Celebrating Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution. (Emcee)

Celebrating Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution. (Emcee)



Sydnie Kohara has lived and reported from all over the world– from the US to Singapore, Frankfurt, Dublin and London – and works across all media – from print, radio and television to online and digital – to cover current events, profile newsmakers and share stories that matter. She is also a sought-after speaker, program host and seasoned conference moderator on the topics of strategy, leadership, best business practices and women in business.


• George Foster Peabody Award*
• Radio Television News Directors Association Edward R. Murrow Award*
• Asian American Journalists Association National Awards/Television (2)
• Asian American Journalists Association National Awards/Radio (1)
• National Academy Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) San Francisco/Northern California Chapter, Silver Circle
• Northern California RTNDA Awards: Best Writing-Radio/Best Writing-Television
• Regional Emmy Award: Dayside Newscast – Large Market**

*Shared by the KGO-TV news staff

**Other nominations for News Writing, Talent, Serious News Feature, Children/Youth Feature, Continuing Coverage, Informational/Instructional-Program/Special Dayside Newscast

A host of “Dodging Landmines”, a video series on CNET’s former business management website BNET, Sydnie also hosts corporate webinars for Oracle, interviewing top women technology executives. She helped found Camp CEO, an annual Girl Scouts of Northern California-sponsored retreat which brings together at-risk teenage girls and female mentors.

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