Lisa Petrillo Biography
Lisa Petrillo is an award-winning American journalist. She currently works at WFOR CBS 4 as a lifestyle and social reporter. Petrillo served previously as a national correspondent for the NBC Real Life show. She had also worked as a producer at WPLG. The Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau in Miami had employed her as a communication manager.
Furthermore, she is the holder of 3 Emmy Awards, a Silver Circle Award, and a Recognition Award for Best Dressed Women received in 2014.
Lisa Petrillo Age
Petrillo was born in Miami, Florida, in the United States. She has not revealed her date, month or year of birth.
Lisa Petrillo Height
Petrillo stands at the height of 5 feet and 6 inches tall.
Lisa Petrillo Education
Petrillo enrolled at the University of Miami, where she attained a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in marketing.
Lisa Petrillo Nationality
Petrillo holds American nationality.
Lisa Petrillo Parents
Petrillo has not disclosed her parent’s and siblings’ information to the media.
Lisa Petrillo’s Husband
Petrillo is married to Bill. More details about the couple have not been disclosed.
Lisa Petrillo’s Children
Lisa has two children together with her husband. The family of four resides in Miami, Florida.
Lisa Petrillo’s “Taste of Town”
She is the host of the CBS4 “Taste of the Town” segment. This segment aims to celebrate South Florida’s growing culinary scene and also covers fashion, travel and other lifestyle trends.
Lisa Petrillo CBS 4
Petrillo is currently the entertainment and lifestyle reporter for CBS4 News. She joined the network in 2001.
Lisa has interrogated numerous celebrities as an entertainment reporter throughout the years, including Jennifer Lopez, Tom Cruise, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Paul McCartney, Sting, Oprah Winfrey, Elton John, Warren Beatty, Tom Hanks and the late Audrey Hepburn. Additionally, she hosts the CBS4 “Taste of the Town” segment.
Lisa has been awarded three Emmys: two due to authoring and for her on-camera performance for her behind-the-scenes series on “Love in the Afternoon”, a soap opera. She won her third Emmy for a CBS4 report on the “Chefs Challenge” in 2005. The American Cancer Society nominated Lisa as one of the 10 Best Dressed Women in Miami in 1996.
She actively participates in numerous charities besides being a reporter, such as St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Diabetes Research Institute, Cystic Fibrosis and Miami Children’s Health Foundation, among others. She is a member of the Honorary Board of Debbie’s Dream Foundation, targeting Curing Stomach Cancer. Vogue Magazine’s Editor, Anna Wintour, nominated her to the “Vogue 100” in 2014 and 2015. Vogue 100 is an influential group of leaders known for their distinctive taste in fashion and culture.
In 2015, NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale Beaux-Arts Group honoured Lisa with an award for her devotion and dedication to the arts. In 2016, The Suncoast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences awarded her the Silver Circle Award. It is an award given to those television professionals who have made major contributions to television over a period of 25 years or more. Columbus High School CCNN Live student broadcast program honoured her with the Media Excellence Award for “Best Entertainment Reporter” in 2016.
Lisa Petrillo’s Salary
Petrillo eans an estimated annual salary of USD 72,430.
Lisa Petrillo’s Networth
Her net worth is approximately USD 900,000.
Lisa Petrillo Social Media
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