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: JPMorgan and other banks hacked

    After news broke that JPMorgan Chase and several other banks were hit in a cyber attack, many were left wondering what that meant for data security. Here’s a look at the coverage. Bloomberg reported...

  • Coverage: Alternative lending on the rise

    It looks like banks have more competition than just each other these days. The Internet is changing the way people loan money and now those with ideas can directly connect to those with money....

  • Coverage: Yet another tech darling?

    Whatever you might think of Snapchat, it’s apparently worth $10 billion to technology investors. The company isn’t going public, but it is getting an influx of cash, making it one of the new tech...

  • Coverage: Amazon makes another acquisition

    Amazon is moving into the video gaming world. And it’s a move that’s going to cost them nearly $1 billion to capture the attention of gamers. But Amazon is good at sacrificing short-term profits...

  • Coverage: Back to dealing

    This weekend brought the announcement of a couple of big deals in the works. One that is surely going to get some press is the announcement that Burger King is looking to buy Canada’s...