Author Joe Nocera, and Rhonda Shasteen from The Mary Kay Way
August 7, 2008
Hosted by Jordan Kimmel
Joe Nocera became a business columnist for The New York Times in April 2005. In addition he serves as a regular business commentator for NPR’s Weekend Edition with Scott Simon. On our show this week he will be discussing his book, “Good Guys and Bad Guys: Behind the Scenes with the Saints and Scoundrels of American Business and Everything In Between)”. Joe earned his B.S. in journalism from Boston University, and was a Pulitzer finalist this year. Rhonda Shasteen will be on our show to speak about the book, “The Mary Kay Way”. This book talks about the business leader and entrepreneur, Mary Kay Ash, and the business model Mary Kay built for her company, Mary Kay, Inc.
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Hosted by Jordan Kimmel, Chief Investment Officer for Investview, Inc and Managing Member and Portfolio Manager for The Magnet AE Fund, “Magnet Investing” simplifies the economy and demystifies the stock market. Jordan is often sought out on the major financial networks as a market analysis guru and is the developer of The Magnet® Stock Selection Process. He is currently a contributor to CNBC, FOX, and Bloomberg TV. Each week Jordan interviews movers and shakers in the industry, the people investors trust for opportune, trustworthy advice. Clear, reliable, and timely communication is why “Magnet Investing” is the source for investing information – from blue chips to micro caps. Jordan’s website is www.magnetinvesting.com.
Jordan is best known for developing The MAGNET® Stock Selection Process, a proprietary stock selection model that was one of the first to blend elements of value, growth and momentum. He has published two books on the subject, most recently The Magnet Method of Investing (Wiley, 2009). His first book, Magnet® Investing, introduced the Magnet model that was licensed and used by prominent institutions.
Mr. Kimmel was formally the President of The Magnet Investment Group, LLC. The firm operated independently for over twelve years, managing proprietary funds and serving as a sub-advisor to other prominent investment firms. During that time, the MAGNET® Stock Selection Process was licensed to John Nuveen and Company who issued Unit Investment Trusts, branded “GEMS”, applying the Magnet process to several different indices. Mr. Kimmel has recently helped develop a second proprietary strategy called FACTS™ that analyzes companies, both quantitatively and qualitatively, in five key areas of trustworthy behavior.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Kimmel was a First Vice President at Dean Witter and an account executive at Paine Webber and A.G. Edwards. A graduate of the State University of New York at Stony Brook, Mr. Kimmel holds a BA in Economics and an MS in Urban Policy Sciences. He is also a graduate of The Bronx High School of Science.
Mr. Kimmel appeared regularly on CNBC and Fox Business News, and now hosts his own weekly radio show, “Magnet Investing with Jordan Kimmel,” on the VoiceAmerica Business Network. Mr. Kimmel is quoted frequently in national newspapers including The Wall Street Journal and USA Today, and has been featured in Forbes Magazine. He is a widely sought after speaker at financial and investment conferences.