Carleth Keys

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Carleth Keys
Born Carleth Revete
Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela
Nationality Venezuelan
Occupation news anchor for NY1 Noticias

Carleth Revete, known professionally as Carleth Keys (pronounced car-LET), is a Venezuelan news anchor and reporter and former print journalist and television program host.

Early life[edit]

Keys was born and raised in Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela. She attended the Universidad Católica Andrés Bello, where she studied mass communications.[1] In 2000, she immigrated to the United States, residing in Tampa, Florida. In 2007, she moved to New York City.[citation needed]

Professional background[edit]

Print journalism[edit]

Keys started her journalism career reporting for El Nacional newspaper in Caracas, Venezuela. In 2000, after immigrating to the US, she wrote for a trilingual newspaper in Ybor City, Florida, called La Gaceta.[1]

Television journalism[edit]

Keys has served as the news anchor and managing editor for Bay News 9 En Español, which broadcasts in the Tampa Bay area.[1]

She moved to New York in 2007, where she was a prime time news anchor for NY1 Noticias,[2] a 24-hour local cable news channel that broadcasts in New York City. She was also the host for the fashion and celebrity show De Moda, a Spanish language Webcast that is broadcast in Yahoo! en Español.[citation needed]


In 2004, Keys appeared as a Spanish news anchor in The Punisher.[2]

Honors and awards[edit]

  • 2003: Hispanic Media Woman of the Year as named by the Tampa Hispanic Heritage Committee[1]
  • 2004: Suncoast Chapter Emmy nomination for best series[1]
  • 2004: Finalist for the Tampa Bay Business Journal's Business Woman of the Year Award in Media[1]
  • 2006: AP Florida Awards winner of the best short hard feature[1]
  • 2008: One of the most outstanding Venezuelans abroad by El Universal newspaper, in its 99th anniversary edition[3]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g Archived from the original on 2006-12-31. Retrieved 2006-12-06.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ a b  . "Carleth Keys". Archived from the original on 2012-09-21. Retrieved 2013-07-20. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-07-26. Retrieved 2010-07-22. 

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