TORONTO - Erin Paul
, winner of a Gemini Award in 2000 for Best Information Segment for her
work on The Fifth Estate, is now part of the sportsnetnews team."Adding Erin to our Sportsnet family makes our already strong news team even better, " said Rick Briggs-Jude, Vice President, Production, Rogers Sportsnet.
will take on the dual role of feature producer and reporter with sportsnetnews.
"Sports journalism provides some of the best opportunities for dramatic story-telling," said Paul
."I can't wait to add my unique style to the sportsnetnews team." Erin joins Rogers Sportsnet after spending nine years at CBC.Most recently, she has worked as a reporter and producer on Sports Saturday.Paul
also co-hosted the opening ceremonies for CBC
at the 2003 Pan Am Games in the Dominican Republic.