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Jordyn Alyse Holman

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Jordyn Alyse Holman

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Bloomberg News | USC Alum

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NFL TV, ESPN Suspend Five Ex-Players Over Harassment Claims

Sexual harassment allegations at NFL Network is most sweeping indictment in sports media.
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Black Americans Cross Jobs Milestone, Though Victory Is Tenuous

Black workers are gaining ground in the labor market narrowing the gap to a historic low. Yet progress is tenuous.
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American Airlines Leads U.S. Carriers in Passenger Complaints of Racism

After NAACP issued travel advisory, we found American Airlines to have most racial bias complaints of any US carrier.
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Puerto Ricans Hack Through a Maze of Debris to Move Relief Aid

Federal personnel cut new paths to reach stricken communities. A sedan is buried in congealed mud on an impassible road where the Rio Caguitas overflowed in the mountainous community of Bairoa. A guard rail is missing, exposing a perilous drop to the riverbank. On highways near San Juan, bowed street lights dip low enough to take roofs off trucks, and rain pools formed Thursday where debris blocked drains.
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Irma Leaves Virgin Islanders Torn Between Fight and Flight

Reported from the Virgin Islands about the economic and emotional impact Hurricane Irma had on residents.
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Black Executives Are Losing Ground at Some Big Banks

The number of black people at some U.S. banks is going in reverse, according to workforce data.
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A Female CEO of a Big Bank? The Odds Are Now Greater Than Zero

Study says more than one woman necessary to break status quo. When JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Operating Officer Matt Zames, long considered a CEO-in-waiting, announced his decision to leave the bank last week, attention turned to other executives on the bench -- and for the first time, there’s a non-zero chance the bank’s next leader will be a woman.
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A Kentucky County Is an Economic Prisoner of Its Own Jail

A rural Kentucky county is on the hook for paying for a jail many residents don't even want.
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Kevin Durant Seen as Nike’s Golden Ticket in Bay Area Market

Kevin Durant's move to Golden State means big things for Nike's competition with Under Armour.
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The Sounds of Penn Station

Produced a mobile video about Penn Station's attempt to soothe harried travelers by playing classical music.
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Inspired by Prince, Harlem Studio He Once Helped Looks to Save Itself

Space is so tight at Harlem’s Uptown Dance Academy that some ballet dancers need to make sure they do not hit their heads on the ceiling when they are lifted. Others, arms outstretched, must look before they leap – so that they do not fly out the door. A dozen dancers can overwhelm a rehearsal room.
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The Adventures of Mark Twain’s debt

There's a reason Mark Twain is remembered for his writing, and not his money smarts.
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About

Jordyn Alyse Holman

JORDYN HOLMAN is a business reporter at Bloomberg News in New York City. She covers the intersection of diversity and management in the workplace. She's broken stories on sexual harassment allegations at the NFL Network, racial bias complaints at American Airlines and a gender pay suit at the company that commissioned the Fearless Girl statue. She writes for the Bloomberg Terminal, Businessweek and online.

She previously covered the hurricane relief in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, the U.S. insurance industry, $3.5 trillion muni-bond market and Washington politics during the Trump Administration at Bloomberg. She makes frequent appearances on Bloomberg TV. She's appeared on MSNBC's AM Joy, Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell, PBS Newshour and the Charlie Rose Show.

Jordyn's an alum of the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Journalism where she studied print and digital journalism. She was named the Outstanding Print and Digital Journalism Student Award for the Class of 2016. At USC, she was a news reporter and columnist for the Daily Trojan.

Her work has also appeared in The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Sun-Times, on Marketplace radio show and Variety Magazine.

Jordyn participated in The New York Times Student Journalism Institute in June 2016 where she reported on small businesses and gentrification in Harlem. She also completed NPR's Next Generation Radio, reporting out a story on money literacy in black churches within South Los Angeles.

She studied abroad in London at City University in 2015, and helped Variety launch its cultural correspondent department and produced videos.

Jordyn has won several industry awards, including ones from the National Association of Black Journalists, the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of Society of Professional Journalists and the California College Media Association.

While at USC, she was president of NABJ USC. The chapter received NABJ Student Chapter of the Year under her leadership.

You can find her talking on Twitter @JordynJournals.

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Skills

  • Broadcast
  • Data Mining
  • Web Analytics
  • Networking
  • Editing Video
  • HTML
  • Deadline Reporting
  • Fluent in Chinese
  • Social Media
  • Shooting Video
  • Editing
  • Writing