Paula Newton Biography
A native of Hamilton, Ontario, Paula Newton is a journalist, working as an international correspondent with CNN and CNN International based in Ottawa.
Newton is a former reporter for the Canadian network CTV where she worked from 1993 to 2005.
Newton graduated from McMaster University with a Master of Business Administration (International Finance) and a Bachelor of Journalism and Political Science from Carleton University, Ottawa.
Paula Newton CNN
Newton joined CNN in 2005 after working at CTV for 12 years from 1993 to 2005. She now works as a CNN and CNN International correspondent based in Ottawa and also fill in for anchors based in London.
Newton ha won two World Medals; one for her coverage of the war in Kosovo and the other for a news report on organ selling. She also won the Canadian Gemini’s Award for Best Reportage Award Category.
Prior to her career at CTV, she worked as a parliamentary producer for Satelite News between 1986-1989 in Ottawa, Ontario. Newton later joined CHCH-TV between 1989-1991 where she served as an anchor and reporter.
She worked as a reporter for the Atlanta Television System in Halifax, Nova Scotia from 1991 to 1993. Newton eventually moved to CTV where she held various positions until 2005. Some of the positions she held include;
- Atlantic affairs reporter in Halifax, Nova Scotia
- Quebec affairs correspondent in Montreal, Quebec
- National affairs correspondent in Ottawa, Ontario
- Anchor on Question Period
- Moscow bureau chief
- Anchor on Canada AM
- Anchor on CTV Newsnet
Paula Newton Age
Newton was born in 1968 in Hamilton, Ontario. She 52 years old as of 2020.
Paula Newton Husband and Son
Newton is assumed to be married. However, she has lived a very private personal life and no information is known of the said husband. Speculations that she is married came about in 2014 after she wished her husband a happy Father’s Day on June 15 and stated that he is a total workhorse.
Paula Newton Ethnicity
Newton is of white ethnicity.
Paula Newton Salary and Net Worth
It is not known how much Newton earns as a CNN correspondent. She has a net worth of around $ 20 million.