Matt Walsh

mattwalshHonorary Lecturer
mwalsh@hku.hk

Matt Walsh has been in broadcasting and journalism for 30 years, the past 15 in Hong Kong.  He began his career on radio in the United States, and moved into television at CNN in Atlanta in 1992. In 1999, he moved to Hong Kong with CNN International’s expanding operation there. In 12 years at a variety of CNN networks, he has been an editor, writer, producer and trainer for CNN staff and affiliate stations.

In 2004, he launched Media Advisers Asia, Ltd., a training and consulting company. He has conducted training workshops for broadcasters and journalists in 17 Asian countries and territories, often in cooperation with the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union. He also teaches media training workshops for corporate executives and spokespeople.

He worked as an editor at Voice of America’s Hong Kong bureau from 2005-2008 and continues freelance work for CNN Hong Kong.  He has also been a field producer for programs that air on the Travel Channel and Discovery Channel, including “Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations”.  And, his voice over work can be heard on a wide variety of TV and radio commercials, documentaries, corporate videos and educational products.