Joanna Makr

Joanna Makris serves as a Principal in Adams Harkness’ Equity Research
department. She joined the firm in 2000 to focus on wireline and
wireless companies in the Communications Technology franchise. Prior to
joining Adams Harkness, Ms. Makris was program manager at the Yankee
Group, a telecommunications research and consulting firm. There she
managed Yankee’s research and consulting efforts in the areas of
emerging carriers and Internet provider services. She began her career
in communications technology as a journalist covering wide area network
technologies, carrier Internet and data services, and communications
policy for Data Communications magazine. She earned two journalism
awards for her pieces on the DSL market and the CLEC competition. She
holds a Bachelor’s degree from Bucknell University and studied at Boston
University’s School of Medicine. She also earned an MA in English
Literature from Columbia University.