Full Name
Shelly Banjo
Job Title
New York Bureau Chief
Company
Bloomberg
Speaker Bio
Shelly Banjo is Bloomberg's New York Bureau Chief, overseeing more than 1,200 journalists at the company’s world headquarters and Bloomberg News coverage of New York and the tri-state area.

She's also a member of Bloomberg’s equality task force and the host of "Foundering: The TikTok Story," a Bloomberg Technology podcast that documents the rise of popular video-sharing app, TikTok.

Previously, she was a Senior Writer on Bloomberg’s Tech team in Hong Kong where she wrote about the US-China tech war, Hong Kong anti-government protests, and TikTok. She joined Bloomberg in 2015 as a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion.

Before joining Bloomberg, she wrote about the future of finance at Quartz and spent eight years at The Wall Street Journal writing about retail, e-commerce, and finance.

A native Texan, she lives with her husband and son in Brooklyn. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and has an MBA from NYU’s Stern School of Business.
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Shelly Banjo