Vassy Kapelos Biography

Updated On Jun 23, 2019 Published On Jun 23, 2019
Facts of Vassy Kapelos
Date of Birth: 1987 , May-6
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Vassy Kapelos
Birth Name Vassy Kapelos
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Toronto
Ethnicity White
Profession Political Journalist
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blond
Face Color White
Education Dalhousie University
Sisters 2
Siblings 2
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Vassy Kapelos is a Canadian journalist who is the chief of Ottawa Bureau Global News. She covers politics for all platforms, including our national broadcast, local broadcasts and online. She currently hosts Power & Politics on CBC News Network.

Early Life & Education

Vassy Kapelos was born on May 6, 1987, in Toronto, Canada, to Canadian parents. She was raised along with her two siblings; sisters Zo Kap and Sha bale Ngu.

She once said that her parents were self-made and incredibly hardworking. Her father was a lawyer in Toronto. She is of Canadian nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

She completed her graduation with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Western Ontario in 2004. Later in 2006, she graduated with a Master of Arts degree from Dalhousie University.

Career

Vassy Kapelos started her career as a video journalist at Southwest TV News IN Swift Current, SK, and later headed to Saskatoon and Edmonton to do political journalism; she joined Global Television Network as a legislative reporter.

She was also an anchor for Global Television Saskatoon there. She worked for the network from October 2008 to April 2010.

She then worked as a Reporter/Anchor for Global Television (AB) in Edmonton and Calgary from April 2010 to December 2013.

Kapelos has also worked as the Provincial Affairs Reporter for both Global Calgary and Global Edmonton. She covered issues that affected the province, focusing on politics.

In 2013, she was a member of the reporting team for the series Code Red. She won the 2013 Edward R. Murrow Award for Best News Series for her performance in the series.

Kapelos Global to join CBC News Network in February 2018, and ever since she has been hosting the CBS program, Power & Politics.

Kapelos also currently works as a Parliamentary Correspondent at Global National Ottawa in Canada.

Personal Life

Vassy Kapelos is pretty secretive about her love affairs and relationship and thus the journalist has not opened up anything about her personal life in public.

She has not revealed in any of her talks that is she is dating or married. If she is in a relationship, who is her boyfriend or husband?

Well, it seems Kapelos is single at present and is only focusing on developing her career. Although she doesn't have any children, she sometimes posts photos on her Instagram with kids.

Salary & Net Worth

Being a successful political journalist, Vassy Kapelos earns a considerable amount of money from the journalism field. The total fortune or net worth of the talented news personality has not been disclosed.

Also, the exact figure of Kapelos' salary is unknown. But according to the Salary.com website, a political journalist in the United States earns somewhere between $27,558 and $43,300 per year.

Body Measurement, Height, Weight, Age

Body Measurement : N/A

Height : 5 Feet 7 Inches

Weight : N/A

Age : 38 Years Old

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Joined Global Television Network

2010

Vassy Kapelos joined Global Television Network as a legislative reporter in October 2008 and she worked for the network till April 2010.

Received Edward R. Murrow Award

2013

In 2013, Vassy Kapelos won the Edward R. Murrow Award for Best News Series for 'Code Red' for her work in the series.

Net Worth is Under rReview

2019

Vassy Kapelos earns a considerable amount of money from her political journalism career but her net worth is still under review.

Born in Toronto, Canada

May 6 , 1987

Vassy Kapelos was born on May 6, 1987, in Toronto, Canada, to Canadian parents. She has two siblings; sisters Zo Kap and Sha bale Ngu.

Graduated From Dalhousie University

2006

Vassy Kapelos completed her graduation with a Master of Arts degree from Dalhousie University in 2006 after getting a bachelor degree from the University of Western Ontario in 2004.

Graduated From Dalhousie University

2006

Vassy Kapelos completed her graduation with a Master of Arts degree from Dalhousie University in 2006 after getting a bachelor degree from the University of Western Ontario in 2004.