Posts tagged "wall street"

The Soapbox: On Sex Addiction, Sex Work & The Wall Street Intern Who Quit Her Job To Pursue Porn

Last week, a Wall Street intern quit her job to pursue porn. Paige Jennings, who goes by Veronica Vain, was working at an Lazard's alternative-investments marketing group in New York when she “quit [Wall Street] before it fired me” (according to her Twitter page) after it was discovered she was tweeting…
By: Melissa Petro / January 21, 2015

Sexy Shoe Shines: Because Everything Has To Be Sexy Now

Men! Why get a shoe shine when you can get a seXXXy shoe shine? That seems to be the theory behind Star Shine NYC, a new New York City shoe shine shop in the Financial District. At the "Hooters" of shoe shines, as some have called it, for $7, a buxom woma…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 16, 2013

Wall Street Power Woman Irene Dorner On “Sticky Feet” And Glass Ceilings

I am a single, 25-year-old woman who is still in graduate school. I can hardly see down the road to my next assignment deadline, or even what I'll make for dinner.  Yet the ongoing discourse about women in the workforce has me thinking (and generally pretty terrified) about the future. In a New York Time…
By: Sarah Gray / April 3, 2013

From Wall Street To Waffles: Trading In The Life You Have For The Life You Want

New Yorker Garrett Hoelscher spent three years in investment banking before he decided he really couldn't take it anymore. That's when he traded in his business suits for a waffle iron and hatched a plan to sell waffles on the tops of ski mountains. His business, Waffle Shrine, has yet to sell a single waffle,…
By: Julie Gerstein / October 28, 2010

Five Women Who Paved The Way On Wall Street

Wall Street is mostly a man's world. Even as our economy has fallen apart, most of the people making headlines are male (and some go as far as to believe the collapse of the financial markets might not have happened if there had been more women involved). But Wall Street's minority is being…
By: Catherine Strawn / August 24, 2009

The 15 Most Shocking Moments Of 2008

2008 is almost history, and it definitely made some. We saw plenty of highs -- the election of the first African-American President -- and lows -- the stock market dip -- but as we look back at a year of extremes, our jaw still drops at these unbelievably shocking moments...
By: Simcha / November 25, 2008

Playboy Hits Wall Street Harder Than The Recession

Playboy is looking for the lovely ladies of Wall Street! The mag has already hit up the hotties at the Olive Garden and Home Depot, but now they want women who aren’t even making minimum wage thanks to the economic crisis. While the market is down, Playboy thinks they can get financial analysts to take…
By: Simcha / October 2, 2008

The Frisky’s Five Sexy Freebies

Sure, you may be broke as a joke since Wall Street has gone AWOL, but don’t worry, the best things in life are free! Just look at those Lehman Brothers posting on Craigslist for free love -- they’re not even paying for online dating. So while your taste may be caviar and champagne,…
By: Simcha / September 30, 2008

As The Stock Market Tumbles, Call Girls Reap The Rewards

Six months after a sex scandal ousted Eliot Spitzer from office, the New York governor turned "lov gov" is working in real estate, still with his wife Silda, and wondering how it all went so wrong. Meanwhile, call girls are back in the spotlight -- and working harder than ever as Wall Street…
By: Susannah Breslin / September 29, 2008

Top Ten Reasons You Should Date Wall Street Guys Now

The other day, we mentioned guys who work on Wall Street are having a hard time -- on the job and on the dating scene. If you’re the kind of woman would have blown off the financial type in the past, we've got ten good reasons why you should consider giving them…
By: Wendy Atterberry / September 19, 2008