Mark Zinni Biography
Mark Zinni is an American Emmy and Associated Press award-winning anchor/reporter working at WFSB in Hartford, Connecticut. There he serves as the anchor and reporter. Prior to WFSB, he worked at FOX 8 News.
Mark Zinni Age
Zinni is 46 years old as of 2021. He was born on October 29, 1975, in the east side of Cleveland, United States of America.
Mark Zinni Height
Zinni stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Mark Zinni Family
Zinni has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. Also, there is no information regarding whether Zinni has any siblings.
Mark Zinni Spouse
He is openly gay. He is married to Garith Fulham. The couple lives together in Connecticut and they together have a dog named Ellie.
Mark Zinni Net Worth
Zinni has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Mark Zinni Salary
Zinni earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Mark Zinni Career
Zinni serves at WFSB in Hartford, Connecticut as the anchor and reporter. Prior to WFSB, he worked at FOX 8 News. In 2014, Mark joined WFSB as an anchor and reporter and can be seen on weeknights with Denise D’Ascenzo on Eyewitness News at 5:30 and with Erin Connolly on Eyewitness News at 11.
He moved from Salt Lake City, where he previously worked at KTVX, to Cleveland. Mark spent more than six years at WPRI in Providence, Rhode Island, where he was a weekday morning news anchor and a general assignment reporter, prior to working in Utah.
In 1995, Mark got his start on TV as an intern at WKYC and NBC’s Today Show in New York. At WICU in Erie, Pennsylvania, he was then hired to produce and report. Mark previously worked at WTOV in Steubenville, Ohio, for more than four years as an anchor and reporter. In 2000, he was also a news writer and editor on FOX 8.
Mark is a winning reporter and producer for the Emmy and AP awards. In 2003, he was honored by the National Association of Television Arts & Sciences for his role in West Warwick, Rhode Island, covering The Station Nightclub fire.
Mark was honored again in 2007 by the Boston chapter of NATAS with Emmy nominations for his work as both an anchor and reporter. For his work in Cleveland in 2009, Mark received three additional nominations from the Lower Great Lakes chapter of NATAS in 2010.
Mark has worked all over the world as a journalist. Following the terrorist attacks on 9/11, he reported from New York, Pittsburgh, and Washington, DC. Mark broadcast live for more than 12 hours on local and network television during a fire at The Station Nightclub in West Warwick, Rhode Island, while still new to New England in February 2003. 100 person died and several more were injured during a concert when a fire erupted.
Mark interviewed presidential candidates, the Dalai Lama, and other national leaders, and made several trips for entertainment news to Hollywood. Mark covered the American Idol finals from Los Angeles in 2004 and 2006 and was the first local reporter to interview host Simon Cowell live. Also, Mark traveled to L.A.
“On the sets of different CBS and FOX television programs, to take viewers” behind the scenes. When coming to his education, Zinni attended and graduated from Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin High School in 1994. He is a 1998 graduate of St. Bonaventure University’s School of Journalism & Mass Communication in Olean, NY.
Mark Zinni WFSB
Zinni is working at WFSB where he works alongside other famous WFSB anchors and reporters including;
- Nicole Nalepa
- Kara Sundlun
- Erin Connolly
- Irene O’Connor
- Kevin Hogan
- Caitlin Nuclo
- Patricia Del Rio
- Bruce DePrest
- Mark Dixon
- Scot Haney
- Melissa Cole
Mark Zinni Social Media Platforms
Zinni is active on his social media accounts and often posts on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 10.5k followers on Twitter, over 7k followers on Instagram, and over 13.2k followers on Facebook.