CBS News Radio national business journalist Brian Banmiller has spent more than 40 years in the news industry, covering business, politics and the economy on television, radio and in print. Currently, his “Banmiller on Business” reports are delivered to an audience of millions nationwide.
He has been covering the tech industry from its inception, and traveling the world reporting on global business and economic trends. Banmiller has interviewed thousands of the nation’s most visible business leaders, politicians, saints and sinners to give his audiences unique insights they need to succeed and be entertained by his unique and often humorous take on the business world.
TV / Radio / Print / Web Reports
Current Weekly Radio Audience
“The Technology Tornado: Media & Communications in the Modern Era”
Phoenix Convention Center
August 28th, 2019
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Endorsements for Brian
A superb keynote for your conference.
Brian has interviewed some of the most fascinating people in the world, understands the latest trends in the business community and talks eloquently about both. He'll make a superb keynote speaker for your conference. While he's there, why not hire him to emcee your entire event? Your attendees will be talking about the quality of your conference for years.
- Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE | President, National Speakers Association
Brian gives audiences the tools to thrive.
By painting a clear and compelling picture of the global economy, Brian arms an audience with the cutting-edge knowledge necessary to survive and thrive in an ever-evolving and dramatically changing worldwide business environment.
- Tom Peters | Best-Selling Author of "In Search of Excellence"
One of the finest journalists I've met.
I'm constantly impressed with Brian's ability to take complex high tech issues and make them so simple to understand for wide audiences. Silicon Valley CEOs appreciate his interviews and reports because his perspective is always right on. Brian really is one of the finest journalists I have met.
- Carl Guardino | President and CEO, Silicon Valley Leadership Group
Simply put, Brian gets it.
Brian Banmiller is one of the most knowledgeable and entertaining personalities in business news reporting. Simply put, he gets it.
- John Chen | CEO, Blackberry
Entertaining to millions.
I have been interviewed by Brian dozens of times over my career, from Chief Communications Officer for Charles Schwab to my current work advising Fortune 500 CEO's. His communications skills are excellent, with his unique ability to make complicated topics entertaining to millions of listeners and live audiences.
- Mark Thompson | Executive Coach and Best-Selling Author on Leadership
One of the best reporters in the country.
I find Brian one of the very best business reporters in the country. He is a great interviewer and makes business and the markets understandable to his many viewers and listeners nationwide.
- Charles Schwab | Chairman, Charles Schwab Corporation
Brian just makes sense.
Brian Banmiller makes sure that business and economics make sense.
- Daniel Yergin | Award-Winning Author, "The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power"
Very good speaker. What was best with his presentation was when he went off script and began to share stories and anecdotes.
- David Damron | Partner, Ernst & Young LLP - Phoenix