Denio Lourenco

Digital Content Editor



Denio Lourenco is a Toronto-based multimedia journalist whose storytelling extends across a wide range of topics.

He currently works as a writer and digital content editor at CTV News. On the national digital team he has covered major news events, such as the U.S. 2020 presidential election, London, Ont. vehicle attack and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Denio previously worked as an associate video editor at HuffPost Canada. He has also worked as an associate producer on two projects for CBC's podcast and television services.

As a freelance journalist, Denio has covered LGBTQ2S+ issues, technology and politics for a number of publications, including The Globe and Mail, VICE and NBC News.

His investigation into the mistreatment of transgender people in the Canadian prison system was a finalist at the 2021 Digital Publishing Awards.

Denio holds a master's degree from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, where he graduated from in 2018. He also studied political science and gender studies at the University of Toronto.

He speaks English and Portuguese.