TV host Kristina Matisic
December 26, 1968 |
Zagreb, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia
|Occupation||television host, actor, television producer, news anchor, news announcer, reporter|
Matisic was born in Zagreb, Croatia. She has a bachelor's degree in history from the University of British Columbia and a master's degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Southern California.
In 1993, Matisic started her career in broadcasting as a news announcer on Mountain FM. The following year, she began working at CKVU-TV in Vancouver, as an overnight news anchor for Global News, an associate producer and a reporter. In 1997, she was the news anchor and producer of that station's 11:30 pm newscast.
Television host and actor
The Shopping Bags
While there, Matisic met Anna Wallner and created The Shopping Bags concept. Their show has won numerous Leo awards and two Gemini award nominations. They maintain an extensive website that includes product reviews and shopping tips and they write for numerous publications across North America. They are also co-authors of the book, The Shopping Bags: Tips, Tricks and Inside Information to Make You a Savvy Shopper.
- And A Merry Christmas To All! annaandkristina.com Blog article. Retrieved November 8, 2010.
- Marcy Cornblum (2009-01-16). "Test Kitchen". Toronto Sun. Retrieved 2009-01-16.
- "The Shopping Bags Host Bios". W Network. Archived from the original on November 7, 2008. Retrieved 2009-01-16.
-  Archived December 1, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
- Anna & Kristina (2013-07-26). "Anna Wallner & Kristina Matisic: The Shopping Bags Official Website". Annaandkristina.com. Retrieved 2013-08-07.
-  Archived March 29, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Kristina Matisic.|
- Anna & Kristina/The Shopping Bags official website
- Kristina's bio on The Shopping Bags official website
- TV show fan page for Anna & Kristina's Grocery Bag on Facebook
- TV show fan page for Anna & Kristina's Beauty Call on Facebook
- TV show fan page for The Shopping Bags on Facebook
- Fan page for Kristina Matisic on Facebook
- Anna & Kristina's photostream on Flickr
- Anna & Kristina's tweets on Twitter
- Anna & Kristina's videos on YouTube
- Excerpt from The Shopping Bags book from Good Morning America