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. NBR was named Best Radio/TV Show in 2014 by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers. Previously, Mathisen was managing editor of CNBC Business News and co-anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell."
Before joining CNBC in 1997, Mathisen spent 15 years as a writer, senior editor and top editor for Money. He received 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. He is also an Emmy Award winner.