Vassy Kapelos is a renowned journalist and media personality from Canada. She is popular for her role as a political journalist in many popular television channels in the country. Currently, she is the main host for Power and Politics program that is aired on CBC News channel. She was earlier part of Global News and worked in different positions for the company.
She started working with Global News soon after completing her graduation in political science. She got good recognition from the early stage and later became bureau chief for the news channel. However, she resigned the job in 2018 and moved to CBC Network to host the program Power and Politics.
Vassy Kapelos was born on the 6th of May 1981 in Toronto region of Canada. Vassy Kapelos’ current age is 41 years.
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Vassy Kapelos hails from Toronto region of Canada. She did her primary schooling from her hometown and later joined University of Western Ontario for her graduation. She did her graduation in BA in the year 2004. After that, she completed her Masters Degree with major in Political Sciences from Dalhouse University in the year 2006.
She was later part of many television channels and got good recognition as a news presenter. Her work won her many awards and recognition as they involved lot of research in most cases. In the year 2013, she was part of the show that won the Best News Series award at the International level.
She moved to Global Network and became the bureau chief during 2016. She worked there for many years and later moved to CBC News channel. Vassy Kapelos is popular for handling the political section of news and the television program titled Power and Politics is a huge hit with the audience since many years.
Vassy Kapelos belongs to a mixed ethnic family based in Toronto. Her father’s name is Nicholas Kapelos who worked for a private firm in Canada. Vassy’s mother is a housewife and she has two sisters. She has not disclosed much information about her family members.
Boyfriend, Husband and Relationships
Vassy Kapelos is married to Frank Boldt who works as an Editor for Global News channel. The couple got married in 2019 and have a son aged 1 year. Vassy’s husband was earlier married and he has two children. Vassy’s step children are Emilie and Cooper. Vassy lives together with her husband and his children in their Toronto home.
Vassy Kapelos looks very charming and beautiful. She has blue eyes and blonde hair. She curls her hair often for her TV shows. Her height is around 5.6 feet and she weighs around 60 kgs. She has a medium built and pays lot of attention to her diet to maintain her fitness.
Vassy Kapelos completed her graduation with major in Political Science as she had very good interest in political affairs of the country. In the early stages of her career, she started working with Swift Current program for Global TV’s Saskatoon and Edmonton stations. In the later stage, she even became the political affairs reporter for the province.
During 2013, she was part of the show that broke the important news about large amount of money paid to Alison Redford’s chief of staff. This got good attention and the Redford had to make lot of changes to its policy towards public employees. Apart from that, she was also part of the program that worked on the series Code Red.
Vassy did an investigative series on the overall condition of the ambulance industry in Alberta region of Canada. The lack of infrastructure in this crucial area was highlighted and this got good attention from the public and the government. The authorities had to review the entire infrastructure plan in this area after the program was telecast.
She got good recognition in Global Network and worked in different roles for the media channel for many years. She was even promoted as bureau chief in the year 2016. Apart from that, she even became the main host for The West Block. As she got an exciting offer from CBC News Channel, she moved to that company in 2018.
With CBC News, she became host of the popular television program Power and Politics. This has a huge audience across the country and Vassy is amongst the most important political news reporters in Canada. She took maternity leave in 2021 and came back to work in 2022 for the same program.
The net worth of Vassy Kapelos is around $2 million. She has worked with top news channels in Canada in her lengthy career. Her husband is also in the media field and both of them have good track record. She owns many luxury vehicles and has a huge mansion in Toronto where she stays with her husband and children.
Facts and Information
Interestingly, Vassy’s husband Frank Boldt is also in the media industry and he works as the Editor for Global News. They met when Vassy was working with Global News after her graduation.
Vassy has step children as her husband was married earlier and Vassy now stays with her step children and her own son in her Toronto mansion. She is back to host Power and Politics in 2022 after a lengthy maternity leave.