Chris Cato has been hired as the weekend evening anchor at WCAU, the NBC O&O in Philadelphia.
Cato comes to Philly from Greenville, S.C., where he is the evening anchor at CBS affiliate WSPA. He was named 2012 Reporter of the Year by the South Carolina Broadcasters Association. At WCAU, he will co-anchor the weekend 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts alongsinde Denise Nakano.
In announcing the hire, WCAU vice president of news Anzio Williams called Cato an “engaging and versatile talent.”
“His skills will complement our mission of delivering the best news and information to viewers every day,” Williams said.