Ron Insana is currently Senior Analyst for CNBC. He is a regular contributor to NBC’s “The Today Show” and “NBC Nightly News” as well as “Imus in the Morning” and “Market Wrap” on MSNBC. Additionally, Insana writes a monthly column for “USA Today” entitled “Talking Business with Ron Insana” and at one time hosted the nationally syndicated radio program, “The Ron Insana Show”, on Westwood One.
Insana began his career as an FNN production assistant, rising to managing editor and chief of FNN’s Los Angeles bureau. While at FNN, he was nominated for a Golden ACE Award. Insana was nominated for a News and Documentary Emmy Award as part of NBC’s coverage of 9/11, and in 1999, he was named one of the top 100 business news journalists of the century by TJFR Group. On March 1, 2006, Insana left his anchor duties and became a CNBC senior analyst. He is also actively involved in Junior Achievement of New York, The Michael J. Fox Foundation, The Robin Hood Foundation and AutismSpeaks.