Gavin Smith

Gavin Smith


Gavin is a recent graduate with Distinction and Beta Gamma Sigma from Thunderbird School of Global Management (Master in Global Management) and from The College of William & Mary Mason School of Business (MBA).

Recent articles

The Beat Goes On For BlackBerry

Prior to the market opening, BlackBerry announced that it has officially abandoned its sale efforts and raised $1 billion to stay alive. It also booted CEO Heins and other board leadership. Is this a sign of a death spiral or the beginnings of a turnaround move?

Big Week for First Solar

This week is a big week for renewable and tech stocks. Earnings reports released this week will determine whether or not First Solar (NASDAQ: FSLR) is on track with its current shift in market strategies.

So What Is Really Happening With BlackBerry?

Despite shopping for a buyer, BlackBerry continues to hold on to anything it can for dear life. It has slashed its workforce, continues to make new product and service releases, and still has its patents and reputation for secure OS systems in the corporate landscape. Can they hold out long enough to avoid the circling Chinese and Silicon Valley vultures?