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The Producers
Lorraine Hahn, Host
Lorraine Hahn  An internationally known presenter for more than ten years, Lorraine was most recently host of the popular CNN International regional chat show, TALK ASIA. In addition to her work at CNN, Lorraine has anchored flagship programmes from Asia on CNBC. Lorraine has interviewed a wide range of international leaders including Singapore's Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew, Viacom Chairman Sumner Redstone, and former President of the International Monetary Fund Michel Camdassus.  
 
Jim Laurie, Executive Producer
Jim Laurie  A veteran correspondent and producer, Jim is the winner of two Emmy Awards, a Peabody, and the New York Overseas Press Club Award. He has produced news and documentaries for 35 years. For more than 25 years, he reported internationally for NBC News and ABC News. In a management capacity, he developed programming for News Corporation's STAR Group Ltd. Jim Director of the firm, Focus Asia Productions Ltd. producer of this series.  The firm also provides broadcast consultant and production services across Asia.
 
Rob McBride, Principal Reporter
Rob McBride  An Asia based video journalist and recent host of "A Journey to the Heart of India" and "Science Safari" on the National Geographic Channel, Rob has traveled extensively to all parts of Asia. His most recent films have been for UNICEF. From 1999 to 2005, Rob contributed to the magazine series Focus Asia, seen on STAR World television in Asia and on more than 35 PBS stations in the United States. Rob began his career in the United Kingdom at Granada Television.  
 
Chris Dobson, Producer
Chris Dobson  Hong Kong based Chris has worked in Asia for nearly 17 years both in print and broadcasting. Most recently producer for several episodes of the Focus Asia Business Leaders series seen on PBS in California, he has produced documentaries for Radio Television Hong Kong and recently produced and directed a 13 part cooking and travel series with television chef Martin Yan. Chris' print career has included investigative reporting at the South China Morning Post and the New York Post.  
 
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