Steven Cooper

Problem Solver

Published On: Oct 07 2011 02:59:18 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 29 2011 02:06:53 PM EDT

WKMG Consumer Editor Steven Cooper is a member of the Local 6 Investigative Unit. He is an Emmy-Award winning journalist. He has also been honored with an Edward R. Murrow Award and seven Associated Press Awards.

Steven tracks all the latest consumer trends in the retail, airline, technology and other industries. His investigative work has shut down businesses, exposed scams, and recouped tens of thousands of dollars for consumers.

Before coming to WKMG, Steven worked in Arizona and in his home state of Massachusetts. He is an avid traveler and has explored Southeast Asia, the South Pacific, Australia, New Zealand, Russia, Europe, the Middle East and Central America. He’s always on the lookout for great travel deals for consumers.

Steven is the author of three novels. He teaches part-time at Rollins College.

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Favorite Restaurant: El Charro - Tuscon, AZ; Season's 52
Favorite Food: Caribbean cooking and any breakfast food
Favorite Genre Of Music: Classic Rock and Soul/R&B
Favorite Muscial Group: Absolutely, positively...Stevie Nicks!
Favorite Book: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
Favorite Web Site: and
Favorite Sport: Baseball
Favorite Sports Team: Boston Red Sox and Arizona Diamondbacks
Favorite Movie: Sunset Boulevard and Schindler's List
Favorite TV Show: 60 Minutes and Modern Family
Favorite Actor/Actress: Tom Hanks and Carmen Maura
Favorite Quote: "I have learned silence from the talkative; tolerance from the intolerant and kindness from the unkind. I should not be ungrateful for those teachers!" -- Kahlil Gibran
Place You Would Love To Visit: Africa, for a safari!