Jamie Corsi

Jamie Corsi
Coordinating Producer for CNBC


  • As "Harry Potter" fans await the final installment of the popular series, CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo sat down with George Jones, chief executive of Borders Group, on “Closing Bell.” “'Harry Potter' is an important part of our business. It’s not that we make a whole lot of money on each of the books we sell, but it draws a lot of people into the stores and gives us a chance to sell other things and maybe in some cases, reintroduce them to Borders,” said Jones.

  • This week, CNBC is counting down America’s Top States for Business. On Monday, CNBC’s Scott Cohn reported from No. 5: North Carolina, a right-to-work state. On “Power Lunch,” Mark Mix, president of the National Right to Work Committee, and Marybeth Maxwell, director of American Rights at Work, joined Cohn and CNBC’s Bill Griffeth to debate whether non-union states are better for business.

  • Blackstone Shares Praised as 'Best of Breed' Wednesday, 27 Jun 2007 | 2:28 PM ET

    Blackstone Group shares slid Wednesday, for the third straight day since its debut. Analysts are debating whether it's still worth owning -- and what it might mean for the success of future IPOs. On “Morning Call,” Peter Cohan, president of Peter S. Cohan & Associates, and David Menlow, president of IPOfinancial.com, gave their opposing viewpoints to CNBC’s Carl Quintanilla.