MEET OUR HOSTS

NATHALIA ORTIZ / CO-HOST

REPORTER TELEMUNDO NUEVA YORK

REPORTER TELEMUNDO NUEVA YORK

Nathalia Ortiz is a reporter of the morning newscast “Noticiero Telemundo Nueva York Primera Edicion.” She received a Bachelor’s in Communications, with a concentration in Broadcast Journalism.

Some of her earliest on-camera work includes reporting for several Univision network shows, among these the fast-paced teen magazine show, “Control,” as well as a regular segment on “Caliente.” Nathalia also co-hosted a weekly entertainment show called “Romance” for a local cable network, LTV in 2003.

In 2005 Nathalia was entrusted with essential aspects of live events, including Univision’s premiere award show, “Premio Lo Nuestro”, the “Latin Grammys,” and “Premios Juventud,” for which she was part of the original production team.

Nathalia decided to shift her focus completely to journalism in 2006 and became the weekend reporter for WLTV in Miami. There, she covered events, such as President Bush’s visit to Miami and issues regarding Cuban political affairs, local crime, and politics. Ortiz moved to New York City in late 2008 to report for News12 and shortly after, joined NET as reporter and fill-in co-anchor of “Currents.”

Besides journalism and TV production, her passions include ballet, fashion, wine-tasting and entrepreneurship.

Tom Llamas / CO-HOST

TOM LAMAS

ANCHOR NEWS CHANNEL 4

Emmy-award winning journalist Tom Llamas co-anchors News 4 New York at 5p.m. and is a contributing correspondent to NBC News. Llamas has recently taken on an expanded role with the station’s award-winning I-Team. Llamas joined NBC 4 New York as a General Assignment Reporter in January 2009.

Since coming to New York, Llamas has covered several major stories for the station and NBC News including Hurricane Sandy, the Boston Marathon Bombings, Miracle on the Hudson, the Times Square Bomb Scare, wildfires in Arizona, and the Earthquake in Haiti.
In 2013, Tom won several Emmy awards including “Best Anchor” and for “Best Hard News Story.” In 2012, he won two regional Edward R. Murrow awards for feature and hard news reporting.

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