Business Center

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Business Center
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Presented by Ron Insana
Sue Herera
Maria Bartiromo
Tyler Mathisen
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Location(s) New York Stock Exchange
(1999-2003)
Running time 120 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel CNBC
Original run 1997 (1997) – December 5, 2003 (2003-12-05)
Chronology
Preceded by The Money Club
Followed by Bullseye

Business Center is business network CNBC's flagship primetime show that aired in 5 to 7PM ET timeslot, hosted by Ron Insana and Sue Herera, and it was replaced by Bullseye on December 5, 2003.

History[edit]

  • Business Center was only a half hour program to replace The Money Club, aired from 7 to 7:30 PM ET in 1997.
  • In c. 2000, it was expanded to 60 minutes, aired from 6:30 to 7:30. It also started airing from the New York Stock Exchange.
  • In c. 2001, it was expanded to 90 minutes, aired from 6 to 7:30.
  • In 2002, it was expanded again to 120 minutes, aired from 5 to 7PM.
  • In late 2002, 6:30 to 7PM timeslot was once replaced by Checkpoint CNBC with Martha MacCallum (and later replaced by Tom Costello), and Business Center was restored to 90 minutes.
  • Ultimately, both Checkpoint CNBC and Business Center were cancelled on December 5, 2003 as they were replaced by Kudlow & Cramer and Bullseye, respectively.

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Worldwide Business Center[edit]

Around CNBC's global branches, there are many counterparts of Business Center in the world:

Channel Program Still Run? Presenters Replacement
CNBC Asia Business Center Crystal Clear action button cancel.svg (2000-10-30—2005-02-15) Martin Soong, Grace Phan CNBC Tonight
CNBC Australia Business Centre Australia Crystal Clear action button cancel.svg (2001-01-01—2004-01-02) Mark Laudi, Amanda Drury Business Center
CNBC Europe Business Centre Europe Crystal Clear action button cancel.svg (2001-01-15—2001-09) Sarah Clements (until mid-2001), Emma Crosby (mid-2001 onwards) N/A
CNBC-TV18 Business Center Crystal Clear action button cancel.svg (2005—2009) India Business Hour
India Business Hour Crystal Clear app clean.svg (1999—2005 / 2009—present) N/A