Business Diary from Bill Brodsky


Chicago-based L3 member Bill Brodsky was featured over the weekend by the Financial Times. He speaks about the week in which his company had its first shareholder annual meeting.

“I wake at 6am and check e-mails on my BlackBerry in my home office – I don’t sleep with the BlackBerry in the bedroom because it would buzz all night. Then I watch CNBC to update myself on the markets while working out.

May 16 starts with the shock news that Nasdaq, one of our main rivals, and IntercontinentalExchange had pulled out of their bid for NYSE Euronext, another competitor. E-mail my staff to make sure we change my comments at tomorrow’s annual meeting to reflect the news……”

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