Bruce Taub is Founder, CEO and Managing Editor of The Principal Post.
Bruce is a private investor, an entrepreneur, a former financial services executive and a former academic. His corporate experience includes senior management and marketing positions at two Fortune 50 investment firms. At Merrill Lynch, where he worked for over twenty years, he held positions as Senior Director of the International Sales and Products Group and as National Sales Manager for the U. S. Private Client Group. He later served as Senior Vice President at Prudential Financial, responsible for the securities and financial planning businesses in the northeastern United States and a member of the securities company Operating Committee. Upon leaving the corporate world, Bruce advised a number of start-up and early stage ventures in business management, marketing, strategy and capital structuring.
In addition to his earned degrees, Bruce is a graduate of the Securities Industry Institute management program at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and studied ancient Greek at the University of Chicago. He was later appointed to the adjunct faculties at Boston College, Suffolk University and Northeastern University where he taught leadership, business ethics, ancient and modern philosophy, social and political theory and logic.
Over the years, Bruce has served on eleven for-profit or non-profit boards. Notably, he was recognized by the Rochester Area Foundation with its annual Philanthropy Award for his creative work on behalf of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra.
Bruce resides in Miami Beach, Florida with his wife, Ellie.
I’m passionate about helping people to find their voice with the benefit of the authority we lend to personal stories that deserve to be told. We’re committed to the ideas of dignity and individuality inherent in first-person accounts told fairly, truthfully and well.