• UBS Analyst, David Lefkowitz and USD Economist, Alan Gin on the Impact of Brexit

    June 29, 2016

    David_LefkowitzThis week Richard and Joe address and discuss the tumultuous financial times with the exit of Britain from the European Union (Brexit). Their guests will be David Lefkowitz, Senior Equity Strategist in CIO Wealth Management Research at USB Financial Services and Alan Gin, Associate Professor of Economics at the University of San Diego. They will be discussing Brexit and how it will impact US markets and strategies for investors going forward.

    David has over 20 years of experience as an equity analyst and strategist. David’s functional responsibilities include authoring equity strategy research reports; determining the firm’s US equity sector, size, and style preferences; contributing to the firm’s tactical asset allocation, and managing several strategy-driven equity recommendation lists of stocks.

    Prior to joining UBS in 2006 David held analyst and portfolio management positions in the asset management divisions of Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs. David is a Chartered Financial Analyst®.

    A recognized financial expert, David has made appearances on CNBC, Bloomberg Television, and BNN and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, The New York Times, The Financial Times, Reuters and other financial publications.

    David holds a B.A. in History from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Economics from Penn’s Wharton School of Business.

    alanginDr. Alan Gin is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of San Diego. Professor Gin is one of the affiliated faculty members of the University of San Diego’s Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate. His other research interests include local public finance, urban transportation, and the economy of San Diego. He is best known for developing and publishing the University of San Diego’s Index of Leading Economic Indicators for San Diego Count, a monthly report on the outlook for the local economy.

    Professor Gin’s insights on the local economy have made him a popular source for interviews, and he has given over 1,000 interviews to local and national media sources. He has been quoted in the San Diego Union-Tribune, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, the San Diego Daily Transcript, the San Diego Business Journal, Newsweek, and other publications. He has also been interviewed on KPBS, KFMB, KOGO, KSDO, and KCEO radio, and has made appearances on KFMB, KGTV, KNSD, KUSI, KSWB, and XETV television.

    Professor Gin received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, and his Master’s of Arts and Ph.D. degrees, both in Economics, from the University of California at Santa Barbara. Professor Gin came to the University of San Diego in 1988, after having previously taught at Loyola Marymount University and the University of California at Santa Barbara.

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  • Laurie Black, Former Port Commissioner, Civic and Political Activist

    June 24, 2016
    This week, Richard and Joe welcomed Laurie Black, president and CEO of LJ Black Consulting and president of RS Lawrence Development. She is a past president of the Downtown San Diego Partnership and former San Diego Port Commissioner and is well known as a keen, prolific producer of innovative ideas. Ms. Black has been a part ... Read more
  • Doreen Mattingly and her tribute to Midge Costanza, “A Feminist In The White House”

    June 17, 2016
    This week Richard and Joe welcomed Professor and author, Dr. Doreen Mattingly. Dr. Mattingly is an Associate Professor of Women’s Studies at San Diego State University (SDSU). In her 21 years at SDSU she has taught a total of sixteen different courses, including her popular classes on women and politics, women’s movements and activism, and ... Read more
  • Dick Van Dyke at the San Diego Aging Summit

    June 16, 2016
    Joe had the pleasure of visiting Dick Van Dyke at the 2016 San Diego Aging summit held at the Town and Country Convention Center on June 15th. Dick was the keynote speaker and was also signing copies of his book “Keep Moving: And Other Tips and Truths About Aging.” In “Keep Moving,” Dick Van Dyke ... Read more
  • 7th Annual Berry Good Night

    June 10, 2016
    “Its Your Money and Your Life” broadcasted live from the 7th annual Berry Good Night event in La Jolla, hosted by Bill & Michelle Lerach and sponsored by The Berry Good Food Foundation and Specialty Produce. Berry Good Night celebrates local growers, ranchers, and producers, along with championing the ideology of sustainable food. It unites kindred ... Read more
  • Prostate Cancer awareness with Lyle LaRosh and Ron Blair

    June 3, 2016
    This week Richard and Joe welcomed Lyle La Rosh and Ronald Blair to discuss the Informed Prostate Cancer Support Group (IPCSG). IPCSG was started by 12 cancer survivors with no connection to doctors, hospitals, or clinics. It was their belief that they needed a forum where all ideas of prevention and treatment could be shared and ... Read more
  • San Diego City Office Candidates Gil Cabrera and Barbara Bry

    May 27, 2016
    This week Richard and Joe welcomed two candidates running for San Diego City offices in the June 7th primary, Gil Cabrera and Barbara Bry. Gil Cabrera is running for San Diego City Attorney and Barbara Bry is running for a City Council seat in the highly contested District 1 Gil Cabrera Gil Cabrera has been an ... Read more
  • Meaty Issues Panelists Sponsored by the Berry Good Foundation

    May 20, 2016
    The panelists from Meaty Issues, sponsored by The Berry Good Foundation, joined Joe and guest host, Michelle Lerach, for a passionate dialogue with diverse perspectives examining the environmental, human health and animal welfare issues related to America’s meat-eating habit. Dr. Richard A. Oppenlander, Founder/President, Inspire Awareness Now, Author, Food Choice and Sustainability & Comfortably Unaware, Featured ... Read more
  • Best Selling Author Caitlin Rother

    May 13, 2016
    This week Richard and Joe welcomed New York Times bestselling non-fiction, true crime author and journalist, Caitlin Rother. She has written or co-authored ten books. She was also a Pulitzer-nominated investigative journalist and worked nearly 20 years for daily newspapers. She now writes books full-time and appears regularly on TV and radio as a crime ... Read more
  • KFMB Talk Show Host Mike Slater

    May 6, 2016
    Richard and Joe welcomed Mike Slater, host of The Mike Slater Show which airs Monday thru Friday on 760 AM-KFMB-San Diego from 10am to 2pm. The focus of Mike’s show is best described by the 3-Ds; DEMONSTRATING personal responsibility in our lives; Being DEDICATED to making San Diego and California a better place to ... Read more
  • Spa and Fitness Legend Deborah Szekely

    April 29, 2016
    Richard and Joe welcomed the founding “godmother” of the modern-day spa and fitness resort movement: Deborah Szekely, now in her 90s and always on the go. Despite being a nonagenarian, she happily proclaims that she feels like she’s “still in her 60s.” Born Deborah Shainman on May 3, 1922, in Brooklyn, New York, Deborah had a ... Read more