter, Wikipedia
- TV Show: The Exchange with Amanda Lang, The National 19
A Canadian journalist and a senior business correspondent for CBS News, Amanda Lang is the daily anchor in the CBS News’s The Exchange with Amanda Lang. She is also the former anchor for the Business News Network hosting the programs SqueezePlay and The Commodities Report. Besides, she has also worked as the Editor for the Classroom Edition at The Globe and Mail, Technology reporter for Financial Post, Reporter and anchor at CNN, co-host of the program The Lang and O’Leary Exchange on CBC, Author of the “The Power of Why”.
Amanda Lang was born in the year 1970 October 31 in the United States. She is the daughter of Otto Lang, who was a Liberal Party MP and federal cabinet member during 60s and 70s. She has a stepfather named Donald Stovel Macdonald, who was also a federal Cabinet minister. This means, she has been born to the family related to politics and has grown up in the similar environment. She has a twin sister named Adrian who looks a lot more similar to her. Amanda had attended St. Mary’s Academy located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Later, she went to University of Manitoba graduating in architecture. The field of her study was way different from the career she chose but due to her talent and her hard work, she stood in the field of journalism starting her career in this field from The Globe and Mail in the InfoGlobe unit.
Later, she joined at the National Post as the New York correspondent. While growing and chasing for more opportunities, she got a chance to debut in the television screen as an anchor and reporter. She thus, joined with CNN in New York and reported from the New York stock exchange for America Morning and the financial program of CNN called CNNfn. After some years, she returned to Canada and worked for the Business News Network as an anchor. She used to host the programs SqueezePlay and the Commodities Report for the Network. In 2009, she left the show and network in order to pursue other opportunities she was willing to find. Following so, she joined at CBS Network in the same year as a co-anchor for the shoe The Lang & O’Leary Exchange alongside Kevin O’Leary which is a new business program in the network. Her work at CBS can be highlighted from the interviews she took with the designated personalities including the prime minister of Canada Brian Mulroney. Her current net worth is not unknown. However, it must be high as she is getting a very handsome sum as her salary.
Moving on to her personal life, Amanda who stands a very gorgeous height and has the adorable looks and personality is a married woman yet are separated. She was married to Vince Brog, the president of C3 Communications. The couple has two children. Amanda and her husband Vince got separated in the year 2012 due to some of their personal issues. They do not live together any more. The couple is likely to get divorced in future but they are not divorced yet. Amanda is living with her two children in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. There is no any information available regarding her past affairs or boyfriends or even at present.
After she got separated from Vince, she wrote a book titled “The Power of Why” and released in 2012 which basically focuses on the matter of the ability of asking right questions at right time acts as the fuel to innovation and brings out change in business as well as personal lives. No wonder, Amanda is a talented person having the skill of presentation, using the right words at the right time and inwardly as well as outwardly beautiful. There are a lot of her admirers who wants to know more on her. She can be followed on her Twitter and Facebook accounts as well as her biography can be found in Wikipedia, IMDb and many other internet sites.
- Last modified : 10 November, 2014
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