Brian Shactman Joins NECN

By Chris Ariens 

Shactman_BrianFormer CNBC and MSNBC anchor Brian Shactman has joined New England Cable News’s “The Morning Show.”

“With New England roots, stellar journalism credentials and a passion for storytelling, Brian Shactman will be a huge asset to NECN and we’re thrilled to introduce him to our viewers,” said Mike St. Peter, Senior Vice President and General Manager of NECN, which, like CNBC and MSNBC is an NBCUniversal network.

Shactman will join Bridget Blythe on the two-hour morning show.

Most recently, Shactman anchored MSNBC’s “Way Too Early,” and served as a contributor to “Morning Joe.” Before that, Shactman anchored CNBC’s “Worldwide Exchange” and “CNBC Sports Biz: Game On.”