Reg Hampton

Assignment Editor

Hometown: Smithers, B.C. but born in Spalding, Saskatchewan

Been with CTV Calgary since: 2006

Career Highlights:

  • Flying in a CF-18 fighter jet
  • Won awards from the Radio-Television News Directors Association of Canada (RTNDA) and the B.C. Association of Broadcasters for coverage of the softwood lumber crisis in B.C.

Education:

  • Masters in Professional Communications, Royal Roads University
  • Broadcasting Program, British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)  

Favourite Place in Calgary:

  • 4th St., 17th Ave, Kensington
  • Stampede Park 

Interests/Activities:

  • Raising my kids and puppy
  • I love exploring new foods and tasting wines
  • Playing Texas Hold 'em Poker

Favourite Movie: Groundhog Day

Favourite Music: U2

Favourite TV Shows: The West Wing - Seinfeld

Why I am a broadcaster: I was always a "news junkie" and always loved and had great respect for the news.

About Me: I love traveling with my three kids. I spend many hours shuttling kids between snowboarding; and bagpipes, drumming and highland dance lessons and competitions. I love living in Calgary, love the friendliness and the spirit of the people, and being so close to the mountains.