Bowen Zhang is an award winning journalist. He has been an anchor and reporter for OMNI BC News’ Mandarin Edition since 2004, when he moved to Canada. Currently he is hosting OMNI Mandarin Current Affairs program. Bowen started his career as news anchor and producer at various television networks in China. During this time he won three national awards for broadcasting and specialized news programming.
In 2004, Bowen moved to Canada and joined the OMNI BC (previously Channel m) team as news anchor and reporter. In 2012, Bowen won a Jack Webster award for the Best Reporting in Chinese with his three part series on the legendary Chinese Students’ soccer team of the 1920’s and 30’s. Within the community Bowen has hosted many community events held by local organizations, and he has received testimonials from the Mayor of Vancouver for his involvement in the community from 2005-2014.