Starting in January 22,NBR launched on public stations around the country. NBR is also seen internationally through Worldnetthe U. In a press release,  NBR Worldwide said the moves were " The longest-running theme, also composed by Kalehoff, was used from January 4, to November 15, The first regular commentator on the program was Alan Greenspanthen a private economist, who remained as an NBR commentator until his appointment as Fed chief in InJim Wicks was named co-anchor, and moved from the flagship station of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in Toronto where he was main anchor.
In JulyTom was named Managing Editor and Co-anchor, a newly combined position with both editorial and managerial responsibility.
Over the years, NBR has received numerous awards. This theme lasted until April 27, The program also announced the complete closing of its Chicago bureau, leaving it with staff reporters only in New York and Washington, D.
History[ edit ] The idea for a business news program had come from Susan J. He has since left the television news business and returned to his motion picture career where he got his start.
Along with an update to the graphics and presentation, the theme was updated on November 18, and was used until January 1, Several additional members of the editorial staff were also fired.
Griffeth is reunited with his former Power Lunch co-anchor, Sue Herera, on this program. Paul Kangas was among the first to join, signing on as its stock market commentator.
On April 30,a new virtual theme was introduced to the show with new graphics and music. On March 4,another new set of graphics was introduced, yet the theme music remained the same. Title cards and theme music[ edit ] The themes and bumper music that were used from January 22, to January 1, were composed by Edd Kalehoffalso known for themes on other television series and game shows.
He works in post-production as a film colorist. Prior to co-anchoring Nightly Business Report, he was host and managing editor of the nationally syndicated financial television program First Business. NBR operates three reporting bureaus with full-time staff members as well as bureaus in Denver, Silicon Valley, and Phoenix operated in partnership with the public television stations in those markets.
Gary Ferrell also departed the company at this time.In this Oct. 5, file photo, Paul Kangas of the “Nightly Business Report” was the keynote speaker at a Making Money seminar at the Broward County Convention Center, in Fort Lauderdale.
Nightly Business Report is an American business news magazine television program that has aired weeknights on public television stations since Paul Kangas (Miami, –) Del Frank (Miami, Prior to co-anchoring Nightly Business Report, he was host and managing editor of the nationally syndicated financial television program.
“Nightly Business Report produced by CNBC” (NBR) is an award-winning and highly-respected nightly business news program that airs on public television.
Television’s longest-running evening business news broadcast, “NBR” features in-depth coverage and analysis of the biggest financial news stories of the day and access to some of the.
May 06, · Paul Kangas, the co-anchor of "Nightly Business Report" on PBS, will step down at the end of the year, ending a year tenure on the nation's most-watch.
Mar 02, · Paul Kangas joined “Nightly Business Report,” television’s first daily business news show, inand became a mainstay of the program. His death, after a. Paul Kangas, the longtime host of the Nightly Business Report on PBS, has died.
Kangas, 79, was host of the Miami-based business show from to The following year, inMiami PBS.Download