Lori Ann LaRocco is a Senior Talent Producer for CNBC, coordinating high profile interviews and special multi-million dollar on-location shows for all shows on the network. LaRocco is also the author of "Opportunity Knocking" (Agate Publishing 2014), "Dynasties of the Sea: The Ships and Entrepreneurs Who Ushered in the Era of Free Trade" (Marine Money 2012) and "Thriving in the New Economy: Lessons from Today's Top Business Minds" (Wiley 2010).
LaRocco has been working at the network since 2000. Her track record has garnered the trust and respect from Wall Street rainmakers to Washington. Establishing relationships with some of the best in business, LaRocco's contacts have told her first of business deals in the billions of dollars, enabling CNBC to break the news first.
Prior to joining CNBC, LaRocco was an anchor, reporter and assignment editor in various local news markets around the country.
Early voters will soon make their picks for two of the most disliked presidential candidates in recent history. Here's what that could mean.
The Clinton campaign is promising to pay for Hillary Clinton's flight aboard Air Force One with President Obama for a campaign appearance last month.
Donald Trump's donors are increasingly concerned about a return of investment as they weigh giving more to his campaign.
Fear of violence at the RNC has some delegates turning to an app that would record and livestream video in case of emergency.
Saira Malik, whose stock picks for CNBC PRO's "Platinum Portfolio" competition are up more than 20 percent this year, shares her investment strategy.
Former U.S. Senator and current delegate Gordon Humphrey, previously a John Kasich supporter, says Donald Trump is not fit for the presidency.
With less than a week to go before the GOP convention in Cleveland, opponents of Donald Trump are still actively raising money.
A series of filing anomalies points to a Trump camp that is either unaware of the law, or is actively funneling cash, according to experts.
The Federal Election Commission explains who pays when President Obama hits the campaign trail.
The incredible surge in bitcoin shows the market is trying to fairly value this new asset, a Coinbase executive tells CNBC.
"I think OPEC is actually back in business as a swing producer," says the leading oil analyst.
Social platforms haven't figured out a revenue stream that is as good for digital media as TV provides for traditional media, Lerer says.
New boat sales are at a post-recession high, reports CNBC's Landon Dowdy.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the prospects for a 400,000 square foot mall built on the U.S.-Mexican border by two builders in Laredo, Texas.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports two publicly-traded developers are counting on the free flow of Mexican shoppers after building a 400,000 square foot outlet mall in Laredo, Texas.
Paul Raines, GameStop CEO, talks about the company's growth outlook and what they are doing to increase sales. There is a lot of profitability that we are bringing into the business, says Raines.
David Levin, McGraw-Hill Education CEO, discusses results from a new "Future Workforce" survey that reveals how recent graduates feel about entering the job market as the struggle under the weight of student loans.
Nathaniel Fick, Endgame CEO talks about providing the tools to protect corporations and people from security breaches.
Joe Kernen is co-anchor of "Squawk Box," CNBC's signature morning program.
Becky Quick is co-anchor of "Squawk Box" and also anchor of the nationally syndicated "On the Money."
Andrew Ross Sorkin is a co-anchor of "Squawk Box," a financial columnist for "The New York Times" and the editor-at-large of NYT's DealBook.