Jeff Daniels is a coordinating producer for CNBC, based at the network's Los Angeles Bureau. He joined the network in 1999.
Prior to joining CNBC, Daniels was entertainment editor of financial wire service Bridge News and business editor of The Hollywood Reporter. He was a news writer for Financial Network Network, a predecessor to CNBC. Earlier in his career, he was a reporter and market columnist for Investor's Daily (since renamed Investor's Business Daily).
Daniels holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from California State University-Northridge. He graduated from the University of La Verne in La Verne, California, with an MBA in finance.
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To avoid power lines sparking wildfires, some Southern California utilities are shutting off electricity during strong winds.
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The Pentagon on Monday expressed skepticism about Russia's announcement to withdraw a "significant" number of troops from Syria.
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