WEST COAST EDITOR, BUSINESS INSIDER
Paul Szoldra is a Marine Corps veteran and the West Coast editor of Business Insider, the maverick website that tracks Wall Street gossip and all things business. He covers general news, tech, politics and national security and also oversees social media strategy. He joined Business Insider in January of last year, after serving eight years as an infantry squad leader and instructor for the U.S. Marine Corps in Afghanistan, Korea and Japan. A 2012 graduate of the University of Tampa, he also is the founder of Duffel Media, which publishes the popular Duffel Blog, a satirical blog for veterans and members of the military.