Henry Blodget is co-Founder, CEO, and editor in chief of Silicon Alley Insider, a blog about Internet business trends and technology research. Blodget is also president of Cherry Hill Research, an industry analysis and consulting firm. Henry has recently contributed to The Atlantic, Slate, Newsweek International, The New York Times, Fortune, Forbes Online, Business 2.0, Euromoney, New York, Financial Times, and other publications. He is the author of The Wall Street Self-Defense Manual: A Consumer's Guide to Investing. He has been a frequent guest on CNBC, CNN, MSNBC, and NPR.
From 1994-2001, Henry worked in corporate finance and equity research at Prudential Securities, Oppenheimer & Co., and Merrill Lynch. He ran Merrill's global Internet research practice and was ranked the No. 1 Internet and eCommerce analyst on Wall Street by Institutional Investor and Greenwich Associates. He was later keelhauled by then-Attorney General Eliot Spitzer.
Henry went to Yale. He was born and raised in New York.