Monday, October 24, 2011

BREAKING. Bloomberg Television appoints new head of American newsgathering and a new West Coast bureau chief.

Wendy Brundige has been appointed as West Coast bureau chief and Justin Dial as the head of American newsgathering at Bloomberg Television (DStv 411).

Wendy Brundige will be based in San Francisco and will oversee editorial content and production for Bloomberg West, the daily show at 00:00 South African time, presented by Emily Chang and Cory Johnson from the business news channel's studios there.

''We're thrilled to welcome Wendy and Justin to the Bloomberg team,'' says Andrew Morse, head of Bloomberg TV in America in a press release. ''Their experience and expertise will be invaluable as we pursue our goal of becoming the most influential business and financial news network in the world.''