Jordan’s passion for media started in High School when he discovered he had a talent for capturing and editing video. This then led to him doing a course in Creative Media Production where he picked up skills in radio, television and print.
He graduated with honors from the University of Brighton in England in July 2015 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. While at university he did a few internships and jobs with local and national media outlets including ITV and the BBC.
Jordan started freelancing at KSTU-FOX 13 in 2016 as an Associate Producer. You’ll see stories written by Jordan on fox13now.com as well as see and hear content produced by him on Fox 13 News.
He enjoys photography outside of work and likes to make the most of Utah’s scenic views, especially along the Wasatch Front. Jordan was born and raised in England and moved to the states in August 2015.
ST. GEORGE – Taylor Cox and her husband Marshall got the fright of their lives when their 4-year-old son Desmond went missing. The good news is that the police were able to find him. Now Taylor is recommending some free tech that helps keep kids and adults safe. Project Lifesaver is a GPS tracker and Taylor says she wishes she’d known about it sooner. Now she’s trying to tell as many people about it as possible. Taylor and her husband […]
CUPERTINO – Apple is lifting the curtain on its latest tech including new phones, a tablet, a watch and digital subscription plans. Here’s a quick rundown of what the tech giant announced during its September Special Event. iPhone 11 Apple is moving onwards an upwards with its latest iPhone line up starting with this one. The iPhone 11 has a 6.1-inch all-screen Liquid Retina display. The iPhone 11 has a dual-camera with Ultra Wide and Wide cameras which let you […]
Amazon-owned doorbell company Ring is partnering with police departments across the country, including two in Utah. Salt Lake City Police and Sandy Police are two of 400 departments taking part in this partnership. The map below shows which police departments are currently part of this. While the partnership itself is very new, people have been using the ‘Neighbors’ app to post about package thefts, car burglaries and other crimes for quite some time. Now, this partnership gives police departments access […]
LEHI – The way that we shop is changing thanks to a technology called augmented reality (AR). Big brands like Lego, Walmart, and Overstock are working with the Utah-based company ‘Seek’ to bring shopping to life and it’s the brainchild of a BYU computer science graduate. When shopping online, there’s always the risk that what you buy isn’t what you had in mind when it shows up on your doorstep or in your mailbox. Whether its clothes, furniture, tech, or […]
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Keven Walgamott lost his left hand and part of his lower arm after an accident about 17 years ago. Since then, he says it’s taken some getting used to. He was left-handed, so he then had to learn how to do everything right-handed. “I have a very wonderful supportive wife who has helped me through all of it both emotional and the physical,” Walgamott said. “It’s been a process, but I’m pretty much able to […]
WEST VALLEY CITY – Apps like Lyft and Uber can help people get to where they need to be with a few taps, but now Utah drivers working for the companies say they’re experiencing problems with minors requesting rides. Jeani Thompson is one of those drivers and she says she often comes across these kinds of requests in the morning before school starts and in the afternoon when school is out for the day. In her experience, she says it […]
SALT LAKE CITY – Engineers at the University of Utah now have a way to turn wasted heat from things like cell phones and laptops into energy. Associate Engineering Professor, Mathieu Francoeur, says this started as an idea during his Ph.D. studies in 2005. Francoeur then pitched a proposal to the National Science Foundation and received funding for it in 2013. Since then, a team of students has been working on turning his theory into something that can one day […]
COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS – Before teens take to the streets to practice driving a car, some are using a video game to get to grips with the basics first. Driving Essentials launched for Xbox in March 2019 and now it’s being picked up by future drivers, including some in Utah. Raeola Catsanevas is 14-years-old and she’s one of the teens using the video game to brush up on her driving knowledge before she takes the test. “I think it’s a much […]
SOUTH JORDAN – A new kind of ridesharing service called KartsUT is now available in Utah, but it’s a bit different to the ones you’re used to like Uber and Lyft. Utah may have public transit in the form of TRAX, Frontrunner trains, and Buses, but stations and stops aren’t always close to people’s homes, so this new electric rideshare service could help bridge that gap. If you head down to the Daybreak community, chances are you’ll see the new […]
SAN JOSE – Apple released a sneak peek of the new features being made available in their newest software update, iOS 13. Changes include Dark Mode, new ways to edit and browse photos and videos, Private Sign In with Apple, and an Apple Maps makeover. Dark Mode: A New Look for the iPhone The iPhone is getting a new look in the form of ‘Dark Mode’. It features a new dark color scheme that works across all the apps. Apple […]
SALT LAKE CITY – A new lawn care app is just making its way to Utah, but it’s entering into a crowded field. GreenPal is the latest to join the pack. The other available lawn care apps include TaskEasy, TruGreen, and LawnStarter. Gene Caballero, the Co-Founder of GreenPal says, “It’s an $8 billion industry, landscaping is, so I think the need is more than it’s ever been for somebody else to do it.” The increase in lawn care apps could arguably […]
SALT LAKE CITY – A new app called ‘RNTL’ is being tested and is expected to make its way to Utah very soon. Nic Brunson and his co-founder Dan Sammons say they came up with the idea while remodeling Brunson’s home in Salt Lake a couple of years ago. “We started thinking as we were trying to find tools and buy expensive tools that there just had to be a better way to do it,” said Brunson. Both Sammons and […]