As a well-known figure when it comes to English Broadcasting and news anchoring, Peter Mansbridge has worked for many years for CBC Network. A chief correspondent for CBS News, he anchors The National which is a CBC Television’s flagship nightly newscast. He has worked successfully in his journalism career and has gathered many accolades including an honorary doctorate. The broadcaster is one with experience and a lot of stories to unfold.
Career and Progression:
Peter then began working as a ticket agent for Transair at Churchill Airport based in Churchill, Manitoba. A year later while Peter was making a flight announcement, a station manager for the local Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) named Gaston Charpentier discovered him and hired Peter as the host of CHFC’s late night music program.
In the later years, Peter became a reporter for the CBC’s flagship evening news program The National in Saskatchewan. Peter then again moved back to Ottawa in 1976 to become a parliamentary correspondent. Until recently he has declared his retirement from The National since 2016 ending his 30 years working as a correspondent.
What’s His Net Worth?
He is the reporter of many awards such as 12 Gemini awards, being made the Officer of the Order of Canada in 2008. Peter was also given the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal plus receiving a Doctor of Law in 1999. In 2005 he received a Doctor of Journalism from Ryerson University, and in 2008 he received Doctor of Laws.
He is still serving as chancellor of the University until 2017, and his salary is estimated to be around 80,000 dollars annually as for his net worth at around 10 million dollars. Though out the years reaching formidable outcomes and still reporting keeping professionalism on the playing field.
Dating History of Peter!
He previously married to a CBC colleague Wendy Mesley in 1989; Peter has married three times first marriage was with Parm Dhillon, which ended in 1975 and give him two daughters, his second wife Wendy went through a divorce in 1992 that became a massive media feed.
Now he is married to Canadian actress Cynthia Dale on 14th November 1998. The couple has a son named William born in 1999, and he has a summer cottage in the Gatineau Hills, and he currently lives in Stratford with his wife and children.
Born on 6th July 1948 in London, England, he stands tall at the height of 6 feet, Peter’s parents, his father Stanley Harry Mansbridge and his mother, Brena Louise Mansbridge. Peter is of Canadian nationality and is of white ethnicity, now he is 68 years of age and has made well with his family.