CNBC has tapped KHOU Govt Information Director Sally Ramirez to be the chief producer of the cable community’s upcoming information present “The News With Shepard Smith.”
“This is the perfect job for me. It combines my passion for producing, my creativity and my decades of experience covering big stories,” she tells Media Strikes. “I can’t wait to join the talented CNBC family and launch this important newscast anchored by a well-respected veteran journalist like Shepard Smith.”
Ramirez leaves her function on the Houston CBS affiliate this Friday, August 28.
The reside, one-hour program is ready to premiere Wednesday, September 30 at 7 pm ET.
Previous to becoming a member of KHOU in 2016, she spent 17 years at KGW in Portland, Oregon, beginning as govt information producer and leaving the station as assistant information director.
Earlier than that, she was a particular tasks producer at KCRA in Sacramento.
Ramirez additionally labored as an govt information producer at WGN in Chicago, a information producer at WRC (NBC) in Washington, D.C. and KVOA-TV in Tucson.
She started her profession as a producer at NBC affiliate KTSM in El Paso.