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: Twitter earnings exceed expectations

    It seems that the questions about Twitter have been answered, at least for this quarter. The social media site posted its second straight quarter of profit. Inc had the details in this story by...

  • Coverage: Dollar Tree makes a bid for Family Dollar

    The battle for the dollar is heating up. Dollar Tree is planning to buy Family Dollar in an effort to increase the discount retailer’s reach. Bloomberg Businessweek reported in a story by Selina Wang,...

  • Coverage: Wal-Mart U.S. chief out

    Wal-Mart’s head of its U.S. division is leaving, and the company has tapped the head of Asian operations to run the business. The retailer is looking to put some life back into its business...

  • Coverage: Amazon earnings miss the mark

    Amazon Inc. is a tough company to figure out sometimes. They report incredible revenue numbers, but profit can be tough to come by. Here’s the media coverage of what can be a confusing quarterly...

  • Coverage: SEC approves money fund rules

    Six years after the financial crisis, the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted new rules for money funds. While some were happy with the balance, others found that the compromise still didn’t hit the mark....