Lew Leone Biography
Lew Leone is an Emmy award-winning American vice president and general assignment manager of WNYW-FOX 5 and WWOR-My9, and FOX Television station’s New York duopoly. Before joining FOX 5 and My9 team, he spent three years at WCBS-TV serving as the president and general manager. In addition, he also served for three years as the vice president of sales at WNBC-TV.
In 1998, Leone served as NBC Networks’ president of Olympics sales and sports. He was in charge of sports sales endeavors, including marketing strategies and the development of the new business during this role. Later on, Lew was promoted to this position after working for two years as WNBC’s local sales manager.
Moreover, Leone also served as an account executive for ABC Sports from 1993 to 1996, where he was the head of sales of the network’s sports properties. Similarly, his professional career includes serving as sales manager for Capital Cities/ABC National Television sales based in St. Louis and as an account executive for both ABC National Sales based in Chicago and WABC-TV in New York.
Furthermore, Lew is an active member of the television industry as well as the local community. Additionally, he also serves on the Board of Directors of the New York State Broadcasters Association, the Broadway Association, the New York City Museum, the John Reisenbach Foundation, the Westchester Chapter of the National Football Foundation, PENCIL, and the Westchester Chapter of the National Football Foundation.
Besides, Leone also works as a corporate advisory board member for the Committee for Hispanic Children and Families and is an active member of the Business Committee for the Metropolitan Museum and also a member of the Ad Council New York Leadership Committee. Moreover, he is an advisory board member for the New York chapter of the League of Women Voters and he is also a part of the Steering committee for the coalition for a Better New York (ABNY). Currently, Leone has started delivering editorials for FOX 5 basically about public education.
Lew Leone Age | Birthday
How old is Lew? His age is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life under the low key. He has not revealed the year, month, and day he was born. Therefore, it is not known when he celebrates his birthday.
Lew Leone Family | Parents
Due to his secretive nature, Leone has not disclosed any information about his parents and siblings to the public.
Lew Leone Height
Leone is a man of average body structure, he stands approximately at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall (1.68 m).
Lew Leone Wife | Children
Leone has managed to keep his relationship status under the low key. Therefore, it is not known if he is single, dating, or engaged. It is also not known if he has any children.
Lew Leone Salary
There is no doubt Leone pockets a decent amount of salary as the vice president and general assignment manager of WNYW-FOX 5 and WWOR-My9, and FOX Television station’s New York duopoly. He receives an average annual salary of between $100,000 to $120,000.
Lew Leone Net Worth
Leone has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million to $5 Million which is attributed to his successful career as a journalist.