The program also announced the complete closing of its Chicago bureau, leaving it with staff reporters only in New York and Washington, D. Along with an update to the graphics and presentation, the theme was updated on November 18, and was used until January 1, 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 The sale was first proposed in February.
He has since left the television news business and returned to his motion picture career where he got his start. In JulyTom was named Managing Editor and Co-anchor, a newly combined position with both editorial and managerial responsibility. Gary Ferrell also departed the company at this time.
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. This theme lasted until April 27, In a press release,  NBR Worldwide said the moves were " History[ edit ] The idea for a business news program had come from Susan J.
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. Paul Kangas was among the first to join, signing on as its stock market commentator.
Griffeth is reunited with his former Power Lunch co-anchor, Sue Herera, on this program. Several additional members of the editorial staff were also fired. InJim Wicks was named co-anchor, and moved from the flagship station of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in Toronto where he was main anchor.
Prior to co-anchoring Nightly Business Report, he was host and managing editor of the nationally syndicated financial television program First Business.
Over the years, NBR has received numerous awards. Moran developed the program concept and the editorial staff expanded to launch NBR. NBR is also seen internationally through Worldnetthe U.
On March 4,another new set of graphics was introduced, yet the theme music remained the same. Starting in January 22,NBR launched on public stations around the country.May 07, · 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-watched business newscast.
WPBT, the PBS. WPBT2 South Florida PBS paid tribute to the late Paul Kangas at its Miami studios on April 21st.
The evening’s program was hosted by Linda O’Bryon, founding executive editor of Nightly Business Report. Friends, family members and former and current Nightly Business Report and WPBT2 South Florida PBS staff attended the event honoring Paul Kangas.
Paul Kangas, the main anchor of the PBS “Nightly Business Report,” developed such a rapport with viewers over his 30 years with the made-in-Miami TV program, some would trust him with just. PBS, Nightly Business Report, November 10, PAUL KANGAS, NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORT ANCHOR: Not guilty -- that`s the verdict for two former Bear Stearns hedge fund managers in the first major criminal case related to the.
Jan 01, · Paul Kangas retired Thursday; Susie Gharib will still work from the New York Stock Exchange. Credit Nightly Business Report.
Three decades ago, “Nightly Business Report” led the way in. Nightly Business Report is an American business news magazine television program that has Kangas always signed off each broadcast using his trademark phrase, "I'm Paul Kangas, wishing all of you the best of good buys!"following the decision of PBS to drop the broadcast from its national schedule and cut all funding, NBR .Download