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Mary Catherine Wellons

Washington, DC
DC Deputy Bureau Chief — CNBC
As seen in: CNBC
Covers:  media, social media, music, digital media, startups
Doesn't Cover: market, stock

@CNBC DC deputy bureau chief. Previously: @CNBC SF bureau chief, director of @CNBCSocial, media+tech producer. @UVA alum.

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I'm a curious soul with a voracious appetite for learning. What better way to satisfy it than in a bustling newsroom? I head up social media on CNBC's digital media team, but before that, I was a field producer covering news on a moment's notice. When I'm not immersed in the latest headlines, loo...

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@mcwellons — 10,174 followers, 20,791 tweets

Sep 22, 2017

RT @kaylatausche: BREAKING: White House still views a path forward - albeit incredibly narrow - on Graham-Cassidy. As we just reporte…

Sep 22, 2017

RT @kaylatausche: Sec. Ross on @CNBC: "What we don't want to do [on trade]: Things that unnecessarily irritate the Senate... it's a v…

Sep 21, 2017

RT @EamonJavers: Trump: China's central bank has told other banks to immediately stop doing business with North Korea.

Sep 21, 2017

RT @jonallendc: Some tips on reporting, and where I learned them 1/

Sep 20, 2017

RT @WSJ: SEC discloses hackers accessed its corporate filing system in 2016 and may have traded illegally on the information 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

NBC Page.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, when I was in elementary school at my dad's law office.

How is social media changing news?

It's making it more immediate. Social media has made it possible to engage directly with reporters and news makers.