WBRZ's Sylvia Weatherspoon receives 2016 Influential Women in Business award
BATON ROUGE - WBRZ anchor Sylvia Weatherspoon was recognized Tuesday as an influential woman in Baton Rouge business.
The 2016 Influential Women in Business awards were given out by Baton Rouge Business Report. The full interview the publication conducted with Sylvia can be read here.
In the interview, Sylvia talks about her innate love of journalism and the drive that allowed her to break into broadcast news. Currently, she anchors News 2’s 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. broadcasts.
Last year’s nominees included LSU Gymnastics Head Coach D-D Breaux, Executive Director of Manship Theatre Renee Chatelain and Senior Vice President of Regions Bank Missy Epperson.