David Friend Returns To Local News


By Brian 

“After spending more than a decade at CNBC and in syndication, David Friend is returning to local TV news, as VP and news director of flagship WCBS-TV in New York,” TV Week reports. He starts on June 28.

“I have spent many years inside the newsroom, and there is no place I would rather be. I am thrilled to return to my local news roots,” Friend says. The senior VP of business news left CNBC on June 8…