All American Entertainment Named to Inc. Best Workplaces in 2022. Read more
AAE Named to Inc. Best Workplaces in 2022. Read more
Click to Open Search Bar

John Dorfman

Financial Journalist

  Categories:
REQUEST BOOKING INFORMATION

John Dorfman Biography

John Dorfman founded Thunderstorm Capital in 1999, The Lobster Fund in 2000, and Dorfman Value Fund in 2008. Thunderstorm Capital is a money management firm in Boston which serves more than 100 high net worth investors through a private partnership, a mutual fund, and individually managed accounts.

Before founding Thunderstorm, Dorfman worked for Dreman Value Management in 1997 through March 2002. He was a Senior Vice President from September 1997 through 2000, and a Managing Director in 2001-2002.

Dorfman has also been a financial journalist since 1970. His stock-market column can be seen on Bloomberg news terminals and at Bloomberg.com. It has also appeared in newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, International Herald Tribune, Dallas Morning News, Pittsburgh Tribune Review, Rocky Mountain News and Palm Beach Post.

In his eleven years at The Wall Street Journal, Dorfman wrote articles for the "Money and Investing" section, including "Heard on the Street" columns. He introduced features that systematically analyzed Wall Street research. Among these were the annual All-Star Analysts Survey, and quarterly rankings of the performance of brokerage-house recommended lists and asset-allocation blends. Dorfman was also the writer who launched the Investment Dartboard contest, and the insider-trading feature called "Inside Track."

Dorfman was a writer for Forbes in 1982-1984 and Executive Editor of Consumer Reports in 1984-1986. He has written nine books, including Family Investment Guide and The Stock Market Directory. He appears frequently on radio and television, including Nightly Business Report, CNBC and Bloomberg television.

Speaking Topics
  • Do Obama, Geithner, & Bernanke Know What They are Doing?

  • Why Do We Have a Stock Market?

  • Ten Things You Can Do to Make Your Personal Finances Sound

  • How Customer Confidence Drives the Economy: The Psychology of the Markets

  • Fear & Greed: The Powerful Drivers of Our Financial System

FAQs
  • HOW TO BOOK John Dorfman?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like John Dorfman for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for John Dorfman, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for John Dorfman or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BOOK John Dorfman?

    Booking fees for John Dorfman, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire John Dorfman, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • WHO IS THE AGENT FOR John Dorfman?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like John Dorfman for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book John Dorfman for your next private or corporate function.
  • WHAT IS A FULL-SERVICE TALENT BOOKING AGENCY?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent John Dorfman or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for John Dorfman or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.
Check Availability

Tell us about your event!

During normal business hours, we respond to most inquiries within 4 hours.

Users also viewed these speakers:

This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent, and wish to request removal from this catalog or report an issue with your profile, please click here.

Financial Journalist

Travels From:
Boston, MA, USA
Speaking Fee:

John Dorfman Biography

John Dorfman founded Thunderstorm Capital in 1999, The Lobster Fund in 2000, and Dorfman Value Fund in 2008. Thunderstorm Capital is a money management firm in Boston which serves more than 100 high net worth investors through a private partnership, a mutual fund, and individually managed accounts.

Before founding Thunderstorm, Dorfman worked for Dreman Value Management in 1997 through March 2002. He was a Senior Vice President from September 1997 through 2000, and a Managing Director in 2001-2002.

Dorfman has also been a financial journalist since 1970. His stock-market column can be seen on Bloomberg news terminals and at Bloomberg.com. It has also appeared in newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, International Herald Tribune, Dallas Morning News, Pittsburgh Tribune Review, Rocky Mountain News and Palm Beach Post.

In his eleven years at The Wall Street Journal, Dorfman wrote articles for the "Money and Investing" section, including "Heard on the Street" columns. He introduced features that systematically analyzed Wall Street research. Among these were the annual All-Star Analysts Survey, and quarterly rankings of the performance of brokerage-house recommended lists and asset-allocation blends. Dorfman was also the writer who launched the Investment Dartboard contest, and the insider-trading feature called "Inside Track."

Dorfman was a writer for Forbes in 1982-1984 and Executive Editor of Consumer Reports in 1984-1986. He has written nine books, including Family Investment Guide and The Stock Market Directory. He appears frequently on radio and television, including Nightly Business Report, CNBC and Bloomberg television.

John Dorfman Speaking Topics

  • Do Obama, Geithner, & Bernanke Know What They are Doing?

  • Why Do We Have a Stock Market?

  • Ten Things You Can Do to Make Your Personal Finances Sound

  • How Customer Confidence Drives the Economy: The Psychology of the Markets

  • Fear & Greed: The Powerful Drivers of Our Financial System

FAQs on booking John Dorfman

  • How to book John Dorfman?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like John Dorfman for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for John Dorfman, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for John Dorfman or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book John Dorfman?

    Booking fees for John Dorfman, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire John Dorfman, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for John Dorfman?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like John Dorfman for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book John Dorfman for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent John Dorfman or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for John Dorfman or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

John Dorfman is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as Do Obama, Geithner, & Bernanke Know What They are Doing?, Why Do We Have a Stock Market?, Ten Things You Can Do to Make Your Personal Finances Sound, How Customer Confidence Drives the Economy: The Psychology of the Markets and Fear & Greed: The Powerful Drivers of Our Financial System. The estimated speaking fee range to book John Dorfman for your event is available upon request. John Dorfman generally travels from Boston, MA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Dean Karlan, John Zogby, Joseph Stiglitz, Neil Howe and Richard Florida. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling John Dorfman for an upcoming live or virtual event.

John Dorfman Speaking Topics

  • Do Obama, Geithner, & Bernanke Know What They are Doing?

  • Why Do We Have a Stock Market?

  • Ten Things You Can Do to Make Your Personal Finances Sound

  • How Customer Confidence Drives the Economy: The Psychology of the Markets

  • Fear & Greed: The Powerful Drivers of Our Financial System

Tell us about your event!

During normal business hours, we respond to most inquiries within 4 hours.

  • Customized Service

    Our agents find the right fit for your event

  • Unparalleled Database

    Full access to all speakers & celebrities

  • One Stop Shopping

    A reliable and unbiased point of contact

  • Logistics Management

    Your personal Logistics Manager who takes care of all event details

Speakers Similar to John Dorfman

This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent, and wish to request removal from this catalog or report an issue with your profile, please click here.

TOP

The 2022 Speaking Industry Benchmark Report