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 websites, newspapers and magazines.


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

Public Speaker

Paul Berton is an engaging public speaker, comfortable addressing groups of all sizes. His areas of expertise are journalism, the media, misinformation, consumerism, the environment, celebrity, wealth and fame.

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