7 News’ Jeff Nelson receives honor

7 News’ Jeff Nelson receives honor
Nightly news anchor Jeff Nelson was honored Friday as part of NNY Business Magazine's "20 under 40" 2019 class. (Source: WWNY)

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - It's a chance to recognize northern New York's emerging leaders and one of 7 News' own is a recipient this year.

Nightly news anchor Jeff Nelson was honored Friday as part of NNY Business Magazine's "20 under 40" 2019 class.

This is the 9th year for the awards. Each year, 20 young professionals are nominated and selected.

The magazine recognizes their dedication and passion for personal success and giving back to the community.

Not only does Jeff anchor each night, but he also serves as assistant news director. Prior to those roles, he worked as a reporter here at 7 News for about 10 years. Congratulations to Jeff!

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