Jamaal Glenn

I'm an entrepreneur, investor, university professor, writer, speaker, and consultant.


My name is Jamaal Glenn. I'm an entrepreneur, investor, university professor, writer, speaker, and consultant.I am the Founder & CEO of JG Holdings, an investment and advisory firm. I am also an adjunct professor at New York University and the City University of New York, where I teach undergraduate, graduate, and executive education courses on finance, marketing, and entrepreneurship. I am the Founder of Glenn Media Group, a boutique consulting firm with clients that have included Google, Harvard University, and the City of New York.I am chair of the board of directors of The Pivot Fund, a venture philanthropy organization that invests in community-led news organizations. I'm a board director and treasurer at LION Publishers, the United States' largest membership organization for independent news publishers.I am also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, a Marshall Memorial Fellow with the German Marshall Fund of the United States, and a New Urban Progress Fellow with Das Progressive Zentrum, Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft, and Progressive Policy Institute.I received an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and degrees in finance and journalism from the University of Missouri.

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