Tewksbury-based Zito Partners on Monday said Christina Scolaro, a 25-year veteran in the financial news industry, has joined the firm as partner.
Most recently, Scolaro worked at CNBC’s flagship morning program, “Squawk Box,” as the show’s talent producer, bringing lawmakers, industry leaders and Fortune 500 CEOs to air during the live three-hour show that airs weekdays from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Prior to “Squawk Box,” as CNBC senior producer, Scolaro managed the production of strategic, original content for CNBC’s digital and social platforms.
Scolaro also previously worked at Bloomberg Television, with several of her Bloomberg years encompassing producing breaking news from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
“Christina’s experience in television news will be an asset to our clients as we help them build brand recognition against a key target audience,” Deborah Kostroun, managing director of Zito Partners, said. “I was fortunate to work with Christina during my time with Bloomberg; she is an exceptional professional.”
“Our strength is helping clients build their brands,” Robert Zito, founder of Zito Partners, stated. “Christina’s experience in and knowledge of the financial media landscape will be an asset for our firm, and our clients.”