Press Profiles

Press Profiles

These are the top journalists that drive the news cycle, but what drives them? Industry veteran Russell Sherman sits down with some of the most influential journalists in business news to hear their backstories, memorable moments, and latest perspective on the news today. They are used to asking the questions, now we’ll “turn the tables” and get a behind-the-scenes look on how the news gets made.

Recent Episodes

Jason Kelly: Private Equity, the art of the M&A deal leak, and his evolving 20-year Bloomberg career

Jan. 12, 2022

Jason Kelly has had at least a half a dozen careers all with the same company. A 20-year veteran of Bloomberg News he has served as a reporter, producer, editor, radio host and TV host. From a defining book on the Private Eq…

Guest: Jason Kelly

Christine Williamson: Ice Hockey, Bird Watching & Hedge Funds

Dec. 29, 2021

On this episode of Press Profiles, we speak with Christine Williamson from Pensions & Investments Magazine. A 34-year veteran of P&I, Christine has built a career on documenting the good, the bad and the ugly in the hedge fu…

The Wall Street Journal’s Greg Zuckerman: Home Runs, Strike Outs and  The myth of executives retiring to “spend more time with family”

Dec. 15, 2021

On this episode of Press Profiles, we sit down with Greg Zuckerman, Special Writer and 25-year veteran at The Wall Street Journal. One of the premier Journalists in financial news, Greg has authored cutting edge stories acro…

Gary Silverman: Mafia Turncoats, Scotch and Milk, and his fascinating career at the Financial Times

Nov. 30, 2021

In our very first episode of Press Profiles, we sit down with Gary Silverman, a 20-year veteran of the Financial Times. The son of a crime reporter in Manhattan, Gary’s passion for journalism began at an early age when quest…

Welcome to the Press Profiles Podcast

Oct. 19, 2021

These are the top journalists that drive the news cycle, but what drives them? Industry veteran Russell Sherman sits down with some of the most influential journalists in business news to hear their back stories, memorable m…