Annika Pergament anchors national news coverage for Spectrum News stations across the U.S.
In this role Annika anchors breaking news and national content for Spectrum's network of more than 30 stations across the country.
Prior to joining the new national team, Annika was both the co-anchor of Mornings On 1, a newscast that airs weekday mornings on Spectrum News NY1, and the senior business anchor, where she regularly interviewed entrepreneurs, business owners, and CEOs.
Annika joined NY1 in 1994, first as a political reporter covering city and state government. In 2000 she moved to WCBS as a consumer correspondent. After a few years at WCBS and Court TV where she anchored live trials, Annika returned to NY1 on the business beat.
As a veteran journalist, Annika has covered a range of stories including the terror attacks of September 11th, the financial crisis of 2007-2008, Superstorm Sandy, and the coronavirus pandemic.
Annika has also appeared as herself in a number of films and TV series including The Sopranos, Law & Order SVU, Mr. Robot, and Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.
Annika received her bachelor’s degree from Duke University and her master’s from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern.