NBC News hires Garcia-Hodges to cover business and tech

NBC News has hired journalist Ahiza Garcia-Hodges as a new member of its business, technology and media team, reports Brian Steinberg of Variety. Steinberg reports, “She will be based in San Francisco and will contribute regularly to ‘Byers Market,’ a regular morning newsletter that focuses on issues important to Silicon Valley, the media industry and Washington, D.C. […]

How Ruhle will change business reporting at NBC

Brian Steinberg of Variety writes about how new NBC chief business correspondent Stephanie Ruhle will change business coverage at the network. Steinberg reports, “Ruhle expects to cover bigger issues relevant to NBC News’ broader general audience, she says, such as the growing divide between workers and management; how corporations are tackling climate change; and how […]

NBC News names Ruhle its senior business correspondent

Stephanie Ruhle has been promoted to senior business correspondent for NBC News and will appear across flagship shows such as “Today” and “NBC Nightly News,” reports Emily Smith of the New York Post. Smith reports, “The 44-year-old former Wall Streeter and Bloomberg TV managing editor — who currently anchors ‘MSNBC Live with Stephanie Ruhle’ at 9 […]

CNBC’s Shin moving to NBC to oversee business and tech coverage

Sally Shin, CNBC’s San Francisco bureau chief, is joining NBC News as executive editor of business, tech and media coverage. Prior to her role as bureau chief she was the senior producer for “Squawk on the Street” and “Squawk Alley.” She helped launch “Squawk Alley,” a one-hour program that focuses on the intersection of tech […]

BuzzFeed retail reporter Miranda joining NBC News

Leticia Miranda, the retail reporter at BuzzFeed News, is leaving to join NBC News to cover business. She will start in October. Miranda has been at BuzzFeed for four years and previously was a breaking news reporter and consumer affairs reporter. She also was a fellow at ProPublica and interned at WNYC Radio. She holds […]

Seidel headed to NBC News Digital

Heather Seidel will be joining NBC News Digital. Seidel has previously worked for four years at The Wall Street Journal. Seidel has worked at WSJ as senior video journalist for the past five months, since March 2019. Prior to her time at WSJ, Seidel was a New York City-based video journalist who covered the 2016 […]

Pandise lands AP role at NBC News

NBC News has promoted Emily Pandise to the position of associate producer for its business unit. She had worked on the assignment desk for the network since mid-2017. Pandise is a graduate of Fordham University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in American studies and communications.

Shannon Pettypiece joins NBC News Digital

NBC News Digital has hired Shannon Pettypiece as a senior White House reporter. NBC News Digital includes respected brands such as NBCNews.com, tv.msnbc.com, TODAY.com, iVIllage, Breaking News, theGrio.com, NBCLatino.com and NBCPolitics.com. Pettypiece previously worked at Bloomberg for 13 years, focusing specifically on the economy and health care. Her most recent position was as a White […]

NBC News NOW hires Morris as anchor and host

Alison Morris is the new anchor and host for NBC News NOW, the online streaming network from NBC News, the network said today. In a staff email this afternoon, Janelle Rodriguez, SVP of editorial for NBC News and MSNBC and the executive-in-charge of NBC News NOW, wrote: Alison comes to NBC from FOX 5 in […]