Wald’s Ascent To Senior VP At CNBC

By Brian 

Last fall, Jonathan Wald was “developing an evening-news program for CNBC for a December launch.” But when Katrina hit, Mark Hoffman asked him to prepare a special, “Hurricane Katrina: Crisis and Recovery.” That special became “On The Money,” the network’s 7pm business broadcast.

“The show brought viewers back to CNBC’s flagging primetime,” Broadcasting & Cable says. “Now, as senior VP of business news, he is working to reinvigorate daily programming and refocus the way the network covers the world of business.”

Here’s the profile…