Sara Haines Upped at 'Today'

Sara Haines, host of's video blog, Backstage Pass, has been named a contributing correspondent for mother ship, Today.

Haines began as an online reporter in August 2008 but has been with Today since 2002, joining as a production coordinator after going through NBC's page program.

Haines has been seen on the fourth hour of Today connecting to viewers via Twitter and Facebook.

John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.