Women Leadership Nation Breaking Barriers

14: Pooja Handa, Anchor, CP24 & Co-Host CP24 Breakfast

January 14, 2021

Pooja Handa is an award-winning broadcaster who most people recognize as the co-host of Toronto’s #1 morning show, CP24 Breakfast. Torontonians have come to know Pooja as one of the familiar faces greeting them every morning helping them start their day with a smile. She started in 2008 at CP24 as a News Anchor and Reporter and has covered everything from politics to entertainment.

She is a born storyteller, who uses her wit and humour to engage viewers. 

Pooja has hosted many prominent Toronto events including the annual Toronto International Film Festival, Pride Parade, Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival, Toronto Raptors Championship Parade, Canada’s Walk of Fame, and many more. She also makes regular appearances on CTV’s The Social and The Marilyn Dennis Show.

Before joining CP24, Pooja worked as a traffic reporter and entertainment host for Global Morning News in Toronto, where she created and hosted a unique entertainment segment called the PH FACTOR (Pooja Handa Factor). In total, Pooja has been in the business for almost 20 years.

Become Part of the WLN Community and Help Break Barriers

The Women Leadership Nation (WLN) Breaking Barriers Podcast was created to help women break barriers through the power of storytelling, self-awareness, and knowledge sharing. We started this podcast as a platform for women to share their journeys, experiences, and insights so that we can learn and grow from one another.

We are committed to making a difference. We need your help to continue to share the stories and expert insights of hundreds of women leaders!

You can help by subscribing to our podcast, spreading the word and sharing the podcast with friends, and supporting us through Patreon so that we can continue to dedicate our time to creating great content, offering new resources, and building a strong community of women leaders!

Check out our membership options on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Breakingbarriers?fan_landing=true

Thanks for listening and welcome to the Women Leadership Nation community!  

Together we can break barriers!

Jennifer & Shannon

WLN Breaking Barriers Podcast



You can find our podcast on itunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/women-leadership-nation-breaking-barriers/id1526744087 , Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2dFHnWa2PVprwPPTdoBD2j or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Play this podcast on Podbean App