12/18/2007 AT 04:40 PM EST
CNN anchor Campbell Brown and her husband Dan Senor welcomed their first child, a
boy, on Tuesday.
Eli James Senor was born at exactly 10 a.m. and weighed 8 lbs. He is named in the memory of his grandfather, James Senor.
"Eli and his mom are doing great," Dan Senor tells PEOPLE. "We are thrilled."
Brown, 39, and Senor, 36, a partner in Rosemont Capital, a private equity firm, were married in April 2006.
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