Dr. Steve Meyer of Stillwater, Okalahoma, joined EMI Analytics in May 2015 upon the sale of his former business, Paragon Economics, Inc. to EMI. As Vice-President, Pork Analysis for EMI, Dr. Meyer’s duties include ongoing analysis of hog and pork markets and assisting EMI Analytics clients in using his insights to successfully manage their businesses. His clients still include the National Pork Board, National Pork Producers Council, and National Hog Farmer magazine. Dr. Meyer is a frequent guest speaker for many pork- and livestock-related companies and organizations. He is perhaps best known as an author of The Daily Livestock Report sponsored by the CME Group from the report’s inception in 2003 until his recent move to EMI. Prior to founding Paragon Economics, he served as Director of Economics for the National Pork Producers Council and National Pork Board from 1993 to 2002. Dr. Meyer is a native of Oklahoma and obtained both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in agriculture economics from Oklahoma State University before completing a doctoral degree in that field from Iowa State University in 1987.