Web Site is Cornerstone of Kedrosky’s Cross-Media Contributions
-- Paul Kedrosky
, the technology and finance analyst
venture capitalist and author of the blog Infectious Greed
officially launched a new blog on Bloomberg.com
(http://bloomberg.com/kedrosky). Additionally, Kedrosky will be
across Bloomberg’s media properties.
on finance, business, current affairs and
science will appear on the “Paul Kedrosky” blog, as well as on
the Bloomberg Professional® service, where he’ll be joining
Bloomberg News’ existing team of columnists including Michael
Lewis, Al Hunt, Margaret Carlson, Caroline Baum and Jonathan
Weil. In addition, Kedrosky will make appearances on Bloomberg
and Bloomberg Radio
and write for Bloomberg
“Paul has a strong voice in the business blogosphere, and his
deep knowledge of finance and technology will complement our
current roster,” said Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Josh
Tyrangiel, who’s also responsible for editorial direction of
Businessweek.com and Bloomberg.com
“This type of model, pairing high
quality advertising with a
must-read contributor across our unique and broad range of media
, is a key strategy for us,” said Kevin Krim, global head
of Bloomberg Web Properties.
“I’m teaming with Bloomberg because it’s the preeminent provider
of global financial and economic news, data
said Kedrosky. “We see things in similar ways: we love data,
visuals, and synthesizing across economics, markets
science, technology and current affairs.”
Bloomberg will also exclusively sell
advertising on Infectious
Greed, which will continue to operate as a separate site.
With a Ph.D. in the economics of technology and a master’s
degree in finance, Kedrosky has a variety of roles in business.
He is a senior fellow with the $2 billion Kauffman Foundation
where he is focused on entrepreneurship, innovation and the
of risk capital, as well as advising the Foundation on
issues. In addition, Kedrosky is an active investor
both private and public companies, having sold businesses to
Cisco and Twitter, among many others.
Kedrosky has also been a successful entrepreneur and was one of
the first analysts
to cover Internet
companies. In 1999 he
financed and launched one of the first hosted blog services,
GrokSoup and founded the technology equity research
HSBC James Capel. Kedrosky was previously an analyst for CNBC
and contributor for TheStreet.com.
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