Adam Benigni Biography
Adam Benigni is an American Emmy-award-winning sports director and fill-in anchor at WGRZ-Tv in Buffalo, New York. Benigni anchors the station’s evening newscasts from Sunday to Thursday.
A native of Bridgewater, Massachusetts, Adam attended Syracuse University’s Newhouse School of Public Communications and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1991.
Before joining WGRZ, Benigni spent five years at WSTM-TV, the NBC affiliate in Syracuse as a sports anchor and reporter. During his stay in Central New York, Adam also worked as a radio color commentator for the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League.
Adam has worked with 2-On-Your-Side since July of 1997. His first day on the job was the day the Sabres introduced Lindy Ruff as head coach. During his stay in Buffalo, Adam covered everything from the Bills and the NFL to the Sabre’s numerous playoffs and a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals in 1999.
He joined WGRZ as the weekend anchor and currently anchors the evening sportscasts from Sunday to Thursday. In addition, he hosts Sports Talk Sunday and anchors weekday evening news when main talent is off.
For his excellent work, Adam has received numerous awards through the years that include four Emmy nominations, two Edward R. Murrow regional awards for sports reporting, an Associated Press first place award for his coverage of the Sabres season-opening trip to Europe in 2011, and a Best of Gannett for sports anchoring and reporting in 2006.
Adam Benigni Age
How old is Adam Benigni? Benigni is 53 years old as of 2021. He was born on May 17, 1969, in the United States of America. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on May 17th every year.
Adam Benigni Wife
Benigni is married to his wife Lorrie Turner. The couple lives together in Amherst, along with their two rescue spaniels Sadie and Cabo, along with their rescue cockapoo Dublin.
Adam Benigni’s Family
Benigni is very private about his personal details hence has not disclosed his family including his parents and siblings. We promise to update you once the information is available.
Adam Benigni Net Worth
Benigni has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million as of 2021. His income is mainly attributed to his career as a sports anchor and reporter.
Adam Benigni Salary
How much does Adam receive annually? Benigni receives an annual salary of between $40,000 – $110,500.