It Ain’t Easy Being Green
May 26, 2017
The Chief and Kevin O’Neill kick off the show to talk markets and the treatment of Donald Trump by the rpess. They touch on NHL and NBA playoffs before Kevin teaches us about student athletes and college transfers – specifically 5th year students.
Kathy Dervin returns to Stocks and Jocks with a special guest.
Jim Long of Green Tech Capital makes his Stocks and Jocks debut to teach us some stuff about renewable energy and ‘the grid.’ What a fascinating segment.
Guests & Co-Hosts
Kevin O’Neill is our Wednesday and Friday morning sports guy. His segment emphasizes what happens off the field as much as what happens on the field. All businesses have their intrigue, but the inner workings of sports organizations find their way into the public domain frequently. Unless a rant from the Chief spills into Kevin’s segment (not an unusual occurrence), he will highlight some of those sports related business issues; but be advised that those highlights usually come with an opinion. Read more.
Kathy Dervin has been with Stocks & Jocks since 2011 as our Friday morning contributor, producer and banking guru. She has worked in the financial markets industry since 1993, including PC Quote/HyperFeed 1993 to 2003 and Thomson Reuters 2003 to 2013. She is currently Vice President at an investment bank. Read more.
Jim is the European-based partner at Greentech Capital Advisors (known as GCA) which is a specialist advisory and investment firm focused on sustainable infrastructure. aJim is personally active in clean-tech and clean energy advisory and investment – particularly solar, energy efficiency, and technology. His work ranges from advising large corporations and utilities to working with venture capitalists to nurture growth companies. Jim has worked in private equity and infrastructure investment. He spent 12 years at Citi, based in London where he was Chairman of Global Energy and Power Investment Banking, as well as the Point Person on Climate Finance.
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