Juan Vazquez

Digital Engagement Facilitator

Juan is responsible for digital audience engagement and digital strategies for WXXI News. He also fills in for Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

As a life-long Western New Yorker, Juan has had extensive experience in broadcasting, audience engagement, and promotion.

Juan was Director of Marketing and Public Affairs at World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara where he developed project and event management experience, budget creation and monitoring, and fundraising/sponsorship planning and solicitation and serving as a representative on the Binational Economic Developers Association.   

Juan's broadcasting experience includes stints at his hometown of Dunkirk, NY along with Batavia, NY where he handled morning shows, news reporting, operations, and sports play-by-play.  Juan has a B.S. in Communications from the SUNY Fredonia and an M.B.A. from SUNY Empire State.

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2/16/16 @6:00 p.m. State Police have reopened 490

2/16/16 @ 5:00 p.m.: State Police have re-opened 490 East, while 490 West remains closed.

2/16/16 @ 4:43 p.m.: State Police ask that motorists avoid 490 as they are still trying to clear vehicles stuck on the expressway, and also clear snow.

2/16/16 @ 2:08 p.m.: State Police are trying to shut down 490, both directions, all the way from 390 to 590 due to all the cars off the road & stuck.

WXXI is partnering with NPR and PBS to bring you coverage of the New Hampshire primaries.

WXXI-AM 1370 (along with our live stream and our mobile apps) will air coverage starting at 8 p.m.

WXXI-TV will air PBS NewsHour's recap of the New Hampshire primaries starting at 11 p.m.

Combating Campus Crime

Dec 11, 2015

This week, WXXI and its partner stations across New York State take an in-depth look at how college police departments are "Combating Campus Crime".

It's been 25 years since the Clery Act was passed, requiring colleges to report information about campus crimes. Some of the issues we'll uncover: