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.
Mon Aug 03, 2015
Jones Trading Managing Director Mike O’Rourke and FBN’s Jo Ling Kent and Deirdre Bolton on Uber’s speedy growth.
Tue Jul 28, 2015
Google retires social media network Google Plus
Android users at risk for virus?
FBN’s Jo Ling Kent on what to expect from Twitter’s second-quarter earnings and the social media company’s CEO search.
Mon Jul 27, 2015
Societe Generale Director of Market Strategy Robbert van Batenburg, FNC contributor Julie Roginsky and FBN’s Jo Ling Kent on the six stocks that account for a majority of the Nasdaq gains this ...
Societe Generale Director of Market Strategy Robbert van Batenburg, FNC contributor Julie Roginsky and FBN’s Jo Ling Kent on Donald Trump’s presidential bid.
Societe Generale Director of Market Strategy Robbert van Batenburg, FNC contributor Julie Roginsky and FBN’s Jo Ling Kent on government efforts to get tech companies such as Facebook and Google to ...
Fri Jul 24, 2015
Jet.com CEO Marc Lore on the new online retailer’s business model and the state of the U.S. consumer.
Beaconcrest Capital Founder Kevin Divney, Capitalist Pig Founder Jonathan Hoenig and FBN’s Jo Ling Kent and Blake Burman on Hillary Clinton’s economic policy plan.
Beaconcrest Capital Founder Kevin Divney, Capitalist Pig Founder Jonathan Hoenig and FBN’s Jo Ling Kent on the theater shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana.
Beaconcrest Capital Founder Kevin Divney, Capitalist Pig Founder Jonathan Hoenig and FBN’s Jo Ling Kent on Amazon’s second-quarter earnings and consolidation in the health-care sector.
Tue Jul 21, 2015
Joyable Co-Founder and CEO Pete Shalek on the company and its online program to help users overcome social anxiety.
Confide Co-Founder and President Jon Brod and Keep.com CEO Scott Kurnit discuss studies about the safety of surgical robots and human travel to the Moon.
VentureBeat Executive Editor Harrison Weber and TechCrunch Senior Writer Jordan Crook break down Apple’s fiscal third-quarter earnings report, iPad and Apple Watch sales.
Mon Jul 20, 2015
The Airhook Inventor and Founder Craig Rabin on the gadget and how it can replace the need for using an airplane tray table.
Realty Mogul Founder and CEO Jilliene Helman on the company and how it helps investors crowdfund for real estate projects.
‘The Death of Money’ author Jim Rickards discusses the falling prices of gold.
FBN’s Jo Ling Kent, Liz Claman and Trend Micro Chief Cybersecurity Officer Tom Kellerman discuss the Ashley Madison hack.
Fri Jul 17, 2015
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