Jake Novak joined CNBC in September, 2012 and is the supervising producer of The Kudlow Report.
Working with anchor Larry Kudlow, Jake guides the editorial direction of the show and the promotion of Larry's credo: "free market capitalism is the clearest path to prosperity." That includes showing viewers how the day's political moves affect their money and the economy overall .
Prior to joining CNBC, Novak co-created and oversaw the "Varney and Company" program on FOX Business Network along with anchor Stuart Varney.
He also spent seven years at CNN, producing financial news programs including launching the successful "In the Money" show with anchor Jack Cafferty.
Novak has a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from Columbia University and a Masters Degre from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism.
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