Ep. 105: Pioneering, with FOX’s Maria Bartiromo


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Ep. 105: Pioneering, with FOX’s Maria Bartiromo

Michael Milken
Michael Milken
Chairman, Milken Institute

Episode 105 : Pioneering, with FOX’s Maria Bartiromo

Maria Bartiromo

Anchor and Global Markets Editor, FOX Business Network and FOX News Channel

“It goes back to opportunity and jobs....Government can only do so much. The private sector needs to step up and ensure that they are creating opportunities for a broad swath of the population who don't have those opportunities.”

When Maria Bartiromo became the first journalist to report live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in 1995, she was well on her way to another honor: the first female journalist to be inducted into the Cable Hall of Fame. Throughout her career, the two-time Emmy Award winner has interviewed presidents, policymakers, and CEOs, but always with an ear for what her audience needs to know.

“I want to make sure to get from that person, the one thing that will resonate for broad, big groups of people,” she tells Mike. “Their words will impact people and they will perhaps move the needle on something like income inequality, or...giving that person the courage to stick their neck out and try something new.”

Published November 2, 2020