CNN Mourns the Loss of Former Executive David Bohrman

David Bohrman, a former CNN executive and election coverage pioneer, passed away at 69.

He played a significant role in shaping television news and mentored many in the industry.

David's contributions at CNN include anchoring election coverage and the introduction of the iconic magic wall.

He produced several presidential debates and led CNN's live coverage during the 2001 attacks

Colleagues remember David as an innovative producer and risk-taker

His use of touch-screen technology and mobile studios transformed election coverage.

David's impact on CNN's programming and commitment to news will be remembered.

He is survived by his wife, children, and cherished granddaughters.

CNN expressed condolences