CBS News and Stations appoints Goldberg VP/news director

Matt Goldberg has joined CBS News and Stations as VP and news director. In his new role, he will oversee the production of nine straight hours of local news each weekday. Recently, Goldberg served as VP, content strategy at NBCUniversal’s production unit NBCLX, which provides entertainment and lifestyle content. He served as managing editor and […]

NBC News appoints Reis exec producer of ‘Morning News NOW’

NBC News has named Sean Reis executive producer of its morning news program “Morning News NOW.” Recently, he was a senior producer who launched NBC News Daily with Morgan Radford and Vicky Nguyen on the NBC TV Network. Reis also produced segments involving politics, politicians, geopolitical hotspots, analysis, the Middle East, Washington, The White House, […]

NBC News welcomes Pfannenstiel as contributor

Brianne Pfannenstiel has joined NBC News as a contributor. She will continue in her current role of chief politics reporter at the Des Moines Register, where she covers the Iowa caucuses and the 2024 presidential race. Pfannenstiel joined in February 2015 as a statehouse reporter. Before that, she was a health care and legal reporter […]

NBC News appoints Welker moderator of ‘Meet the Press’

Kristen Welker, a White House correspondent at NBC News has taken on the role of moderator of “Meet the Press.” Her first show as a full-time host will be Sept. 17. Welker has been with NBC News for more than a decade and served as NBC News correspondent in the Burbank bureau. She also reported […]

NBC News appoints Namako senior exec editor

NBC News has promoted Tom Namako to senior executive editor from his current post of executive editor. Previously Namako was at BuzzFeed News, where he worked for more than seven years, holding the posts of news assignment editor, deputy news director, head of breaking news, news director and deputy editor-in-chief. He was a news editor […]

NBC News hires Melas as entertainment correspondent

Chloe Melas will join the business and technology team at NBC News as an entertainment correspondent to cover the intersection of entertainment, business and culture. She will be based in New York and will report for all platforms of NBC News, including Digital, and MSNBC. Melas begins on Aug. 21. Recently, she was an entertainment […]

NBC News promotes Gutierrez to senior White House correspondent

NBC News has appointed national correspondent Gabe Gutierrez to the post of senior White House correspondent. Washington Bureau Chief and NBC News SVP Ken Strickland said: “Gabe’s arrival following his accomplishments as one of the most collaborative and hardest working journalists will enable us to build upon our leadership position at the White House. He […]

NBC News names Jarrett co-anchor of ‘Today’

NBC News has appointed Laura Jarrett co-anchor of the network’s Saturday edition of the morning progr”Today.” She begins on Sept. 9. As a senior legal correspondent, Jarrett covers the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Supreme Court. She also provides analysis of law enforcement and crime stories. She joined NBC News from CNN, where […]

Noriega appointed correspondent for NBC/MSNBC

David Noriega will join NBC News and MSNBC as a national correspondent to report across both the networks’ platforms, based in Los Angeles. Recently at Vice News, Noriega covered criminal justice, organized extremism, labor issues and migration across the Americas, North Africa, and Europe. He also hosted and co-directed the award-winning digital series “Border to […]

Jones named weeked anchor for NBC News Connecticut

Kyle Jones, New Haven reporter for NBC News Connecticut has been named anchor of the Saturday 6 p.m. and 11 p.m news. Jones joined the TV station in December 2019 from WJCL-TV Ch. 22, an ABC affiliate in Savannah, where she was an anchor and reporter. She also reported for ABC station WMTW-TV Ch. 8 […]