Carey Peña

Emmy Award Winning News Anchor and Host with a passion for politics, social media and inspired communication. Founder & CEO Inspired Media 360.
 
Named Best TV Newscaster
-Phoenix New Times

Carey Pena is the Founder & CEO of Inspired Media 360, a modern Media Company fueled by inspiration.

After working behind the scenes as a writer and producer, she became a reporter and main anchor at KTVK, covering some of the biggest breaking news stories, including Operation Iraqi Freedom and The Global War on Terror, wildfires in Arizona and California, as well as local and national elections. She anchored extensive LIVE coverage of the death of Osama Bin Laden as it was unfolding in the Middle East.

As co-host of the weekly political roundtable Politics Unplugged, Carey has interviewed all of the major newsmakers. She served as moderator for dozens of political debates,including the race for Arizona Attorney General and Governor.

In addition to news, Carey is on the cutting edge of social media and was one of the first journalists in the country to incorporate Twitter and real time communications with viewers into her live broadcasts. In fact, KTVK created an entire nightly prime time news program based on Carey’s social media expertise.

She has used that expertise to create her dream company at the intersection of TV and Tech. IM360 creates shows and content and works on brand building and storytelling campaigns for clients.

Carey is also a well known emcee and public speaker and lends her time to many charitable causes.