- WCVB NewsCenter 5Digital Media Manager
Shaun Ganley joined WCVB.com as the Digital Media Manager in August 2012, coming from WTAE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Pittsburgh, Pa.
In his time at WCVB, he's helped cover the Boston Marathon Bombing, the Bruins Stanley Cup run, the mass-shooting at Newtown, Conn., the arrest of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez and Superstorm Sandy's impact on New England.
Ganley helps manage the station's social media efforts.
He was a digital reporter for WTAE's coverage of the Jerry Sandusky trial in State College and covered the high-profile trial of Richard Poplawski, convicted of killing three Pittsburgh police officers.
Ganley spent six years at ABC affiliate WSYR-TV in Syracuse, N.Y., first as a television newscast producer, and then as a digital journalist from 2007-2010.
Ganley's work at WSYR-TV contributed to the website receiving the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Television News Website in New York in 2008 and 2010 by the Radio and Television News Directors Association (RTNDA).
A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., Ganley received a degree in Broadcasting and Mass Communications from Oswego State University in upstate New York.
- Oswego State UniversityBroadcasting and Mass Communication, 1999 - 2003