Episodes

May 18, 2022

Miriam Gottfried: The Wall Street Journal reporter's front row seat t…

Private Equity is everywhere and Miriam Gottfried, Senior Private Equity Reporter at the Wall Street Journal, has her finger on t…

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May 4, 2022

Nathan Vardi: The Undefeated Champion of Forbes Cover Stories

During his 22-year career at Forbes, Nathan Vardi authored a record number of cover stories. On this edition of Press Profiles, w…

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April 20, 2022

Alan Murray: From a 9-year-old neighborhood reporter to the CEO of Fo…

When Alan Murray was a little kid he walked up and down his neighborhood in Pittsburgh asking for news updates from all the neigh…

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April 6, 2022

Brooke Masters: Gatekeeping the Financial Times opinion page, yacht-h…

Brooke Masters broke her first corporate scandal as a college student writing for the Harvard Crimson. She has continued to hold …

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March 23, 2022

David Westin: From the corner office at ABC News to the anchor chair …

David Westin began as a talented lawyer clerking for the Supreme Court. He would go on to serve as the president of ABC News for …

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March 8, 2022

Andy Serwer: The Journey from Fortune's "Mr. StreetLife" to Editor in…

In 1997, Andy Serwer launched an online column called StreetLife and it quickly became a Wall Street phenomenon. It was a mix of …

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Feb. 11, 2022

Dan Roth: LinkedIn's Editor in Chief on the transformation of LinkedI…

Dan Roth had a fascinating career as a journalist with stops at Forbes, Fortune, Wired and other outlets before taking on what wo…

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Jan. 26, 2022

CNBC’s Leslie Picker – From Studying Theater to Covering The Theatric…

Growing up in Kansas, Leslie Picker thought she would be pursuing a career in theater. Instead, she opted out of her scholarship,…

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Jan. 12, 2022

Jason Kelly: Private Equity, the art of the M&A deal leak, and his ev…

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 …

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Dec. 29, 2021

Christine Williamson: Ice Hockey, Bird Watching & Hedge Funds

On this episode of Press Profiles, we speak with Christine Williamson from Pensions & Investments Magazine. A 34-year veteran of …

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Dec. 15, 2021

The Wall Street Journal’s Greg Zuckerman: Home Runs, Strike Outs and …

On this episode of Press Profiles, we sit down with Greg Zuckerman, Special Writer and 25-year veteran at The Wall Street Journal…

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Nov. 30, 2021

Gary Silverman: Mafia Turncoats, Scotch and Milk, and his fascinating…

In our very first episode of Press Profiles, we sit down with Gary Silverman, a 20-year veteran of the Financial Times. The son o…

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Oct. 19, 2021

Welcome to the Press Profiles Podcast

These are the top journalists that drive the news cycle, but what drives them? Industry veteran Russell Sherman sits down with so…

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