President and CEO
News and Guts
Dan Rather is one of the world’s most well-known journalists and media personalities. In his six-decade career, Rather has interviewed every American president since Dwight Eisenhower and covered seminal American events from the Civil Rights Movement to the Desert Storm to 9/11. Rather is best known for his 24-year tenure as the anchor and managing editor of the CBS Evening News, where he brought the world’s news into millions of American homes 5 nights a week. Rather is now the founder, president, and CEO of News and Guts, an independent media company specializing in a mix of political commentary, original reporting, and documentary video production across a range of traditional and digital distribution channels.