Created Jul 07, 2014

Jose Diaz-Balart

Host of The Rundown with José Díaz-Balart more

"Noticiero Telemundo" anchor, "Enfoque con José Díaz-Balart" and host of "The Rundown with José Díaz-Balart" on msnbc, José Díaz-Balart, is one of the most respected voices in Hispanic journalism in the United States. Díaz-Balart began his career in 1984, and since then he has witnessed and reported historic events for prestigious news media such as NBCNews and Telemundo. His achievements include being the only journalist to serve as news anchor on two national television networks in Spanish and English on the same day for an entire season. He has received numerous accolades for his work, including the George Foster Peabody Award, Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia University Award, and the Broadcasting & Cable/Multichannel News 2012 Award for Outstanding Achievement in Hispanic Television. Most recently, he was honored with the 2014 Life Achievement Award by the Hispanic Federation and the Communications Award by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR).