The Feds virtually forced Ken Lewis to agree to buy Merrill Lynch, not letting him out of the deal when he found out just how bad of shape Merrill was in.
Senior Contributor at Caffeinated Thoughts, Brian owns and operates a manufacturers’ representative firm, Myers & Associates, LLC, and has been involved in sales and business management for over thirty years. He is a former member of the Board of Directors at the Des Moines Christian School. He is also a charter member of Trinity Presbyterian Reformed Church in Johnston, IA, and has been an ordained elder there since 1988.
He and his wife Debbie have been married thirty-six years and have four children and ten grandchildren. His passions are politics, history, theology, economics, business, and basketball!