Rebecca Jarvis Joins Saturday ‘Early Show’ on CBS

by | April 1, 2010 at 12:19 PM | TV News

NEW YORK – Rebecca Jarvis is joining the Saturday edition of CBS’ ‘The Early Show‘ as its news reader.

The network announced Thursday she also will serve as business and economics correspondent for CBS News.

Jarvis comes from CNBC, where she reported stock, currency and commodities market news. She also contributed to MSNBC and NBC News programs, and regularly guest-anchored ‘Closing Bell,’ ‘Squawk on the Street’ and ‘Power Lunch.’

Jarvis previously wrote for publications including Crain’s Chicago Business and Business 2.0. She also has worked in investment banking and foreign currency trading. A native of Minneapolis, she graduated from the University of Chicago.

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