Ian Macintosh spent five decades as a broadcast journalist, news executive and media consultant. At the ABC he reported for news and current affairs programs, was a foreign correspondent variously based in the Asia Pacific, Europe and North America, undertook editor and executive producer assignments and managed the ABC’s international operations. Subsequently he was an editorial and business executive with CNN International becoming its Hong Kong-based senior vice president for Asia Pacific. He has also travelled widely in the region and beyond as a broadcast media consultant.
White Man’s Media: Asia’s a place you fly over
By ignoring Asia, the Australian media is contributing towards the creation of more insular and parochial but less understanding country. Continue reading »