Sunday, February 17, 2019

Leslie Yip

is Toronto’s most prominent multi-media artiste, spanning national television, radio, print and online. She is also a choice Master of Ceremony for the community’s top charity events and social functions.  As an actress, she has participated in drama series in China, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Canada. As recent as 2012, she played Chelsea in the stage production of ‘On Golden Pond’ in Hong Kong.

Her media career began at Fairchild Television, balancing on-air work as well as administrative duties as Manager, PR, Promotions and Corporate Affairs. Her eventual branching out to the print and radio broadcast media enables her to show her multi-faceted talents. She is the recipient of the Dragon 100 Award in honour of her leadership and contribution to her profession. She is also awarded the Golden Maple Leaf award by the Chinese Canadian Artist Federation.

She is known as Canada’s only fully bilingual LifeStyle Journalist, reflecting her interest in food, wine and travel. Her lifestyle articles, social media and radio program has a quite a following, with fans craving for her candid review of what’s hot and what’s not.

Leslie graduated from Trinity College at the University of Toronto in 1997 with a Major in Philosophy.

Leslie is the producer and host of the morning drive time program “Good Morning A1”, as well as the Associate Publisher of EliteGen luxury lifestyle magazine. She is also a freelance travel writer for the Toronto Star.