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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. Kangas always signed off each broadcast using his trademark phrase, "I'm Paul Kangas, wishing all of you the best of good buys!
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 A number of public television stations supplemented the program's newsgathering efforts by serving as "bureaus" for the program.
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. Gharib anchors from the heart of New York's financial district, while Kangas remained at the program's production center in Miami.
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. Paul Kangas 's last broadcast for Nightly Business Report was on December 31,ending a year run. 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.
Schneider's promises proved short-lived. Those changes also didn't last long. In a press release,  NBR Worldwide said the moves were " Gary Ferrell also departed the company at this time.More Previews Local Programs. Show More.
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