Gio Benitez Bio, Age, Height, Education, parents, ABC News, Salary, Twitter

Gio Benitez Biography

Gio Benitez is an American journalist and an award-winning broadcaster serving ABC News in New York as a correspondent. Benitez currently hosts the Fusion Version of Nightline, where he has appeared in several films on the station, such as world news tonight, Good Morning America,20&20, and nightline. 

Gio Benitez Age

Benitez was born October 29, 1985, in Florida, USA.

Gio Benitez Height

Benitez stands at a height of 5 feet and 7inches tall.

Gio Benitez Education

In 2004, Gio graduated from Miami Coral Park High School. He gained a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and Sociology in 2008 from Florida International University.

Gio Benitez parents

Benitez is born to Cuban parents Javier Benitez and Lourdes Perez. His parents moved from Cuba to the USA. No information regarding any siblings.

Gio Benitez’s Partner

NEWS correspondent Benitez married his partner Tommy DeNardo on April 16, 2016. The couple met on Instagram on 17th September 2015, engaged in Paris, and wedded in Miami, Florida.

Gio Benitez ABC News

Benitez serves as the Transportation Correspondent in New York and Washington for ABC news. He covers railroads, the auto industry, aviation, and space for all programs on the Platforms such as Nightline,20/20, ABC’s streaming network, and Good Morning America. Benitez has covered several major events, including the Boston Marathon bombing, the Pulse nightclub shooting, and El Chapo’s underground escape from a Mexican prison. He has presented widely on helicopter and plane crashes across the nation, train crashes, and the hazardous effects of hot cars on children. Some of these investigations and report has led to crucial safety recalls.

Prior to ABC News, Gio served as a reporter in Miami for WFOR television. While working here, he presented some critical events, including the presidential election and the case of Trayvon Martin. Before he kicked off his career as a reporter, Gio served as an investigative producer at the same station. He covered events involving public safety, government corruption, and Medicare fraud. 

Gio Benitez’s AwardS

Benitez received two regional Emmy Awards and is an eight-time nominee. The third award was received in Miami after he led a successful investigation into police brutality leading to the officers being forced to surrender their badges and guns.

Gio Benitez’s Salary

Benitez earns $750000 as his annual salary.

Gio Benitez’s Networth

His  Netwoth is approximately $ 4 million.

Gio Benitez’s Social Media

Gio Benitez (@giobenitez)