Featured Journalist: Steve Benko

Jan 12, 2018

Today’s featured journalist is Steve Benko, a web producer for CBS Pittsburgh, better known as KDKA. Before that, he was a general assignment reporter/sports columnist for the Colorado County Citizen, a newspaper in Columbus, Texas. He’s also a blogger and has contributed to numerous sites, including Bleacher Report, Fox Sports and YardBarker. Steve says his first experience of beat reporting came while he was credentialed for and covered the Scranton/Wilkes Barre RailRiders for BaseballEssential.com. He’s currently credentialed and has covered the Houston Astros. The funniest news-related hashtag he’s seen? “#ProducerProblems,” he reveals. “I always end up seeing one of those hashtags with something totally relatable.” Check out Steve’s bio and portfolio here.

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Nashville-based writer, marketing communications consultant, and all-around word nerd. Usually covered in dog and/or cat hair.

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