CNBC senior analyst and commentator Ron Insana will address Mercer University’s Executive Forum on March 23. Insana will give a lunch presentation at the Capital City Club, 7 Harris St., Atlanta, at noon and a dinner presentation at 6:30 p.m. in Macon at the University Center.
Insana offers clear insights on the economy based on his experiences working for and running his own hedge fund and as a financial journalist for more than two decades. Currently senior analyst for CNBC, Insana has access to all of the top financial players in Washington and on Wall Street and translates the market signals and political maneuvers into information everyone understands. Previously, Insana was a managing director at SAC Capital Advisers, an $11 billion hedge fund, run by Steven A. Cohen. Prior to joining SAC, Insana was the president and CEO of Insana Capital Partners, where he managed the $120 million Insana Capital Partners Legends Fund.
Insana joined CNBC in 1991 as a regular contributor to various television and radio programs produced by CNBC and its affiliates and left CNBC in 2008. Before moving to CNBC, Insana worked as managing editor and senior anchor for the Financial News Network, where he began his career in 1984 as a production assistant.
Insana was named one of the top 100 business journalists of the 20th Century by the TJFR Group and has written for USA Today and Money magazine. Insana is the author of Traders’ Tales, The Message of the Markets, Trend Watching and How to Make a Fortune from the Biggest Bailout in U.S. History: A Guide to the 7 Greatest Bargains from Main Street to Wall Street. He is also host of the radio show, Market Score Board Report.
The Executive Forum presented by BB&T is a business outreach program of Mercer University’s Eugene W. Stetson School of Business and Economics, and the Office of University Advancement. For more information, call Mercer’s Office of University Advancement at
(800) 837-2911 or (478) 301-2724.