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Melanie Raposo

Tech Expert at The Source

Melanie Raposo has been the resident tech expert at Canadian consumer electronics retailer The Source since 2010. She is passionate about technology and innovation, and is frequently called upon by various media outlets to offer advice on the latest technology trends. She also covers CES and other major consumer electronics trade shows on behalf of The Source, giving her a front-row seat to the hottest new products, companies and developments in the industry.

Prior to joining The Source, Melanie spent eight years working as a journalist and on-air personality for television, radio, print and the Web. She holds a diploma in journalism from Humber College.

About The Source
Building on 40 years of excellence as an electronics retailer, The Source ( is one of Canada’s largest retailers with more than 700 locations nationwide. The Source stores offer a wide range of brand-name consumer electronics including communications, computing, TVs, audio products and accessories. More than 70% of Canadians live within five kilometres of stores operated or licensed by The Source.
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