Annika Pergament is the Senior Business Anchor for NY1 and its Spectrum News sister stations across the United States.
As a reporter for NY1 in 1994, Pergament covered politics and later City Hall and the Manhattan beat. In 2001, she joined WCBS-TV as the consumer reporter for the station’s Troubleshooter segment and was a regular contributor to the Early Show.
Pergament rejoined NY1 in 2002 as Business Anchor and producer of the Fortune Business Report. From 2002-2009, she also worked as a guest anchor on Court TV, and later TruTV’s In Session, hosting Newsbreaks and live trial coverage.
She has also had reoccurring role as a news anchor on HBO’s The Sopranos and has appeared in Gossip Girl, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Laws of Attraction, Head of State, Maid in Manhattan, Analyze That, and The Yards.
Pergament began her broadcast career in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, at the CBS affiliate WBTW-TV. She received a Bachelor's degree in history from Duke University and her Master's in Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.