List of notable or famous CBS News employees, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list is a directory of the best CBS News employees, showcasing only the most prominent CBS News employees of all time. This list features past and present top CBS News managers, including both current and retired CBS News executives and alumni. Well-known CBS News staff along with current and former CBS News employees were and still are crucial to the company's success, as without these hard working men and women CBS News would never be what it is today.
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Barbara Walters is an American broadcast journalist, author and television personality. She has hosted morning television shows Today and The View, the television news magazine 20/20, co-anchored the ABC Evening News, and was a contributor to ABC News. Walters first became known as a television personality when she was a writer and segment producer of "women's interest stories" on the morning NBC News program The Today Show, where she began work with host Hugh Downs in 1962, once even modeling a swimsuit when an expected model did not show up. Because of her excellent interviewing ability and her popularity with the viewers, and when other women left the program, she was eventually allowed ...more
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
#32 on The Best Today Show Hostssee more on Barbara Walters
Betty Nguyen is an American news anchor with NBC News and MSNBC. Prior to joining NBC in 2013, Nguyen worked for CBS News where she was news anchor for CBS This Morning Saturday, correspondent for The Early Show, and anchored the CBS Morning News. ...more
Birthplace: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnamsee more on Betty Nguyen
Bruce Alexander Morton was a television news correspondent for both CBS News and CNN in a career which spanned over 40 years. Morton was born in Norwalk, Connecticut but grew up in Chicago. Morton graduated from Harvard University in 1952 and spent the next three years in the U.S. Army. While still at Harvard, he was a newscaster for a Boston radio station. After leaving the service, Morton went into television news, first as a behind-the-scenes assistant at New York City's WRCA-TV, then on air for a local station in Pittsburgh. He joined ABC News in 1962 as a London-based reporter. In 1964, he joined CBS News, where he would stay for the next 29 years. He was based in Washington, D.C., ...more
Age: Died at 84 (1930-2014)
Birthplace: Norwalk, Connecticut, United States of Americasee more on Bruce Morton
Charles "Chip" Reid was named CBS News National correspondent in June 2011. Prior to his current position, he was the Chief White House Correspondent for CBS News. He assumed that position on January 5, 2009. Previously, Reid was the network's congressional correspondent. Prior to his association with CBS, he was employed by NBC News, where he covered politics and Capitol Hill. ...more
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States of Americasee more on Chip Reid