Ben Simmoneau Wiki – Ben Simmoneau Biography
Ben Simmoneau is an American anchor and reporter for WCVB’s NewsCenter 5 at 4:30, 5:00, and 5:30 PM, as well as The 10 O’Clock News on MeTV Boston. Him joining WCVB Channel 5 marked a return to Hearst Television for him who began his career at WGAL, the Hearst-owned NBC affiliate in Harrisburg-Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He joined NewsCenter 5 from WNYW, the Fox flagship station in New York City where he worked as a weekday morning anchor since June 2013. Prior to joining Fox, he spent five years working as an anchor and investigative reporter for KYW, the CBS-owned television station in Philadelphia.
He is a recipient of the first-place award for “On-Air Personality – Television” at the 2017 Sound Bites Awards presented by the Massachusetts Broadcasters Association. He is also a three-time Emmy winner who has also been honored twice with an Edward R. Murrow award — once at WGAL for investigative reporting and once for his role as part of the team at KYW which won for Station Excellence. His innovative coverage of the 2006 mid-term elections earned him a Walter Cronkite Award from the University of Southern California for excellence in political journalism.
Before graduating from Ithaca College with a journalism degree, he worked for Chris Matthews as a researcher on his bestselling book American: Beyond Our Grandest Notions. In New York, Ben served on the Executive Council of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America Greater New York Chapter. He now works actively with the New England Chapter, hosting the annual Take Steps walk fundraiser and the organization’s largest annual event the Fete of Food and Wine. He has also worked in the past with the Children’s Miracle Network and Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.
He went to study at Ithaca College and graduated with a journalism degree. Besides working, during his free time, he takes time to practice his hobbies which include; avid running, and he also enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time with his wife and two children.
Ben Simmoneau Age
His age will be updated soon. However, he comes from Boston Massachusetts, United States.
Ben Simmoneau Wife
He is married and has two children with his wife. Confirming that he is married, he wrote on his Twitter, “So, I noticed my wife cleaned up my tie mess in the closet — and she color-coordinated them! #wcvb”
Ben Simmoneau Twitter
Ben Simmoneau’s Twitter account is @bensimmoneau. His Twitter bio reads, “Dad, husband, journalist @WCVB. Retweets are not endorsements. email@example.com”