Amber joined “CityNews” and CP24 as its New Media Specialist in 2006, where she reports on new media and interactive trends for the evening news and hosts a half-hour web news program called Webnation. Before joining CHUM, Amber co-hosted and co-produced various shows for G4TechTV, was the Tech Columnist on CBC Newsworld and served on the judging panel at the 2000 Webby Awards. She also worked as a web strategist for Microsoft Canada and Razorfish San Francisco.
“Amber Mac” is also a popular blogging personality and maintains both her personal site ambermac.com and the Inside Popnology blog at citynews.ca. Originally from Charlottetown, PEI, Amber MacArthur earned her BA in English from Dalhousie University and her Bachelor of Journalism at University of King’s College.