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It's Another Girl for Survivor's Yul Kwon

It's Another Girl for Survivor's Yul Kwon

Originally posted 02/27/2013 09:10AM

Daughter Kaylin – a little sister for Genevie, 2 – arrived Monday, the reality star tells PEOPLE

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PHOTO: See Survivor Winner Yul Kwon's New Baby

PHOTO: See Survivor Winner Yul Kwon's New Baby

Originally posted 10/01/2010 12:20PM

He outwitted, outplayed and outlasted everyone to win Survivor: Cook Islands in 2006, then joined the FCC last year as the deputy chief of the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau. Now Yul Kwon adds another illustrious title to his resume: dad.

Kwon's wife Sophie, 32, gave birth to their first child, daughter Genevie Kwon, on Friday at a Virginia hospital, the Survivor star tells PEOPLE.

Genevie weighed in at 7 lbs., 8 oz., and measured 21½ in.

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Survivor Winner Now Working for the FCC

Survivor Winner Now Working for the FCC

Originally posted 11/03/2009 08:00AM

Management consultant Yul Kwon used his lawyer skills to win Survivor: Cook Islands in 2006. Now, he's entered another place known for outwitting, outplaying and outlasting – the Beltway.

Kwon, 34, works as the deputy chief of the Federal Communications Commission's Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau. It's his job to help foster an alliance between the public and the government to solve thorny issues related to tech access, tech safety and the use of public airwaves.

"It's such a contrast," Kwon tells PEOPLE. "Being in an environment where you have no communications and no technology to being in an area where you are in the center of all that stuff, it's kind of an adjustment. When I came off Survivor, I had two goals. One was to never wear a suit again. The other was to never make a PowerPoint slide, and I have failed miserably at both."

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Master Strategist Yul Kwon Wins Survivor

UpdatePosted 12/18/2006 04:00PM

Master Strategist Yul Kwon Wins Survivor

Originally posted 12/18/2006 09:05AM

It was lucky number 13 for Yul Kwon, who won $1 million Sunday night on Survivor: Cook Islands, the 13th edition of the reality show.

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