Master of Ceremonies

Bruce Beck
Lead Sports Anchor,
NBC 4 New York

Bruce Beck is in his 22nd year with NBC 4 New York. He is the station's Lead Sports Anchor and the host of NBC 4’s popular Sunday night sports show "Sports Final." Bruce is the host and sideline reporter for New York Giants pre-season football.

Bruce received a 2011 New York Sports Emmy for his interview with former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand. He also received the 2006 New York Emmy for Outstanding Sports Anchor and was the recipient of a 1999 New York Emmy Award for outstanding On-Camera Achievement in Sports Reporting. Overall, he has received eight New York Sports Emmys, one Mid-Atlantic Sports Emmy, and three national Cable Ace Awards. Bruce has been named New York State Sportscaster of the Year nine times.  

The versatile sportscaster has covered a multitude of events for NBC 4 including five Super Bowls, the World Series, the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Finals, the U.S. Open Tennis Championship, the U.S. Open Golf Championship, the NCAA Final Four, the Kentucky Derby and the 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008 2012, 2014 and 2016 Olympic Games.

Each Thanksgiving for the past 20 years, Bruce and his family serve those in need at the St. John's Bread and Life Program, the largest soup kitchen in Brooklyn. Among his other charitable endeavors are the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation, Derek Jeter's Turn 2 Foundation, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, the Alan T. Brown Foundation to Cure Paralysis, the March of Dimes, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Special Olympics New York, Children’s Aid Society, Westchester SPCA and the Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Hudson Valley.

A graduate of Ithaca College, Bruce received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1978. He resides in Westchester County with his wife, Janet. He has two sons, two daughters-in-law, and two granddaughters.