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.


  • Are You Saving Too Much For Retirement? Maybe....
    By: Mark Koba
    Tuesday, 30 Jan 2007 | 2:17 PM ET

    Are Americans saving too mcuh for retierment? It seems some people think so. Which is interesting considering the national savings rate is actually negative. Are we doing this all wrong? Laurence Kotlikoff is a professor of ecnomics at Boston University. He's among a group of economists and academics that believe people should be saving less and spending more....

  • Bush On Global Warming: Truth or Consequences?
    By: Mark Koba
    Tuesday, 30 Jan 2007 | 12:23 PM ET

    The House Committee on Oversight and Government reform is looking into allegations the White House tried to suppress information on global warming and climate change. This comes as President Bush just signed a directive that gives the White House much greater control...

  • CNBC's Faber: What's Behind Icahn And Motorola...
    By: Mark Koba
    Tuesday, 30 Jan 2007 | 11:33 AM ET

    Carl Icahn wants to be on the board of Motorola. But why? Well, CNBC's David Faber gave his take on the situation during "Morning Call." Whatever the reason, Motorola's stock is going through the roof today on the news (might this be the reason?), up more that 6% at one point.