Jeanine Ibrahim is an investigative producer for CNBC, producing videos and writing articles to supplement primetime programming. Previously, she was a television producer for CBS News at The Early Show; prior to that, a documentary producer for series such as CNBC's "American Greed" and A&E's "Cold Case Files. Her early roots included stops as a reporter at a Chicago-area newspaper and at The Associated Press as a writer and broadcast editor.
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