Talk Business & Politics now partners with KATV Channel 7

LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - Channel7 President and General Manager Mark Rose is excited to announce that "TalkBusiness & Politics" with Roby Brock will debut on KATV Channel 7 Sunday,March 2, 2014.{}

Brock who has been a fixture on Arkansas television for 15years and has established himself as the leading source for local business andpolitical news. His new show will be seen at 9 a.m. on Sunday morningsfollowing ABC's "This Week," and will also feature Channel 7 News Anchor ScottInman and Lead Capitol Reporter Janelle Lilley.

{}TalkBusiness & Politics will also partner with KATV's award-winning news teamto create more business and political content, and it will feature executiveeditor Roby Brock as a commentator and analyst in newscasts regularly.

{}"Fordecades, Arkansans have come to Channel 7 News as their top choice forinformation on local politics and elections," says Rose. "We're so pleased toadd Roby Brock's show and expertise to our political and business coverage.With a critically important and exciting local election season now upon us, thetiming couldn't be better."

KATVNews Director Nick Genty says, "Roby has built a strong following in Arkansaswith his in-depth coverage of local business and politics. We welcome him toour team and know that our strong coverage with "KATV's Election Central" willget even stronger as a result on the air and online at"

"I'mvery excited about this new partnership," said Brock.{} "KATV has been thelong-time news leader in Arkansas and our brand of in-depth and balancedbusiness and political reporting will be greatly enhanced by the strength ofthe Channel 7 news team."


Formore information, contact KATV Promotions Manager Rob Thomas at 501-324-7805.