LA Reporter Moving to Phoenix

By Kevin Eck 

Vanessa Ruiz is heading to KPNX in Phoenix to work as an evening anchor.

“We believe Vanessa’s experience and energy will be a perfect fit for Arizona and look forward to her joining us soon,” said John Misner, gm of the Phoenix NBC affiliate.

Ruiz comes from KNBC in Los Angeles. Before working at KNBC, Ruiz was an anchor and correspondent for TV Martí Noticias in Miami. She worked at WSVN in Miami before that.