CNBC, MSNBC Add to Journalist Roster

By Alex Weprin Comment

Two of NBC Universal’s cable news channels are adding journalists to their rosters today. CNBC has announced that Kayla Tausche has joined the network as a general assignment reporter, and Margaret Popper has joined the business network as a senior producer and editor.

Tausce joins CNBC from FT-owned DealReporter, where she was assistant editor, while Popper joins from Bloomberg TV, where she was banking and finance producer.

Meanwhile at MSNBC, Jeff Johnson has joined as a contributor. Our sister blog FishbowlDC has more on Johnson’s hiring.