The newsroom is the backdrop for the dayside live studio programs. The upgrades included improved and expanded on-air positions within the newsroom, creating a trading desk environment, and increasing capacity by 25%. The majority of the renovation occurred during one weekend starting Friday night with the installation completed for start of live programming on Monday at 4AM.
Create a trading desk environment
Improved newsroom studio lighting
Standardize workstations & equipment
Increase headcount by 25% to 110 positions
All dayside show units located in the newsroom
Improve and expand the on-air positions within the newsroom