Bloomberg’s Barinka moving to tech M&A beat
Bloomberg News reporter Alex Barinka is moving to San Francisco early next year to take on the technology mergers and acquisitions beat.
Barinka has been covering initial public offerings for the past two years. She also appears frequently on Bloomberg Television.
— Alex Barinka (@alexbarinka) November 22, 2017
Barinka has previously been a tech reporter, primarily covering IBM. Before that, she worked on the stocks team. She has also worked on the mergers and acquisitions team and spent time covering U.S. industrial and aerospace companies.
Barinka is a UNC-Chapel Hill graduate in business journalism. At UNC, she received the O. J. “Skipper” Coffin Award to the Outstanding Graduating Senior in News-Editorial Journalism. She worked at the Reese Felts Digital News Project and at The Daily Tar Heel while in college.