Debra Borchardt

CEO, Co-Founder & Editor-In-Chief, GMR (Market Trends)

Debra Borchardt is the CEO and Editor-in-Chief of the cannabis financial news website Green Market Report. She began her career in the securities industry where she held several securities licenses. Debra left her last position as a Vice President at Bear Stearns to earn her Masters Degree in Business and Economic Reporting from New York University.

At that point she embarked on a career as a financial journalist and spent eight years at TheStreet.com working daily with Jim Cramer. As a senior producer and reporter at TheStreet.com, Debra honed her skills as a journalist earning an award from ASPBE.org (American Society of Business Publication Editors) in 2014 for Best Video - News, “Guess Where People Want To Buy Pot.” Debra has covered the cannabis industry since its earliest stages when she recognized that the legalization story was the biggest news story of the decade. This early coverage has given Debra the credibility and respect of her peers. She has appeared on The Today Show, CNBC, CNN and numerous radio shows and podcasts.