president, founder, New England Cable News
GlobalPost CEO and President Philip S. Balboni has spent a lifetime building award-winning news teams and has an exceptional record of creativity and entrepreneurship. He has been a pioneer in local and regional television as the founder and president of New England Cable News, the nation's first, largest and most honored regional network. Mr. Balboni has been recognized throughout the industry for NECN's significant journalistic and financial success. He has also been the direct or leadership recipient of scores of national journalism awards, including the Peabody Award, the duPont-Columbia Award and the Edward R. Murrow prize.