Josh Landon

 

Resume

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

WJBK-TV                                 Detroit, MI                                                                                 2016-Present

Morning Anchor

  • Anchor all assigned newscasts
  • General Assignment Reporter
  • Franchise Crime Host and Reporter

 

WDJT-TV                                 Milwaukee, WI                                                                               2014-2016

Anchor/Reporter

  • Anchor and reporter for assigned newscasts
  • Co-anchor station’s 9pm newscast, and reports for 10pm newscast

 

WRIC-TV                                  Richmond, VA                                                                               2009-2014

Reporter/Fill-in Anchor

  • Weeknight reporter responsible for covering breaking news, developing sources, and enterprising original story ideas.
  • Also serves as fill-in anchor.

 

WTVJ-TV                                  Miami, FL                                                                                   2008-2009

Freelance Reporter

  • Reported freelance for NBC and O&O station, including extensive “live” experience.
  • Developed story ideas.

 

WZVN-TV                                 Ft. Myers, FL                                                                               2007-2008

Reporter

  • General Assignment reporter responsible for generating stories and covering live, breaking news.

 

WLNS-TV                                 Lansing, MI                                                                                  2006-2007

Reporter

  • General Assignment reporter for all station newscasts.

 

EDUCATION

 

  Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI, 2006

  B.A., Electronic Media and Journalism

 

AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

  • 2018 Regional Emmy Award: “Societal Concerns - News Feature”
  • 2013 Regional Emmy Award: “Best Crime/Single Story or Series”
  • 2010 VAPB Award: “Best Coverage of a Spot News Story”

AFFILIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

 

  •  Michigan Sports Hall of Fame Task Force
  •  National Association of Black Journalists