Riaz Meghji is the Co-Host of Breakfast Television Vancouver, covering topics in current affairs, philanthropy, entertainment, sports, and business. Meghji has spent thirteen years working as a Host and Producer with brands such as MTV Canada, CTV News and the Toronto International Film Festival.
This will be his third stint as Host of TEDxVancouver. Meghji has come to appreciate how a simple, candid conversation can carry a profound effect. It was his TEDxVancouver 2012 experience that inspired the launch ofEveryConversationCounts.com. The website documents defining dialogue with thought leaders and looks at how creative conversations can reinvent yourself, your brand and your business.
Represented by the Lavin Agency, Meghji is also a highly sought-after Master of Ceremonies and moderator. Raised in Delta, British Columbia, he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Simon Fraser University in 2002. He is also the co-founder of non-profit 1Karma, which has supported Covenant House BC and the Canadian Cancer Society by fundraising and raising awareness.