2014-10-07 18.37.46
  • Follow me on:

Andrew Ramos is a two-time Emmy Award nominated journalist who has spent nearly a decade in front of and behind the camera working in television news production in New York City.

A native of Passaic, New Jersey, Andrew is the youngest of two brothers and one sister.

While attending William Paterson University in 2004, Andrew landed his first on-air gig reporting for a public access music video show in New Jersey. He got his foot in the door landing interviews with several then-up and coming artists like T-Pain, Ciara and Pitbull.

Andrew would later land freelance jobs at several local TV stations in New York where he would learn all about the back end of production, working as a writer and producer. Along the way he has made pit stops at NY1, The Montel Williams Show, HBO Sports, WNYW FOX 5 and WPIX-TV.

It was at WPIX-TV where he made his on-air debut, filing feature and entertainment stories for the PIX News At Ten and PIX Morning News.

In 2009, he was honored with a New York Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Host/Anchor/Reporter. In 2012, he was nominated again for the PIX Morning News segment he reported and produced, Live Fine on 99.


Recent Articles
  • Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade brings out star power despite cold

    NEW YORK (PIX11) - Nor snow or sleet could stop Spiderman – and a few of his friends – from taking their annual stroll down 6th avenue Thursday for the 88th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Tens of thousands braved the frigid temps for the time honored tradition, lining the streets in hopes of getting a glimpse of a few pop icons – both living and inflatable. The cold as we learned was just an after thought “I’m having a […]

  • thanksgiving-interview-kids

    Sassy school kids give their take on Thanksgiving [Spoiler alert: No one likes turkey]

    BERGEN BEACH, Brooklyn (PIX11) — We all have our our own perspective on Thanksgiving. Some of us see it as a time for family and others find it a tad stressful. But what do children think? PIX11’s Andrew Ramos spent the day with children from the Millennium Development program in Bergen Beach, Brooklyn where they gave us their take on Turkey Day.

  • Hottest toys on every kid’s wish list revealed

    (PIX11) — Whether you’re shopping for children — or adults who act like children — the Toy Industry Association has you covered this holiday season. On Monday, the TIA revealed the hottest must-have toys that will be on every kid’s wish list come Christmas. From Zoomer Dino – a pet dinosaur that reacts to its surroundings to everything  linked to Disney’s Frozen or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, it’s all in high demand. The toys are among the 83 finalists for […]

  • Farewell metrosexuals — the rugged, bearded ‘Lumbersexual’ movement has begun

    NEW YORK (PIX11) – The egocentric life form known as the metrosexual appears to be finally dissolving away. As the not-so manly manicures, over-the-top manscaping and obnoxious skinny jeans that define the trend take the backseat, the lumbersexual movement has begun. What’s a lumbersexual you ask? According to Cosmopolitan, he’s the rugged, unkempt manly man who is one with nature. Facial hair is a must. Outdoor clothing: he’s doing it. Being self-sufficient: he’s all about it. The trend is fueled […]

  • New Barclays Center app lets fans buy grub with smartphones

    BROOKLYN (PIX11) – There’s always something going on at the Barclays Center. Whether it’s a sporting event or mega concert, it’s always buzzing in Brooklyn. Just on Wednesday, the Brooklyn Nets faced off with the Milwaukee Bucks. What made this event so special was that it’s the first of many where fans have the option of using a new app called eWallet. In a partnership with American Express, eWallet promises to make the concession stand experience easier and stress-free at […]

  • Local students get first glimpse at new fleet of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade floats

    MOONACHIE, N.J. (PIX11) – From pirates to Power Rangers, the whole gang was on hand Tuesday as Macy’s rolled out the floats at their official Parade Studio in Moonachie, N.J. The retail giant revealed five new additions that will make their debut at the 88th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Getting a front row seat to it all were students from a number of elementary schools in the area. Among the new floats was Cracker Jack Popcorn’s At The Ball […]

  • NY Urban League kicks off HBCU fair

    HARLEM (PIX11) — This weekend, the New York Urban League will be kicking things off with their annual HBCU fair, helping thousands of students figure out what’s next. PIX11 is the proud media partner for this event. PIX11’s Andrew Ramos has a report from the riverbank state park in Harlem with a preview of what to expect. For more information on preregistration visit the New York Urban League’s website.

  • Pena says he can no longer take the subway nor wear his now-famous 8-ball jacket. (Andrew Ramos)

    ‘All I wanted to do was go home': Man who slapped subway attacker speaks

    BROOKLYN (PIX11) – Sporting the 8-ball leather jacket that has gained him notoriety on the streets and online, Jorge Peña faced reporters for the first time Thursday, nearly a week after his involvement in a now-viral subway brawl that was uploaded to YouTube. Describing the events that led up to the altercation where he was attacked by a fellow rider, identified as Danay Howard, the Bronx man at times became emotional. “That’s not me, I’m not that guy,” he said. […]

  • Mobile app promises to solve NYC’s epic parking problem

    NEW YORK (PIX11) – There’s never a dull moment when looking for parking in New York City. Just ask the pair of drivers who squared off for a coveted spot and went viral on YouTube. Nowadays, if you’re looking for a spot there’s definitely an app for that. Actually there’s a ton of apps for that. One of them is ParkMe, a free app that claims to help you find and reserve the closest and cheapest parking in your vicinity. […]

  • Patriots knit for wounded warriors returning home from service

    RUTHERFORD, N.J. (PIX11) – It’s just another afternoon inside the Kip Center in Rutherford, N.J. where needles and yarn are hard at work and a group of patriots knit for a noble cause. Over the course of a year, their inventory has ballooned to well over 100 knitted creations that include blankets, hats and scarves. All of the items are headed to numerous military hospitals in Washington, D.C. and North Carolina this month as part of the Nassau County Firefighters’ Operation […]

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 758 other followers