Ex-ABC News Chief In Front Of The Camera

Bloomberg Television’s new morning show, Bloomberg Go, which debuts Monday at 7 a.m., will be hosted by David Westin. After many years behind the scenes in television, Westin will step in front of the camera for three hours each weekday morning. He and co-anchor Stephanie Ruhle will talk about the day’s news filtered for a business audience.

David Westin To Front Bloomberg A.M. Show

The former president of ABC News, along with Bloomberg anchor Stephanie Ruhle, will host Bloomberg Go, a new morning show scheduled to launch Oct. 5 on Bloomberg TV. Bloomberg hopes the show will cultivate a crowd beyond traders seeking tips before the U.S. stock market opens, such as financial executives in Hong Kong or business leaders seeking new ideas from video delivered via tablet or smartphone.

Ex-ABC News Chief Westin Joins Bloomberg

Bloomberg Television announced today that it had hired David Westin as an on-air personality, where he will start later this month.

Westin To Head AP’s News Licensing Group

David Westin, the former ABC News president, is tapped as president-CEO of the News Licensing Group, the new organization created by the Associated Press to license original news content to digital communications products and services.


Disney Poised To Name ABC News Chief?

A Disney board meeting in New York led by Bob Iger set the ABC News staff into a flurry yesterday with whispers that upper management may finally decide who will replace David Westin as ABC News president.

ABC News Still Looking For Westin Successor

David Westin announced he was leaving his position as ABC News president two months ago, saying at the time that he’d stay “through the end of the year.” There have been several reports about potential candidates, but while interviews have taken place internally and externally, the position remains unfilled and we hear there’s still no obvious front-runner.