Brian Duffy feels fortunate to have had a career as a journalist in Cleveland for over 20 years, working to find compassion for those who have dealt with devastating loss and gratified in telling the success stories, many against great odds, that make this a truly remarkable community.
Brian, an Emmy Award winner, along with Tiffani Tucker anchors 19 News at 6 p.m. and is a member of the 19 News Investigative Reporting and Solutions Journalism teams.
He began his career in the sports department where he’s worked as a reporter and anchor and as the host of Cleveland 19’s Cleveland Browns coverage on Tailgate 19 and The 5th Quarter. Brian also hosted the Cleveland Cavaliers pre-game and post-games shows on CW43.
Brian began his career in Erie, PA where he was the Sports Director at WJET-TV before he made the move to Cleveland in 1999.
Born in Euclid and raised in Mayfield Heights, Brian graduated from St. Joseph High School, where he earned several letters in football and basketball. He carried his enthusiasm for sports with him to college at Edinboro University, where he received a B.A. in Communication. In college, he earned three letters in basketball, and ultimately became team captain for the Edinboro Fighting Scots.