Pete Cousté Senior Multimedia Designer Pete Cousté is the Senior Multimedia Designer for UL's Fire Safety Research Institute (FSRI). He is responsible for leading and delivering video production and multimedia content as part of the strategic communications outreach of FSRI’s research. Pete is a former broadcast TV reporter and Emmy award-winning television writer-producer-director. For more than 30 years, he has led broadcast and digital content production for renowned brands including Red Bull, Ernst & Young, the US Department of Defense, Federal Reserve, and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. He has worked for WUSA-TV and CNN in Washington, DC. Prior to joining FSRI, he has overseen the creation of more than 200 nonfiction television shows for Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Home & Garden TV, Weather Channel, Travel Channel, and more.