NBC/MSNBC’s Ruhle appeared in promotions for bank she covered

NBC senior business correspondent and MSNBC anchor Stephanie Ruhle appeared in promotional clip produced and sponsored by JPMorgan Chase, reports Paul Farhi of The Washington Post. Farhi reports, “Asked for comment on Tuesday, Ruhle denied any involvement with the financial company. ‘I’m not doing any work on behalf of Chase Bank,’ she said. ‘I don’t know what you are […]

NBC News hires three on biz/tech team

Christine Haughney Dare-Bryan has joined NBC News as senior editor on the business, technology and media unit overseeing tech investigations and business enterprise stories. Previously, she was assistant managing editor of special projects at Crain’s New York Business. She was also an investigative reporter working with the Boston Globe’s Spotlight Team on a project and […]

NBC News Digital seeks digital platforms editor

NBC News Digital is seeking an experienced editor to join its platforms team. The editor will curate the MSNBC homepage, write headlines for articles and video, curate the best content from MSNBC Prime, and distribute content to partners such as Apple News, Smartnews and Flipboard. You will also: Coordinate article placement and planning with MSNBC […]

Former Fox News anchor Kelly launching media company

Although Megyn Kelly is not associated with any mainstream news outlet at present, she is not leaving broadcasting, reports Variety. The former NBC News and Fox News anchor is launching an independent media company, “Devil May Care Media,” a production company that will back podcasts and other shows built around the latest news, current events, […]

NBC News and MSNBC seek director, news standards

NBC News and MSNBC seek a director for their standards and practices team. DUTIES: Maintain the reputation, journalistic integrity and editorial independence of the news organization Work with senior editorial leaders across all platforms Leverage and call upon existing network of subject matter experts Help establish overall news division wide standards policies and guidelines Provide […]

Weekly political program to launch on NBC News Now

Chuck Todd, who has moderated NBC News’ Sunday-morning public affairs program since 2014 and worked a weekday version of the show on MSNBC, will be expanding the series to streaming video, reports Variety. Launching in September, Todd will begin a weekly political program on both live-streaming outlet NBC News Now and NBCUniversal’s Peacock streaming-video hub […]

NBC News hires Collier for biz/media/tech team

NBC News has hired Kevin Collier as a reporter on its business/technology/media team. Collier will be reporting around national security, cybersecurity and disinformation as well as contributing to its Vote Watch team. Collier previously worked at CNN and at BuzzFeed News as its cybersecurity reporter. He also spent four years as a senior politics reporter […]

NBC News biz, tech & media unit seeks senior biz and tech editor

The NBC News business, technology and media unit is hiring for an experienced editor who will contribute to the network’s expanding team. The chosen candidate will be working directly with a growing team of business and tech editors, staff writers, reporters and freelance writers to develop stories and strengthen the unit’s capabilities. The senior business […]

NBC News edges into the documentary business

NBC News is planning to get back into the documentary business with NBC News Studios after closing down its Peacocks Production non-fiction unit. The new venture will produce premium documentaries, docu-series, select scripted programming, and content for emerging platforms. Led by Liz Cole as president, the new division has already partnered with Focus Features and […]

Bloomberg’s Kapur hired by NBC News

Sahil Kapur will be joining NBC News as a national political reporter later this month. He will be placed on the digital team to cover the 2020 election and Washington. Currently, Kapur holds the post of national political reporter at Bloomberg News. Previously, he was working as a senior congressional reporter at TPM Media LLC. […]