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Kendra Wates

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New York City
Senior Planning Producer — CNNMoney
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Covers:  breaking business news, wall street, european union, international affairs, new york ranger, business news, entertainment, academy awards

Senior Planning Producer for CNNMoney Avid NY Rangers fan. Opinions/tweets are my own

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Biography

Born on Long Island, went to St. Lawrence University, Moved to Martha's Vineyard after graduation for 6 months then drive cross country to San Francisco, became a ski instructor and lived the glorious life of a ski bum for 2 years. Went to Graduate School at American University in Washington DC ...

How is social media changing news?

We can no longer just think about how stories will play on TV - have to think about how they will play across social media as well.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Jessica Fletcher

Who do you wish followed you?

Angelina Jolie, Eddie Izzard, Steve Ballmer, Sting, Dalia Llama, Richard Branson, Jamie Dimon

Awards

Peabody Award

2005 - Tsunami Coverage