Speaker David Gray

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David Gray

Host, The Calgary Eyeopener


With more two decades of experience as a journalist, David Gray has covered stories around the world, focusing on Europe and North America. Seven of those years were spent as a travelling correspondent for CBC-TV's top-rated business documentary program,Venture.

Gray is a former president of the Alberta Press Gallery and for six years was the national host of CBC News: Today on Newsworld. He's also hosted the Business Network on CBC Radio One, and is a guest host on CBC's Cross Country Checkup and As It Happens.

Gray has won a variety of national and international awards for his work, including gold medals at the New York Festival of Festivals for best international documentary.

David Gray hosts the number one morning show, the Calgary Eyeopener, providing Calgarians their morning information with a teaspoon of wit and a drop of attitude.

In his spare time, he plays with local band Sweet Potato. David and his wife, Kim, have two children.

Speaking on: CBC’s Breakfast of Showrunner Champions

At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
- Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures


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