greg bennett

 

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EXPERIENCE

 

Local Now - The Weather Channel                       Atlanta, GA                                                June 2017 - Present

Head Meteorologist

 

KTNV-TV                                                         Las Vegas, NV                            January 2013 - December 2016

Morning Weekday Meteorologist

  • Create, produce, and present forecasts on air for morning and midday newscasts
  • Provide continuous live coverage on air and online during severe weather events
  • Present, produce, and create forecasts on sister station KMIR for morning newscasts
  • Extend weather coverage to online media platforms including KTNV.com, Facebook, Podcasts, Linkedin and Twitter
  • Present, produce, and create forecasts for local radio station 100.5 KXNT
  • Head Weather First Kids Program

 

Vegasbright.com                                               Las Vegas, NV                                         August 2015 - Present

Contributing Writer

  • Writing articles on a weekly basis
  • Provide original photos
  • Extend coverage on other social media platforms

Weekend Evening Meteorologist/Weekday Weather Producer

  • Create, produce, and present forecasts on air for weekend newscasts
  • Provide continuous live coverage on air and online during severe weather events
  • Present, produce, and create forecasts on sister station KMIR for weekend newscasts
  • Extend weather coverage to online media platforms including KTNV.com, Facebook, Podcasts, Linkedin and Twitter
  • Regularly forecast and present for main morning and evening newscasts on fill-in basis for both KTNV and KMIR
  • Report on weather and/or science related stories when needed

 

WTXL/ABC27HD                                              Tallahassee, FL                                January 2010 - January 2013

Weekend Weather Anchor

  • Create, produce, and present forecasts on air for weekend newscasts
  • Provide continuous live coverage on air and online during severe weather events
  • Present forecasts on WeatherNow sub-channel
  • Extend weather coverage to online media platforms including WTXL.tv, Facebook, and Twitter
  • Regularly forecast for main morning and evening newscasts on fill-in basis

 

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS

 

  • Proficient forecasting and video editing experience utilizing programs including WSI, Accuweather and Aurora Edit
  • Well versed with online/social media programs including Inergize, Syndicaster, Twitter, and Facebook, Instagram

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Bachelors of Atmospheric Science – Meteorology

June 2012

 

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION

 

  • American Meteorological Society
  • National Weather Association

 

 

References available upon request