NewsNation appoints Martin co-anchor

The following excerpt was sent out from Editor & Publisher: NewsNation, America’s fastest-growing cable news network, today announced that its Dallas-based correspondent Markie Martin has been named co-anchor of the morning show, “Morning in America” (weekdays, 6-10 a.m. ET). Additionally, “Morning in America” will expand to four hours, replacing the one-hour edition of “Early Morning.”  Martin will […]

Maska joins NewsNation as contributor

Johanna Maska has joined NewsNation as a contributor. She is the CEO of PR and communications services company Global Situation Room, Inc. Maska worked at The Los Angeles Times as VP marketing and communications. She also worked at The White House. She launched “Pod Is A Woman,” an award-winning podcast named one of TIME Magazine’s […]

NewsNation names Stirewalt on-air political contributor

NewsNation has appointed political editor Chris Stirewalt to the post of on-air political contributor. Prior to joining NewsNation, Stirewalt was a politics editor at Fox News. He also served as a political editor at The Washington Examiner, where he also wrote a twice-weekly column. He was also a politics editor at the Charleston Daily Mail. […]

NewsNation debuts connected-TV app

The following was sent out from Nexstar Media Group’s NewsNation said it launched a free connected-TV app that will enable more viewers to watch highlights of the cable news channel’s news and primetime programming. The app will also give users access to local weather reports from Nexstar stations. “At NewsNation, our mission is to provide in-depth […]

Whittemore joins CNBC as a senior producer

CNBC has hired Chelsea Whittemore as a senior producer. Recently, she was a senior supervising producer at NewsNation Network. Whittemore also held producer roles at CNN, Fox Business Network, Fox News Channel, Tapp Media LLC and The Blaze. She interned at Mercury Radio Arts Inc. Whittemore has a B.A. from Fairfield University.

Emmy-winning journalist Vargas to join NewsNation

The following excerpt was sent out: NewsNation, America’s fastest-growing cable news network, today announced that Emmy award-winning journalist and television host Elizabeth Vargas will anchor “Elizabeth Vargas Reports,” an hour-long weekday news program debuting April 3, 2023 (6pm ET/5pm CT) from a new state-of-the-art studio in New York City. “Elizabeth Vargas Reports” will feature one-on-one […]

NewsNation’s Marni Hughes to debut two-hour daytime news program

The following excerpt was sent out: NewsNation, Nexstar Media Inc.’s wholly-owned news and entertainment cable network reaching 70 million U.S. television households, today announced the further expansion of its news programming with the launch of “NewsNation Live with Marni Hughes,” beginning Monday, September 19. Featuring lead news anchor Marni Hughes, the two-hour mid-morning news program will air […]

Berger joins NBC News as a production assistant

NBC News has hired Julian Berger as a production assistant for NBC News NOW. Berger joined from NewsNation Network, where he was an anchor assistant. He interned at CNN, Civic Nation and NBC News. He reported for Carolina Week and La Noticia, a publishing company serving the Latin community in North Carolina. Berger has a […]

NewsNation adds deputy ME, Southwest correspondent, names Turner senior producer

Cable news network NewsNation has appointed Jake Novak deputy managing editor, based in the New York bureau; Ali Bradley Southwest correspondent, based in Phoenix, Ariz. and Hayley Turner senior producer for “On Balance with Leland Vittert,” based in the Washington D.C. bureau. An excerpt from the announcement reads: “Mr. Novak has been the executive producer […]