Blake Essig is an American Award-Winning international correspondent for CNN based at the network’s Tokyo bureau. Currently, he covers major news from Japan and the Asia-Pacific region.
Blake Essig Age – Birthday
Essig was born in 1986. He is 34 years old as of 2021.
Blake Essig Height
Essig stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Blake Essig Family
Essig has not disclosed about his family however, it will be updated.
Blake Essig Wife
Essig has not disclosed about his wife however it will be updated.
Blake Essig Kids
Essig has not disclosed about his kids, however, it will be updated.
Blake Essig Salary
She receives an annual salary of between $33,774 – $112,519.
Blake Essig Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of between$ 1 million dollars.
Blake Essig CNN News
Essig is an American Award-Winning international correspondent for CNN based at the network’s Tokyo bureau. Currently, he is covering major news from Japan and the Asia-Pacific region.
In addition, he also contributed to CNN’s Covid-19 coverage, reporting from the China-Hong Kong border in the early days of the initial outbreak and covering the fallout from the Diamond Princess cruise ship disaster in Japan.
Prior to joining CNN News, he also served as a multimedia journalist at KTUU in Anchorage, Alaska, covering major breaking news stories including deadly plane crashes, earthquakes, flooding, and wildfires.
Besides that, he is also known to has produced a five-part series on Alaska’s whalers focusing on the history and controversy surrounding the subsistence hunt, as well as, he produced a weekly series which was also profiled people, events, and life in one of the most beautiful and unforgiving locations in the world.
Moreover, he has also won several Awards, three Emmys, and a Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalism. He graduated with honors from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Arizona State University.