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TOM HELMER TO JOIN CBS4 AS SPORTS ANCHOR
Denver – (July 10, 2013) CBS4–KCNC-TV –Denver announced today that Tom Helmer will join CBS4 as a sports anchor, beginning July 22, 2013.
“We are really excited to have Tom join the CBS4 team,” News Director Tim Wieland said. “He makes fan involvement key in sharing sports with viewers and his experience is a great fit for our station.”
Helmer comes to CBS4 from Root Sports where he co-hosted television broadcasts of Colorado Rockies games and covered the University of Denver, University of Colorado and Colorado High School Activities Association. He is recognized as one of the best local sports anchors with an Associated Press award and two regional Emmys for host of the Rockies Postgame Report and host of a franchise segment called “Tom on the Town.”
“I’m excited to join CBS4 and thrilled that there is an opportunity here in Denver,” Helmer said. “Colorado is our home now and I couldn’t be happier to continue to broadcast in such a great state.”
Prior to Root Sports, Helmer served as sports anchor for KXTV in Sacramento, FOX 6 in San Diego, and as sports director at WZZM in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He got his start at KCAL-TV in Los Angeles in the early 1990s.
For more information, call 303-861-4444 or visit www.cbsdenver.com
CBS4, KCNC-TV—Denver, is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corporation.