Uptin Saiidi is a Segment Producer on CNBC's "Power Lunch" and reports for CNBC.com covering topics related to social media, startups, wearable tech and the Millennial generation.
Prior to joining CNBC, Uptin worked at MTV News where he digitally produced, wrote, shot and edited.
Uptin is a graduate of The George Washington University where he studied Finance, International Business and Communications. He's currently pursuing a Journalism certificate at NYU's School of Continuing and Professional Studies.
You can follow him on Twitter @Uptin.
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