CNBC celebrates its 20th anniversary today, kicking things off by ringing the opening bell at the NYSE this morning. CNBC President Mark Hoffman actually rang the bell, with NBC President Jeff Zucker and anchors Maria Bartiromo, Erin Burnett, Mark Haines and Sue Herera in attendance. CNBC rings the closing bell remotely from the newsroom this afternoon:
FBN covered the opening as well, with Alexis Glick describing it as: “On a day the parent company reported a 25% drop in first quarter income, some folks from NBC ring the opening bell on the anniversary of CNBC”:
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