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Anchors and Reporter

Phone: (212) ***-****  HQ Phone
Local Address:  New York , New York , United States
Fox Business
1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, 12TH FLOOR
NEW YORK , New York 10036
United States

Company Description: The FOX Business Network is the only business network in true high definition. Headquartered in News Corporation's studios in midtown Manhattan, FBN also has...   more
Background

Employment History

  • Correspondent
    Fox Business
  • Business Reporter
    Fox Business
  • Founding Chair
    Annual International Women's Day Benefit
  • Contributor
    CNN
  • Associate Producer
    CNN
  • Journalist
    CNN
  • Embedded Reporter
    NBC
  • Investigative and General Assignment Reporter
    NBC
  • On-Air Reporter
    NBC
  • FBN
  • Business Analyst
    BBC
  • Presenter and Reporter
    BBC
  • Programme Management ACP
    BBC
  • Web Reporter
    ABC News
  • Journalist
    ABC News
  • Young China Watchers

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Founder
    Annual International Women's Day Benefit

Education

  • master's degrees , international affairs
    Peking University
  • master's degrees , international affairs
    London School of Economics
  • B.A. , history , policy studies and Asian studies
    Rice University
128 Total References
Web References
Jo Ling Kent - Personality Bio - Fox Business
www.foxbusiness.com, 10 Jan 2016 [cached]
Jo Ling Kent
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Jo Ling Kent
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Jo Ling Kent
Jo Ling Kent joined Fox Business Network (FBN) as a reporter in May 2013 and covers the global technology sector. Since joining the network, she has led reporting on the Alibaba IPO and interviewed technology heavyweights including Alibaba co-founder and executive chairman Jack Ma, Box CEO Aaron Levie and T-Mobile CEO John Legere.
Prior to joining FBN, Kent served as an on-air reporter for NBC's owned-and-operated station WVIT-TV in Hartford, CT. In this role she covered local businesses as a general assignment and investigative reporter. She was a member of the reporting team awarded a Peabody Award for coverage of the Newtown school shooting. Kent also covered the 2012 presidential campaign as an embedded reporter with NBC News. Before joining NBC, she covered the Chinese economy, human rights, Taiwan trade and environmental issues as an associate producer in CNN's Beijing bureau. Kent also covered the Beijing Olympics, 2008 Taiwan elections, unrest in Tibet and the 2008 Sichuan earthquake as a web reporter for ABC News in China.
A graduate of the London School of Economics and Peking University, Kent holds two Master's degrees in international affairs, in addition to a Bachelor's of Arts degree from Rice University. She was a U.S. Fulbright Fellow to China, specializing in the effects of legal aid for underprivileged women in the criminal justice system under China's preeminent activist lawyers. She originally hails from Minnesota and is fluent in Mandarin. She sits on the board of Minnesota YMCA Youth in Government.
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FBN's Jo Ling Kent on top Obama officials meeting with tech CEOs to discuss how to curb terror groups' online recruitment efforts.
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FBN's Jo Ling Kent on some of the stocks hardest hit by today's market sell-off.
Anthony Scaramucci - Personality Bio - Fox Business
www.foxbusiness.com, 10 Jan 2016 [cached]
Jo Ling Kent
FOX Business Network (FBN) has ...
press.foxbusiness.com, 26 Nov 2013 [cached]
FOX Business Network (FBN) has hired Jo Ling Kent from NBC's owned and operated station WVIT (Hartford), announced Kevin Magee, head of the network.
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Starting May 1st, Kent will serve as a business reporter for FBN covering breaking financial news and international market moves. She will be based out of FBN's headquarters in New York.
In making the announcement Magee said, "Jo is an extremely accomplished reporter. Her experience overseas will help our audience understand international markets and economies."
While at WVIT, Kent covered local businesses as a general assignment and investigative reporter. Prior to that, she was a campaign embed reporter for NBC News, covering the 2012 presidential race. Before joining NBC, she covered the Chinese economy, human rights, Taiwan trade and environmental issues as an associate producer in CNN's Beijing bureau. She got her start in television working as a web reporter for ABC News where she covered the Beijing Olympics, 2008 Taiwan elections, unrest in Tibet and the 2008 Sichuan earthquake.
In 2006, Kent founded the Annual International Women's Day Benefit, an organization dedicated to creating mentoring and education programs for girls in the United States and China. To date, the organization has raised tens of thousands of dollars through fundraising events across the country.
Kent holds two masters degrees in international affairs from both the London School of Economics and Peking University, in addition to a BA from Rice University. She is a U.S. Fulbright Fellow to China, specializing in the effects of legal aid for underprivileged women in the criminal justice system under China's preeminent women's activist lawyers. She originally helms from Minnesota and is fluent in Mandarin.
Our Team | YCW
www.youngchinawatchers.com, 10 Feb 2016 [cached]
Jo Ling Kent is Co-Head of YCW New York. She is a correspondent covering the global technology sector, financial news and China for Fox Business Network. She spent 5 years in China as a journalist for CNN and ABC News, along with a Fulbright Fellowship.
By Jo Ling Kent, ...
edition.cnn.com, 17 May 2011 [cached]
By Jo Ling Kent, CNN
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CNN's Jo Ling Kent caught up with the 26-year-old documentarian as she worked to adapt Weiwei's arrest into her film, and she offered rare insight into the man Beijing seemingly fears.
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