Nominated for: BEST News Anchor
Multiple award-winning journalist David Wade co-anchors WBZ-TV Morning News weekday newscasts at 4:30AM, 5AM, 6AM with co-anchor Kerry Connolly, Meteorologist Barry Burbank, and Traffic Reporter Michelle Roberts. He also co-anchors WBZ-TV News at Noon with co-anchor Paula Ebben.
Over the course of his distinguished broadcast career, Wade has been nominated for dozens of Boston/New England Emmy Awards and has won 21 including four for Best Anchor. He has also received the award for Best Reporter, and multiple awards for Best News Writing. In addition, he won an Associated Press award in 2002.
A Massachusetts native raised in Somerville, Wade previously worked at Boston’s WFXT-TV where he was a weekday anchor at 5PM and 10PM. He joined WFXT-TV in 1998 and spent four years as a general assignment reporter before being named anchor.
Before joining WFXT in 1998, Wade was a reporter at WXXA-TV (Fox) in Albany, NY. Before that, he began his broadcast career in 1995 as a reporter at WRNN-TV in Rye Brook, NY.
David is a 1995 graduate of Emerson College with a BA degree in broadcast journalism. He graduated from Tewksbury High School in 1991.