Fiona Foster | After Dinner Speaker & Event Host – Media | UK
Fiona Foster is a broadcaster for the BBC world travel show and the ITV tonight show, and is also a very talented event host. Fiona Foster is available to book for a variety of corporate events.
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Fiona Foster is a British television presenter and journalist who has also spent several years working in the United States. She was the main presenter on the BBC World travel programme Fast Track.
Fiona Foster started in local radio in 1985 at BBC Radio Oxford before moving on to work at BBC Radio Nottingham, Capital Radio and to co-present the Breakfast Show for GLR in London.
In 1989 Fiona got her first job in television as the co-anchor for BBC1’s Breakfast News and Business Breakfast where she stayed for three years. During this time Fiona also presented Business Matters on BBC2, The Blenheim Horse Trials for Channel 4 and did frequent stints anchoring CNBC’s London business programme.
In 1992 she became the video reporter following the emergency services for BBC1’s 999 and reported regularly for BBC’s Holiday.
From 1993-1996 Fiona co-anchored Carlton Television’s London Tonight as well as ITV’s prime-time show Missing. She presented Crime Monthly for LWT and reported live from Scotland Yard for ITN’s Police Action Live. She was also a guest presenter for ITV’s current affairs show 3D.
In 1996 Fiona moved to Atlanta for 3 years to work for CNN as the anchor on World News. Here she covered numerous breaking news stories and live events, ranging from the death of Princess Diana and NATO’s entry into Kosovo to President Clinton’s trip to China and the signing of the UN/Iraq peace deal.
On returning to the UK in 1999 Fiona landed a position with ITV as a reporter on Tonight With Trevor McDonald.
Fiona was born in Yorkshire and has a degree in Russian and French. She loves sport, especially golf and tennis and is keen on films, theatre, upcycling old furniture and baking and decorating cakes with and without her two daughters.
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