Leon Lazaroff

Leon Lazaroff has been with TheStreet since March 2013 as an editor, media industry reporter and political writer. Prior to joining TheStreet, Leon was a reporter at Bloomberg News on its media and emerging markets teams, a national correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and through much of the 1990s a foreign correspondent reporting from Mexico and Spain with the Associated Press and other outlets. Leon completed the Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism at Columbia University in 2002, earning a masters degree in journalism, and a bachelor of arts in history from the University of Wisconsin long before its basketball team was any good.

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Recent Articles By The Author

Pandora Shares Bounce Post-Sirius as Negative Sentiment Cools

Pandora Shares Bounce Post-Sirius as Negative Sentiment Cools

Pandora may be a takeover target after all -- just further down the road.

YouTube TV Just Needs a Fraction of Overall YouTube Viewers to Crush Cable

YouTube TV Just Needs a Fraction of Overall YouTube Viewers to Crush Cable

YouTube wants to make live-streaming more popular, and help it attract subscribers for its live TV service.

This Is Why Apple Wants to Hit the Reset Button on Music

This Is Why Apple Wants to Hit the Reset Button on Music

Even Apple doesn't like to overpay.

A Wall Street Journal Reporter Was Just Fired for Something Straight Out of a Le Carre Novel

A Wall Street Journal Reporter Was Just Fired for Something Straight Out of a Le Carre Novel

The newspaper fired Jay Solomon for his alleged participation in a deal involving arms sales to foreign governments.

Derek Jeter's Players' Tribune Scores Former Spotify Executive as First CEO

Derek Jeter's Players' Tribune Scores Former Spotify Executive as First CEO

The website featuring writing from athletes has hired Jeff Levick to be its new chief executive.