Former CBS News London bureau chief joins Murrow
PULLMAN – Former CBS News London Bureau Chief John Paxson has been hired as news director for Murrow Public Media (Northwest Public Radio and Northwest Public Television).
“That alone makes him a natural fit at Murrow; but he brings a unique combination of hands-on experience producing radio and TV pieces in the field as well as global news management,” said Pintak, a former CBS News Middle East correspondent.
- 10 years as a Voice of America correspondent based in Chicago
- Chief VOA reporter on the 1980 Reagan presidential campaign
- News editor at CBS Radio
- TV producer in the CBS News Dallas and Los Angeles bureaus
- CBS news bureau chief in London