Paul Berton is an award-winning journalist, newspaper executive, author and public speaker.


Paul Berton is editor-in-chief of The Hamilton Spectator and director of content for Metroland daily newspapers. He was formerly editor-in-chief of The London Free Press. His work has appeared in a variety of newspapers and magazines.


Paul Berton is the author of Shopomania: Our Obsession with Possession, published in October 2022, and the upcoming Fame and Misfortune: 10 Reasons You Don't Want to be Rich or Famous, to be published in October 2023. 

Public Speaker

Paul Berton is a regular public speaker. His areas of expertise are journalism, misinformation, consumerism, the environment and fame.

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