Mark Koba

Mark Koba
Senior Editor, CNBC

Mark Koba is a senior editor at CNBC.com. Topics for his feature story writing include the business of politics, health care, employment and the economy.

Before working at CNBC.com, he spent 11 years at Bloomberg LP, where among various duties, he was program producer for the award-winning "Bloomberg Small Business" television show.

Koba's background includes a decade of news writing and show producing at CNN, E! Entertainment Television, ABC's "World News Now," "Good Morning America" and CBS' "This Morning."

Follow Mark Koba on Twitter @MarkKobaCNBC.


  • Moneymaker All In On For Trading With The Stars
    By: Mark Koba
    Monday, 12 Mar 2007 | 3:07 PM ET

    Chris Moneymaker is the 2003 World Series of Poker Champion--and with a last name like he has, you have to believe he's a natural for our Trading With The Stars portion of the CNBC Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge.

  • Lesson Learned From A Former And Current Contestant
    By: Mark Koba
    Monday, 12 Mar 2007 | 3:06 PM ET

    Friday Night's OTM had an interesting conversation with a former and current contestant: Chris Thomson. Chris is a buy-side analyst with a money management firm. He was in the top five from last year's Squawk Box Portfolio Challenge--so he knows where of he speaks.

  • Johnny Bench Joins Trading With The Stars
    By: Mark Koba
    Monday, 12 Mar 2007 | 3:04 PM ET

    Hall of Famer Johnny Bench joined the line-up of celebrities taking part in the "Trading With the Stars" portion of the Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Bench appeared today on "Squawk Box"--the show he's trading for.