Christopher Glenn has excelled as a producer, writer, anchor,
and field reporter in his 35 years with CBS Radio. In early 2006,
Glenn retired as anchor of CBS World News Roundup after serving
in a similar capacity for The World Tonight for 11 years.
Glenn began broadcasting in 1960 on Armed Forces Radio and joined
CBS News as a correspondent in 1971. In 1999, he began hosting CBS
World News Roundup, the longest running radio news program in broadcasting.
What's In The News, the daily broadcast that began in 1995, was
produced, written, and narrated by Glenn.
Among the many major news stories he covered were numerous political
conventions and space shuttle missions, including the Challenger
tragedy in 1986. In 2005, he was awarded a Radio Television News
Directors Association award for best newscast.
Christopher Glenn died October 17, 2006.
Christopher Glenn was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame in 2006.