Pablo Gato

//  Senior Consultant

Pablo brings to CommCore more than 30 years experience as a Spanish-language journalist and cross-cultural public relations professional and communications trainer.

His prior work on national networks such as Telemundo, Univision, NBC, CBS, CNN and Telenoticias has made Pablo one of the most well-known and respected journalists in Hispanic households throughout the United States and Latin America. He has covered wars, natural disasters, and a myriad of newsworthy events in over 90 countries. His reports have been watched daily by millions of viewers and earned him many awards, including two Emmy® Awards (four nominations) and two Mentions of Honor from the US National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

He has worked closely as an advisor to organizations in the financial, multilateral, NGO, development, educational, and governmental fields, as well as small, medium and large corporations about how to communicate effectively and generate positive coverage from the media.

Pablo has covered more international conflicts than any other Spanish-speaking journalist in the US Hispanic television market: Iraq, Afghanistan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Israel and the Palestinian territories, the Balkans, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Peru-Ecuador, and the US invasions of Haiti and Panama. He has interviewed countless presidents and world-renowned international political, entertainment, sports and cultural newsmakers.

He covered the Washington, DC area sniper shootings; the impeachment of former President Clinton; the September 11 attack on the Pentagon and the terrorist bombings in Madrid and London; hurricanes such as Andrew in South Florida, Mitch in Central America and Katrina on the Gulf Coast; as well as the Anthrax attacks in Washington, DC.

Pablo has the equivalent of a Master’s degree in Journalism from the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona in Spain.