ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 3, 2008---CNBC's signature morning program, "Squawk Box," (6AM-9AM ET) heads to Boston's Fenway Park, for "Squawk Across America," brought to you by American Century Investments. Co-anchors Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Carl Quintanilla will broadcast live from the home of the Boston Red Sox and the famous Green Monster on Friday, June 13th.
The program will feature unprecedented access to Fenway Park and interview with the biggest leaders in business and politics in Boston, MA including special guest host Former GE Chairman & CEO Jack Welch, Boston Red Sox Principal Owner John Henry, Boston Red Sox President & CEO Larry Lucchino, New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft, Dunkin' Donuts CEO Jon Luther, Citizens Energy Corp. President & Chairman Joseph Kennedy and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick.
"Squawk Box" is the ultimate "pre-market" morning news and talk program. With a unique sense of street smarts and wit, the program mixes business news with an unscripted and fast-paced exchange of banter. Anchored by CNBC's Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Carl Quintanilla, "Squawk Box" brings Wall Street to Main Street and is a "must see" for everyone from the professional trader to the casual investor.
CNBC kicked off "Squawk Across America" in Miami, FL on Friday, February 22nd broadcasting live from Loews Miami Beach and continued to Washington, DC on Friday, March 28th and Atlanta, GA on Friday, May 16th.
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