Liz Hester

Liz Hester

Liz Hester is a former vice president of internal communications at JP Morgan Chase. Before that, Hester was a reporter on the finance team at Bloomberg News, where she covered Wall Street banks and initial public offerings, among other beats. She has a bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest University and a master’s degree from Northwestern University. Hester will be the primary writer for Talking Biz 2.

Latest Stories by Liz Hester

  • Coverage: CVS buys Omnicare for $12 Billion

    CVS is shelling out major cash to get into the long-term care business. It’s a bold move in an industry that’s already fairly consolidated. Chitra Somayaii had these details about the deal in story...

  • Coverage: June rate hike looks unlikely

    Minutes from the last Federal Reserve Board meeting indicate that a rate hike is unlikely to come in June, something that some had predicted earlier in the year. It looks like officials are pushing...

  • Coverage: Takata recall largest in history

    Months after coverage began on faulty airbags, Takata is recalling nearly 34 million vehicles, the largest recall of a consumer product. The company is finally admitting its parts are faulty, something that many have...

  • Coverage: Lane Bryant parent to buy Ann Taylor

    These brands might not be on the cutting edge of fashion or in areas of growth, but the combination could be one that helps both companies. Lane Bryant is paying $2 billion for Ann...

  • Coverage: Apple boosts maps capabilities

    Most iPhone users aren’t fans of the Apple map function. Now, Apple is trying to fix that. On Sunday it purchased Coherent Navigation to boost its offering. TechCrunch had these details in a story...