Krestin Harrington


Journalist & Moderator | Deutsche Welle

California native Kres Harrington earned his public relations degree at Georgia State University. Starting his career as a journalist in 2002 with AFN, Kres honed his skills over a four year period in South Korea and Germany. His hard work earned him the “Broadcast Journalist of the year” award in 2002. Kres later worked for the American Broadcast Company as sports director and anchor where he won an Associated Press award for his journalistic efforts. Kres joined Deutsche Welle in 2015 and currently presents DW’s The Bundesliga program. As well as being a main contributor in the overall news mission at DW, Kres assists the Premium department which is focused on the growth of the brand''s footprint in untapped markets abroad that coincide with Deutsche Welle's target audiences.