Tyler Mathisen

"Power Lunch" & “Nightly Business Report” Co-Anchor

Tyler Mathisen co-anchors CNBC's "Power Lunch," one of the network's longest running program franchises, " as well as "Nightly Business Report," an award-winning evening business news program produced by CNBC for U.S. public television. In 2014, NBR was named best radio/TV show by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW). .

Previously, Mathisen was managing editor of "CNBC Business News," responsible for directing the network's daily content and coverage. He had been the co-anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell."

Mathisen has reported one-hour documentaries for the network including "Best Buy: The Big Box Fights Back," "Supermarkets Inc: Inside a $500 Billion Money Machine" and "Death: It's a Living." Mathisen is also the host of the CNBC series "How I Made My Millions."

Before joining CNBC in 1997, Mathisen spent 15 years as a writer, senior editor and top editor for Money magazine. Among other duties, he supervised the magazine's mutual funds coverage, its annual investment forecast issue and its expansion into electronic journalism, for which it won the first-ever National Magazine Award for New Media in 1997.

In 1993, Mathisen won the American University-Investment Company Institute Award for Personal Finance Journalism for a televised series on "Caring for Aging Parents," which aired on ABC's "Good Morning America." Mathisen served as money editor of "GMA" from 1991 to 1997. He also won an Emmy Award for a report on the 1987 stock market crash that aired on New York's WCBS-TV.

A native of Arlington, Va., Mathisen graduated with distinction from the University of Virginia.

Follow Tyler Mathisen on Twitter @TylerMathisen.


  • CNBC's Tyler Mathisen talks with Tom Faust, Eaton Vance chairman & CEO, about tracking fund flows, and explains how a new product called an exchange traded managed fund will be structured.

  • Gun Lobby Protest in Washington     Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 1:51 PM ET

    Gun protestors march on Washington today, to express their anger over the Senate's failure to pass minimal gun control legislation, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen. Brian Sullivan’s reference to Hello Kitty customization was describing a sticker applied to an individual’s gun and not any official product made by or endorsed by the Hello Kitty brand.

  • Wal-Mart Customers: Delivery Workers?     Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen on the most interesting business stories now. Wal-Mart is considering a plan to have customers deliver packages to online buyers.