NBC OWNED TELEVISION STATIONS
NBC NEW YORK - BIOGRAPHIES
WEB | HIGH
Michael Gargiulo serves as co-anchor of Newschannel 4's news at 5 p.m. with Sue Simmons. He joined the NewsChannel 4 team in July 2006, as general assignment reporter covering a wide-range of news stories for the station, including the crisis in the Middle East. Recently, Gargiulo teamed up with anchor Lynda Baquero on a five-part series detailing the emerging role of women in the armed forces. The series was called Women In Combat.
Gargiulo and photographer Neil Astrow spent two weeks traveling throughout Kuwait and into the Persian Gulf where they told the story of New York area servicemen and women involved with vital missions that support the fighting troops, ranging from guarding Iraq's oil terminals to caring for wounded and sick soldiers at Kuwait's military hospital. The five-part special was called "Our Troops, Your Neighbors."
Gargiulo joined WNBC from WTTG-TV, Washington, D.C., where he served as weekday morning news anchor. Prior, he worked at Hearst-Argyle Television as a Washington, D.C. correspondent. Before that, he served as anchor/reporter at KSTP-TV in Minneapolis, Minn.; WLKY-TV, Louisville, Ky.; WYOU-TV, Scranton, Penn.; and WSAZ-TV, Huntington, W.Va.
Gargiulo has garnered numerous awards and nominations for his work including an Emmy Award for his reports from the Middle East, a Pennsylvania Associated Press Award for feature reporting and Midwestern Regional Emmy Award nomination for " Live News Coverage"
A native New Yorker and graduate of New York University, Gargiulo resides in Westchester with his wife and two children.