Jonathan Vigliotti is an Emmy Award-winning reporter based in New York City. He currently reports for NBC 4 New York and contributes to MSNBC, The Weather Channel and CNBC. His multimedia reports can also be seen in The New York Times. As a multimedia journalist, Jonathan shoots, writes, edits and reports all of his stories.
While Jonathan has embraced the latest multimedia storytelling methods, his background is in traditional news. He began his career in radio, reporting for WFUV and NPR in New York. He later transitioned into television, working for network affiliates KJCT in Grand Junction, Colorado, TMJ4 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and WPLG in Miami, Florida.
Jonathan has covered a wide range of stories including Hurricane Irene, the earthquake in Haiti, the BP oil spill, the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster and the aftermath of 9/11.
His reporting has been recognized by The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences three times. In April 2012, Jonathan was awarded an Emmy for his breaking news coverage of Hurricane Irene. In December 2011 he received the “Best On Camera Talent – Investigative Reporter” Emmy for a 30-minute primetime investigation he reported on the internet gun trade. In 2008 he won an Emmy for a documentary he fully wrote, edited and reported on the history of American Polo. He has also been recognized and awarded by the Associated Press, Society of Professional Journalists, RTNDA and PRNDI.
Jonathan is a graduate of Fordham University where he was an Edward A. Walsh Scholar.