WJCT Business Analyst John Burr is a veteran journalist who has been been directing news coverage and reporting in Jacksonville since 1983. He is currently also a news analyst for WJCT, where he can be heard regularly on the "First Coast Connect" media roundtable.
John is also the principal at Nighthawk Creatives, a media services company. Burr was editor-in-chief for the Jacksonville Business Journal, a post he held for seven years. He came to the Business Journal after reporting and editing for The Florida Times-Union, where he left as an assistant managing editor in 2008.
He is the winner of numerous journalism awards as a reporter, columnist and editor.