Producer, Reporter, Investigative Journalist, Columnist, Publisher
The Enterprise Report is an online only news site dedicated to investigative reporting and enterprise journalism. The site was originally launched in May of 2007 and re-launched as TheEnterpriseReport.com in March of 2009.
Newport Beach Now was launched in January 2011 as the online home for a new column called "My (Not So) Humble Opinion" The column was also named a Los Angeles Press Club award finalist for best online column in 2011.
The Enterprise Report was named the ‘Best Website - Online Only’ in Southern California in 2008 by the Los Angeles Press Club. The site also was a runner-up for the same category in 2010. The site was again named a finalist in the 2012 LA Press Club Awards. The online news site has garnered other awards from the Los Angeles Press Club since its inception, including finalist nominations for 'Online Journalist' of the Year for its editor and publisher, Website Design and other journalism related categories.
Enterprise Report stories have been cited and attributed by ABC News, NBC News, The Times of London, The Los Angeles Times, among many other broadcast, print, online news sources around the world.
The site's primary producer/reporter Eric Longabardi is a longtime TV producer, reporter and investigative journalist. His award-winning journalism career has spanned over two decades since he graduated from San Diego State University in 1990.
Eric's TV producing work has been seen on all of the national TV news networks, he has worked with ABC News, NBC News, CBS News, Fox News and CNN via programs like ABC World News, 20/20, NBC Nightly News, Fox News Channel and The CBS Evening News, among many other national and international media outlets. Eric also worked in local TV news briefly and in recent years has expanded his work to include long-form TV/film documentaries, magazine, print and online reporting.
Eric presently operates his own independent news production company based in Newport Beach, CA. Eric served on the Board of Directors of The Los Angeles Press Club from 2006-2008, serves presently on the SDSU ‘Friends of Journalism’ board of directors and is a long time member of I.R.E. (Investigative Reporters and Editors) and M.R.E. (Military Reporters and Editors) and other journalism organizations.
Eric has been honored with numerous national, regional and local journalism awards for his producing and reporting work, including being a recipient of the Alfred I. Dupont-Columbia award, National Headliner Award, Best of the West and he was named ‘TV Journalist of the Year’ by the Los Angeles Press Club in 2000 and again in 2008. His work has also been commended by the U.S. Senate and in the prestigious Columbia Journalism Review.
The Enterprise Report (TER) / Newport Beach Now (NBN)
Editor/Publisher: Eric Longabardi
(TER) Senior Investigative Producer/Reporter: Eric Longabardi
(NBN) Newport Beach Now Columnist
c/o TeleMedia News Productions
PO Box 2423
Newport Beach, CA 92659