Meet the Team

Blake Sabatinelli


Blake Sabatinelli is CEO and chief satisfaction officer at Newsy. Prior to joining Newsy, Blake oversaw video strategy for the digital division at Newsy's parent company, E.W. Scripps. Blake has a long history in both news and digital strategy. A Texas native, he started his career as a digital producer at ABC Action News in Tampa, and was later promoted to executive producer, managing a team of producers and overseeing editorial operations. Blake later led the digital strategy and operations at WJLA an News Channel 8 in Washington, D.C. When not at one of Newsy’s offices, you’ll find Blake at home in Cincinnati with his wife, Jinna, and his two children, Clayton and Emelia. Mea the miniature dachshund rounds out their family.