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Fairfax, VA
Multiplatform Editor — USA Today
As seen in:  USA Today
Covers:  Health, Pop Culture, Entertainment, Celebrities, Movies, Television, Books, Music, Travel, Science

Multiplatform editor and pinch-hit writer for @USATODAYlife.

Trey Barrineau's Biography

Trey Barrineau is a multiplatform editor in USA TODAY's Life section, where he fine-tunes and enlivens content for online and print that spans entertainment, pop culture, technology and health. During his time there, he has been honored multiple times for outstanding headlines by the editors of "The Nation's Newspaper."

Trey was hired in 2000 immediately after completing USA TODAY's Loaner Program, a unique mid-career residency/internship that ...

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Hainer Awards

USA TODAY's now-defunct in-house monthly awards for outstanding headlines. I was a 13-time winner between 2000 and 2005. Starting in 2005, the award became a daily recognition of good work, and I'm honored to have been mentioned 17 times.


2008 - General
Part of a team recognized for exceptional deadline coverage of the Oscars.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports reporter, Hickory Daily Record, Hickory, N.C.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, but never for work.
Aug 31, 2014

Goodbye, New York. See you soon. (@ New York Penn Station in New York, NY)…

Aug 31, 2014

I'm at 188 Allen Street (aka- “Cheese Grille”) in New York, NY…

Aug 30, 2014

RT @AnthonyDeVito: Complaining about the people who complain about the people who complain about the people who do the ice bucket challenge. #infinity

Aug 30, 2014

RT @JBNotes: Quote of the day: "I'm going gameify another glass of wine." ~ @treybarrineau

Aug 30, 2014

Refueling before my wife makes me walk 98 blocks or something. (@ Whiskey Tavern in New York, NY)…

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