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Carol Cain

Senior Producer and Host, CBS 62 “Michigan Matters”; Columnist, Detroit Free Press

Carol Cain is the 11-time Emmy Award Winning Senior Producer/ Host of “Michigan Matters” – the highly-rated weekly Public Affairs show that airs 11:30 a.m. Sundays on CBS 62 The show focuses on politics, business, education, and community issues. Carol started the show 14 years ago and has featured interviews with the Captains of industries from business, politics, and sports all across the globe. She also hosts and produces CBS 62’s “Eye on The Future” TV specials which focus on political, business and international issues impacting the community.

Carol began her career in print journalism as State Editor at United Press International and, served as Business Editor for the Toledo Blade. She was also a nationally syndicated columnist at The Detroit News and, has won numerous awards for her work as a columnist at Detroit Free Press with a Sunday Column she continues to write focusing on business, politics, and issues relevant to our region. Previously at the Free Press, she served as Editor of the National, International and Business Desks.

Carol has also  received numerous awards for her work and focus on diversity including recognition from:  NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners), Inforum, the Greater Detroit Chinese Association, the Michigan Muslim Community Council, Niagara Foundation, Detroit Chinese Business Association, the NAACP,  the Michigan Business & Professional Association and others.

She attended Detroit Public Schools and obtained a BA in Communications from Michigan State University, as well as an MBA from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.