Made with Podpage
Bridge to the Burgh

Bridge to the Burgh

Presented by CFA Society Pittsburgh, this is a show about Pittsburgh and finance. Each episode, we meet an accomplished Pittsburgher living and working in the Burgh. Whether born here or transplanted here, each guest will share stories about their connection to Pittsburgh. You’ll hear their successes and failures to get where they are today and where they’re going tomorrow. Hosted by Bradley Jones, CFA charterholder, board member of CFA Society Pittsburgh, and Pittsburgh resident. You won’t want to miss this unique chance to get to know the locals. A CFA charter not required!

Recent Episodes

Susan Middleton talks collegiate financial plan competition and more!

Sept. 28, 2021

Our guest this month is Susan Middleton, Chief Investment Officer at Counsel Fiduciary. CFA Pittsburgh has been lucky enough to have Susan’s expertise for our annual collegiate financial plan competition. She’s been a plan g…

Greg Filbeck, CFA, talks servant leadership, mentorship, and Olivia Newton John

Aug. 30, 2021

This month’s guest is Greg Filbeck, CFA, director for the black school of business and professor for finance and risk management at Penn State University, the Behrend college. Greg is a self proclaimed servant leader, perpet…

Jonathan Dane talks 4th quarter markets, Pitt sports, and NYC life

July 26, 2021

Our guest this month is Jonathan Dane, CFA, Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Defiant Capital. Jonathan tells us all about where he came up with the name Defiant, how his boxing career was successful but short-lived, a…

Nicholas Findley and the beginners guide to the CFA charter

June 28, 2021

In this episode of Bridge to the Burgh we talk to Nick Findley, a very recently awarded CFA charterholder. Only 3 years out of undergrad, Nick talks about his short yet eventful career path so far – more specifically why he …

Jody Madala, CFA, talks Corporate Culture, living in New York during 9/11, and Black Holes

May 24, 2021

This episode's guest is Jody Madala, current co-president of CFA Society Pittsburgh and founder of Culturely. Jody created a startup during the pandemic and because of the pandemic. She recalls the details of her day on  and…

Dan Rossi talks Animals, Oakland, and Non-Profit Work

April 12, 2021

This month’s episode is a little different, featuring an esteemed Pittsburgher from the non-profit world. Our guest is Dan Rossi, Chief Executive Officer of the Humane Animal Rescue League of Pittsburgh. We hear about the ma…