I'm Marcus Harun, a multimedia journalist in Hamden, Conn.
I've interned at NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, News 8 WTNH-TV (ABC Affiliate), FOX-CT/Hartford Courant WTIC-TV, and 1220 WQUN-AM.
I'm CEO of Harun Media LLC, an online multimedia company.
I created 24Newsnow.com in 2006, now I am General Manager and Main Anchor of the news organization that simplifies the news for the new fast paced generation.
I'm 21-years-old and a broadcast journalism student at Quinnipiac University.
To find out more about me, check out my online resume.
Last Thursday, Metro North Shut Down and I was stuck on a train. But the day turned amazing: I was featured live on tv and I was a part of multiple stations' breaking news coverage. Click to find out how an annoying delay became a dream come true. Read More »
This was a big week! CNN producers featured my news package on the front page of CNN.com. They even tweeted it out too! The story included an interview with Fernando Bermudez, an exoneree who spent 18 years in prison. CNN is so powerful--my video was watched over 50,000 times. Click through to see the HD version of the story here: Read More »
Here is one article I recently wrote that ran on all the NBC Owned TV Station websites about one seasoned skier who was no match for an avalanche that overtook him on the slopes in Colorado this weekend. Read More »
I recently found a very helpful tool while working on a video project. If you need to convert videos from FLV to many other formats, FLV Crunch is an awesome tool. It's free and it works great on MAC. It's from Cnet.com so you can trust it.
Converting flash video files to edit them in other software is really annoying. FLV crunch is simple. I love that it's free. Read More »