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."

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  • Today on cnbc.com
    By: Mark Koba
    Friday, 15 Dec 2006 | 7:54 AM ET

    Our quote of the day comes from shipping magnate Aristotle Onasis: "The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows."  We're letting you know what's going on in China--with the American and Chinese economic talks. CNBC's Carl Quintanilla is on the scene with the latest today.....

  • Anchors Away: Exotic Trips For Sea Goers
    By: Mark Koba
    Thursday, 14 Dec 2006 | 1:06 PM ET

    Cruising is the fastest growing sector of travel--with more than 11 million people boarding vessels each year. The ships have become more luxurious--and getting there is now half the fun for many. Mark Orwoll is Senior Consulting Editor at Travel and Leisure Magazine. He was on "Power Lunch" to talk about the best in special interest cruising.

  • CNBC's Liesman: Goldman Sachs Bonus Not Enough?
    By: Mark Koba
    Thursday, 14 Dec 2006 | 11:24 AM ET

    Wall Street continues to buzz about the massive $16 billion in bonuses paid to Goldman Sachs executives. But amazingly--there is a line of thinking that maybe Goldman execs might not have been paid "enough." That's right--not enough. CNBC's Senior Economics reporter Steve Liesman was on "Morning Call" to discuss this way out contrarian argument.