Josh Breslow


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Anchor/Reporter
December 2016 - Present

WKRN (ABC) Nashville, TN

• Write/edit news stories; front live on-location and in-studio
• Breaking news anchor for four-hour long weekday morning newscasts
• Previously anchored three-hour long weekend morning newscasts; designated fill-in for other newscasts
• Develop contacts/sources, leading to exclusive/enterprise stories
• Write stories, post video to website daily
• Promote stories via social media platforms, increasing viewership/web hits 

Anchor/Reporter
December 2015 - December 2016

WDRB (FOX) Louisville, KY

• Write/edit news stories; front live on-location and in-studio
• Anchor hour-long weekend evening newscasts; designated fill-in for other newscasts
• Write stories, post video to website daily
• Promote stories via social media platforms, increasing viewership/web hits 

Anchor/Reporter
December 2010 - December 2015

LEX 18 WLEX (NBC) Lexington, KY

• Write/edit news stories; front live on-location and in-studio
• Anchor weekday 4pm newscast; designated fill-in for other newscasts
• Generate longer-form pieces for "LEX 18 Investigates" and "On Special Assignment" series
• Write stories, post video to website daily
• Promote stories via social media platforms, increasing viewership/web hits 

Reporter/Forecaster/Anchor/Producer
March 2009 - December 2010

FOX 7 WTVW (FOX) Evansville, IN

Live weather forecasts for weekend newscasts
• Write/edit news stories; front live on-location and in-studio
Anchor/produce weekend “Primetime Health” segment
Fill-in anchor, producer for weekday midday newscasts and weekend primetime newscasts
Fill-in live reporter for three-hour morning show
Fill-in weather anchor for various newscasts


Reporter / Producer
January 2009 - March 2009

University of Florida News Bureau Gainesville, FL

Write news stories for use by national media outlets
Produce live-shots for networks, such as the NFL Network

Anchor / Reporter / Producer / Entertainment Co-host
May 2007 - March 2009

AM850 WRUF (CBS) Gainesville, FL

Anchor, produce live daily news broadcasts, including hour-long news magazine show and half-hour entertainment program

Chief Forecaster / Reporter / Anchor / Photographer
January 2006 - December 2008

WUFT-TV (PBS) Gainesville, FL

Live weather forecasts as Chief Forecaster for evening weekday newscast
Fill-in anchor for live weekday evening newscast
Shoot, write, edit news stories for air
Operate cameras and prompter, manage talent in-studio


Awards:
Nominee, 2016 Ohio Valley EMMY, General Reporting, "Nobody Should Go Alone" (WLEX-TV) 
Winner, 2013 RTDNA Murrow Award (Region 8), Small Market Newscast, Reporting on "March 2 Tornado" (WLEX-TV)
Winner, 2013 RTDNA Murrow Award (Region 8), Small Market Breaking News, Reporting on "March 2 Tornado" (WLEX-TV)
Winner, 2008 RTDNA Murrow Award (Region 13), Small Market Radio Newscast, Anchor/Producer "Frontpage On-The-Air" (AM850 WRUF)
• Best All-Around, AM850 WRUF News Department, 2007-2008
First Place, National Society of Professional Journalists Award (2008), Small Market Radio Newscast, Anchor/Producer "Frontpage On-The-Air" (AM850 WRUF)
First Place, Regional Society of Professional Journalists Award (2008), Small Market Radio Newscast, Anchor/Producer "Frontpage On-The-Air" (AM850 WRUF)
Second Place, Associated Press of Florida (2008), College Radio Newscast, Anchor/Producer "Midday News" (AM850 WRUF)


Technical Skills:
Editing: Final Cut, Avid, Velocity, Audacity, Linear-editing
Newsroom: ENPS, iNews
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Periscope, LinkedIn, Instagram, SnapChat, WordPress

Education:
University of Florida Gainesville, FL
Graduated December 2008
Bachelor Of Science: Telecommunications - News
Outside Concentration: Meteorology/Climatology


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