CHRIS BIANCHI

 

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EXPERIENCE

 

Spectrum News 1                           Los Angeles, CA                                                              July 2020-Present

Weather Producer

 

WeatherNation TV                          Centennial, CO                                                       February 2014-July 2020

Meteorologist

  • Tasked with heading severe weather coverage at national weather network available in over 30 million American and Caribbean households
  • Extensive experience with all weather hazards: hurricanes, tornadoes, snow, flooding, wildfires and more
  • Tasked with building graphics, updating company social media and writing articles for company website, in addition to on-air duties
  • Selected to represent team of 14 meteorologists at weekly managerial meetings
  • Selected to perform radio broadcasts for client WZAB AM 880 in Miami, Florida
  • Earned NWA Seal of Approval in July 2017

 

Crested Butte Mountain Resort          Crested Butte, CO                                             November 2017–August 2018

Forecaster

  • Provide hyper-local ski forecasts for one of Colorado’s top ski resorts
  • Experience forecasting for notoriously difficult, hyper-local mountain terrain

 

Fox 31 KDVR                                  Denver, CO                                                      January 2013–February 2014

Meteorology Intern

  • Learned basics of WSI weather graphics under Chief Meteorologist Dave Fraser

 

ESPN Denver                                  Denver, CO                                                      January 2013–February 2014

Executive Producer

  • Executive Producer of one of the top sports radio stations in Denver
  • Managed team of seven producers

 

Mile High Sports                             Denver, CO                                                       April 2010 - December 2012

Editor-in-Chief of milehighsports.com

  • Managed team of 10 writers and interns

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Boston University, Boston, MA

B.S. in Broadcast Journalism, with a concentration in Human Geography.

3.14 GPA.

2005 – 2009

 

Mississippi State University

Distance Learning

Certification in Broadcast Meteorology

 

 

SKILLS

 

Versatile presenter: Experience reporting, storm chasing and providing live hits nationwide

Native Spanish speaker

Expert writer/editor

Experience with Baron and WSI graphic systems

Expert in social media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, etc.

Management experience