About

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Otiena Ellwand is a professional journalist and editor based in Sydney, Australia.

She is currently the editor of Australian Broker, a B2B magazine for finance professionals.

She was previously a staff reporter at the Edmonton Journal in Alberta, Canada, where she primarily┬ácovered crime and breaking news. She’s covered major news events, including the mass murder of eight people in Edmonton in 2014 and the Fort McMurray wildfires in 2016, for which the Edmonton Journal team has been nominated for a National Newspaper Award.

Otiena also spent time in the Alberta Legislature’s press gallery covering Premier Rachel Notley’s NDP government.

Otiena has worked as a videographer for Parks Canada, a chocolate blogger for Baci Perugina and recently hiked 3,000 kilometres across New Zealand. The adventure took 117 days.

Get in touch:

otiena.ellwand at gmail.com

20151021 Otiena Ellwand Breaking News Reporter from Ryan Jackson on Vimeo.