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

  • Storyhunter is hunting the globe for stories

    Alexander Ragir is a co-founder and chief operating officer of Storyhunter. A former foreign correspondent for Bloomberg News in Rio de Janeiro, he frequently contributed to Bloomberg Markets and Businessweek. He won the Overseas PressClub’s award in 2010...

  • Coverage: Fed sets stage to hike rates

    Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen may have added some confusion into the debate over when the Federal Reserve will raise rates during her testimony to the Senate Banking Committee. She’s certainly making sure...

  • Coverage: Honda CEO steps down

    After several years of recalls and other issues, Honda’s chief executive officer is being replaced with what some are calling a low-level engineer. He’s certainly an unknown to run one of the world’s largest...

  • The art of covering cyber security as a business story

    Jordan Robertson joined Bloomberg three years ago and is one of a team of reporters at Bloomberg News dedicated to covering the cyber security beat. Based in Washington, Robertson spent 10 years on the...

  • Finding and cultivating a niche in business journalism

    Andrew Westney’s journalism career has grown more focused through the years. After attending graduate school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for journalism, Westney took a job at the Arkansas Democrat...