History[ edit ] The idea for a business news program had come from Susan J. Moran developed the program concept and the editorial staff expanded to launch NBR.
History[ edit ] The idea for a business news program had come from Susan J.
Moran developed the program concept and the editorial staff expanded to launch NBR. Paul Kangas was among the first to join, signing on as its stock market commentator. Starting in January 22,NBR launched on public stations around the country. 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.
He has since left the television news business and returned to his motion picture career where he got his start.
He works in post-production as a film colorist. NBR is also seen internationally through Worldnetthe U. 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.
Over the years, NBR has received numerous awards. Prior to co-anchoring Nightly Business Report, he was host and managing editor of the nationally syndicated financial television program First Business. In JulyTom was named Managing Editor and Co-anchor, a newly combined position with both editorial and managerial responsibility.
The sale was first proposed in February. In a press release,  NBR Worldwide said the moves were " Gary Ferrell also departed the company at this time.
Several additional members of the editorial staff were also fired. The program also announced the complete closing of its Chicago bureau, leaving it with staff reporters only in New York and Washington, D.
Griffeth is reunited with his former Power Lunch co-anchor, Sue Herera, on this program. 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.
The longest-running theme, also composed by Kalehoff, was used from January 4, to November 15, Along with an update to the graphics and presentation, the theme was updated on November 18, and was used until January 1, This theme lasted until April 27, 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.Susie Gharib, who has been co-anchor of “Nightly Business Report” for the past 16 years, has left the business news show on public television.. Her last day on the air was Wednesday, a spokeswoman confirmed to Talking Biz News.
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