Tom Costello biography
Tom Costello is an American journalist and correspondent for NBC News, based in Washington, D.C. His reports appear across NBC News platforms, including online, The Today Show, NBC Nightly News, MSNBC, and CNBC. His portfolio of coverage includes aviation and transportation, NASA, consumer and regulatory issues, business and economics.
Tom Costello Family
Costello is married to his beautiful wife Astrid Boon. The couples are blessed with two children.
Tom Costello Education
1995-1996 →Masters degree in Administration/international commerce @boston university/Brussels.
1983-1987→Bachelors degree in broadcast journalism @ university of colorado/Boulder.
2017-2018→Certificate in cybersecurity risk management @ Harvard university/HarvardX
Arapahoe High School.
Tom Costello Languages
- English: Native or bilingual proficiency
- Uzbek: Native or bilingual proficiency
- Kara-Kalpak: Native or bilingual proficiency
Tom Costello Career
Since 2Based at NBC News headquarters in New York, reporting for the TODAY Show and NBC Nightly News. Based at NBC News headquarters in New York, reporting for the TODAY Show and NBC Nightly News.005, Costello has been NBC News’s lead aviation correspondent. Network Correspondent, responsible for following and reporting on a broad portfolio of beats and topics for NBC News. Moved from NBC NEWS New York-based, at the request of then-Bureau Chief Tim Russert.
Costello joined NBC News in 2004 as a New York-based correspondent, reporting for the TODAY Show and NBC Nightly News.
Costello acted as a senior correspondent at CNBC Business News in New York. from July 2002- January 2004.
Nasdaq correspondent/on-air editor
from march 1999-July 2002.
At Nasdaq, he was Responsible for accurately reporting on the confluence of events that on any day moves the Nasdaq stock market. Developed important, reliable sources on trading room floors and major brokerage firms that were having a direct influence on the market’s activities.
On duty at the Nasdaq Market Site when terrorists attacked New York on 9/11. Subsequently covered the U.S. markets’ reopening and recovery.
Anchor/Correspondent CNBC London based From August 1996-January 1999.
Responsible for covering the European equity, bond and currency markets. The job involved learning what was happening in the UK markets and on the continent every day, then explaining to an American TV audience how the European developments affected U.S. investors.
Reported for more than a week from Frankfurt, Germany on the rollout of the Euro.
– Brussels Area, Belgium
Freelance Produced for CNN-International:
-Dutch investigation into Bosnian War Crimes. The Hague, Netherlands.
-NATO/Bosnian War Summit/NATO Headquarters, Brussels.
Freelance Correspondent for CNBC-Europe:
-EU Economic Forum coverage.
-Brussels business climate.
-Life in Europe for American Expats.
-European Airlines lose their government lifelines.
KUSA-Tv General Assignment Reporter
– Denver, CO
Six Years covering news in Colorado for the top-rated station in Denver.
-Colorado forest fires, avalanches, tornadoes, state elections, Broncos drama, and everything else that comes with “general assignment” reporting.
-The Oklahoma City bombing.
-The Los Angeles riots.
-United flight 232 crash investigation.
-United flight 585 crash and investigation.
-The Rebirth of Frontier Airlines coverage.
– El Paso, Texas Area
Spent two years covering news on both sides of the U.S./Mexico border.
-Juarez, Mexico crime explosion.
-El Paso economic development.
-Immigration Reform impact on the region.
-Clean water demands for Las Colonias areas of El Paso.
-The Jessica McClure Rescue from a well in Midland, TX.
Tom Costello Awards
- National and Regional Emmys, DuPont-Columbia Journalism Award
- Edward R. Murrow honours, Sigma Delta Chi, National Headliner
- Best of Gannett, AP Best Reporting honours, Natl Assn of Black Journalists Excellence Award.
Tom Costello Salary
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