Dometi Pongo is a reporter and fill-in host for Chicago’s WGN Radio and a voiceover talent for WGN TV. Pongo also works as a multimedia consultant through his firm Pongo Strategy Group, LLC which helps organizations tell better stories through multimedia.
From media relations and the power of radio, to the vital importance of open dialogue between those with varying beliefs, Pongo has become one of Chicago’s most influential media personalities.
Pongo is a highly sought-after speaker, host, panelist and thought leader on a vast range of issues impacting society including tech, racism, equality, finance and education. From the Chicago Urban League’s CULture, Race & Equity; A Seat at the Table podcast series; to Donda’s House Redefine Possible initiative; along with projects for the Creative Tech Expo, AARP Illinois, and the WNBA’s Chicago Sky, Pongo’s ability to engender trust and uncover the truth while encouraging others to express their feelings and passions, has made him a leader in his field.