John Rizzo

John has been working at NEWS10 since January 2016 after spending three years working at NEWS10’s sister station WSYR, in his hometown Syracuse, N.Y. He is a graduate of Onondaga Community College. He is currently the managing editor of and an Executive Producer with WTEN and WXXA.

He previously worked as a broadcast producer and produced the 10 p.m. news on WXXA. He also ran NEWS10’s coverage from The Saratoga Race Course in 2018 and 2019 and oversaw coverage in 2020 and 2021.

When John isn’t working he likes to enjoy the outdoors, especially hiking and kayaking in the Adirondacks. He is also a foodie at heart and is regularly eating at one of the Capital Region’s local spots or cooking at home.


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