Director of Talk & Talent, Global News Radio 640 Toronto
Amanda Cupido is the Director of Talk and Talent at Global News Radio 640 Toronto. She began her radio career working as a producer, reporter and news anchor. Her love for audio spanned to podcasts — she produced more than 20 series over the last decade. In 2018, Amanda wrote Let’s Talk Podcasting: The Essential Guide to Doing it Right and in 2020 she founded Lead Podcasting, which specializes in creating podcasts for thought leaders and organizations.
Amanda also redefined the radio courses within the School of Journalism at both Seneca College and Ryerson University, where she continues to teach part-time. Amanda has a Bachelor of Journalism from Ryerson University and a Master of Professional Studies in the Psychology of Leadership from Penn State.