Westwood One News Names Four Anchors
November 4, 2014 at 3:52 AM (PT)
Four anchors have been named for WESTWOOD ONE NEWS, the new white-label radio news service to be launched at the end of the year and produced for the syndicator by CNN.
WESTWOOD ONE "FIRST LIGHT" and "THE WEEK IN REVIEW" host DIRK VAN, NBC NEWS RADIO anchor and L.A. radio veteran MOLLY PAIGE, CBS RADIO News WNEW (ALL NEWS 99.1)/WASHINGTON-BALTIMORE anchor EVAN HANING, and former BEASLEY News-Talk KDWN-A/LAS VEGAS reporter/anchor and CBS RADIO News WINS-A/NEW YORK assignment editor/writer BARBARA KUSAK will be among the anchors when the new service begins.
EVP/News and Talk BART TESSLER said, "We are thrilled to launch WESTWOOD ONE NEWS with some of the industry's most respected and best sounding anchors. Following up on our announcement of award-winning beat reporters, these broadcast journalists will enhance our product and add substantial power to our winning team.”