TV News Anchor Makes Switch to WRKO

Kim Carrigan Barry Armstrong WRKO(AM)
Kim Carrigan and Barry Armstrong

The Financial Exchange with Barry Armstrong,” Boston’s only daily business news show, on WRKO(AM) 680, has added Kim Carrigan, a Bostonian television news anchor, as co-host. The show, which airs weekdays from 10 a.m.–noon, is also being renamed “The Financial Exchange with Barry Armstrong and Kim Carrigan.”

Carrigan began her career as a news anchor, reporter and producer for WHO(TV), KRCG(TV), KMIZ(TV) and KQTV(TV) in St. Louis, Mo., before stints in Boston at television stations WHDH, WBZ/WSBK and WXFT.

Carrigan is an Emmy award-winning TV news anchor who is also the recipient of  an Edward R. Murrow Award for “Best Newscast in a Major Market.”

“I’m so pleased to be part of an established, successful program like The Financial Exchange,” said Carrigan. “I love that the show is a mix of business news and consumer information.”

“The Financial Exchange” is the longest running business radio news show in Boston. The program reports on business developments with interviews featuring CEOs, analysts and business media professionals. The show airs weekdays on eight stations throughout New England.


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