December 21, 2018
Kevin O’Neill joins us for hour one to discuss Facebook, subscription services and the NFL playoff picture. Josh Nelson of Sox Machine covers everything hot stove before wondering if the Cubs’ new cable channel will be a success. John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location closes the show talking markets, the Federal Reserve and much more.
Guests & Co-Hosts
Kevin O’Neill is our Wednesday 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.
Josh Nelson is a writer and host of the weekly Sox Machine Podcast. The podcast, dedicated to the Chicago White Sox, has 10,000+ listens per month and is heard in more than 50 countries. Josh is also a member of the Internet Baseball Writers Association of America.
John Neal directs PTI Securities’ Glendale, Arizona office serving the firm’s clients in the Phoenix metro area and across the Western U.S. He oversees day-to-day operations, including client services, investor education, staff management and marketing. John has more than 12 years of management experience in the securities and financial services industry. He joined PTI Securities in 2003 in this role. Prior to that time, he was a branch manager with Phoenix area firms, Granite Capital Management and, most recently, Independent Financial Management. A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, John earned a bachelor’s degree in international management from Arizona State University in Tempe. Away from work, John enjoys reading, live music and outdoor activities. He also volunteers with the St. Vincent De Paul Society and the Lupus Foundation of America. Married with two children, John and his family live in Peoria, Arizona.
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