Ellana Lee, who is Managing Editor for CNN International Asia Pacific, based at the network’s regional headquarters in Hong Kong, will be at the NIEW conference where she will be moderating the ‘Voices of Courage’ session.
One of the most dynamic and successful young executives working in international television, she manages the award-winning on air and online news and feature programming produced in Hong Kong, in addition to CNN’s correspondents and newsgathering teams across ten bureaus in the Asia Pacific region that stretch from Islamabad to Tokyo.
In recent months Lee has managed a wide range of news stories from across Asia Pacific that have reached hundreds of millions of viewers around the world, including the network’s extensive coverage of terrorist attacks in Jakarta, civil war in Sri Lanka and the ongoing standoff on the Korean peninsula. Global stories have equally resonated with Asia Pacific viewers including the US elections, the inauguration of President Obama and the ongoing global financial crisis. [Read more...]