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.


  • Sarbanes-Oxley: Hurting Or Helping U.S. IPOs?
    By: Mark Koba
    Tuesday, 16 Jan 2007 | 11:17 AM ET

    Many in the U.S. business community are concerned over regulations that they think are hurting them in key areas--like IPOs. According to the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation--the U.S. raised only 5% of the value of global IPOs last year. That's compared to 50% in 2000.

  • Viewers Respond--Your Emails on Pay Rage
    By: Mark Koba
    Friday, 12 Jan 2007 | 2:15 PM ET

    We wanted to hear from you--and we did--as it was your turn on sound off on the pay rage issue that exploded this week after the resignation of Home Depot CEO Robert Nardelli. Our question focused on what the new CEO Of Home Depot--Frank Blake--should make. Nardelli resigned last Tuesday, January 3rd--and left with a $210 million severance package...

  • Just In: The Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders
    By: Mark Koba
    Friday, 12 Jan 2007 | 10:14 AM ET

    Okay--now that we have your attention, we can report that the three of the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders appeared on "Power Lunch" today. You want to know more? All right--the reason why they were here was to promote their deal with a company called Fathead.com --that makes wall posters of the girls.