Jamaal’s Letter is a blog and newsletter by Jamaal Glenn, an entrepreneur, investor, university professor, writer, and speaker.

Jamaal is the Founder & CEO of JG Holdings, an investment and advisory firm.

He is also an adjunct professor at New York University and the City University of New York, where he teaches undergraduate, graduate, and executive education courses on finance, marketing, and entrepreneurship. Jamaal is also the founder of Glenn Media Group, a boutique consulting firm with clients that include Google, Harvard University, and the City of New York.

Jamaal is chair of the board of directors of The Pivot Fund, a venture philanthropy organization that invests in community-led news organizations. He is a board director and treasurer at LION Publishers, the nation’s largest membership organization for independent news organizations.

He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, a Marshall Memorial Fellow with the German Marshall Fund of the United States, and a New Urban Progress Fellow with Das Progressive Zentrum, Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft, and Progressive Policy Institute.

Jamaal received an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and bachelor’s degrees in finance and journalism from the University of Missouri.

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Jamaal Glenn

I'm an entrepreneur, investor, university professor, writer, speaker, and consultant.