2018 Final Judges

A diverse and distinguished panel of final judges, representing major print and broadcast outlets, meets and selects the winner in each of the competition categories from among finalists submitted by the preliminary judges and chooses the career achievement honorees. The dean of UCLA Anderson School of Management chairs the panel.

Stephen Adler

Editor-in-Chief, Reuters

Gerard Baker

Editor-in-Chief, The Wall Street Journal

Nancy Barnes

Editor & Executive Vice President, Houston Chronicle

Rebecca Blumenstein

Deputy Managing Editor, The New York Times

David Boardman

Dean of the School of Media and Communications, Temple University

Sally Buzbee

Executive Editor, The Associated Press

David Callaway

Chief Executive Officer,TheStreet

Kevin Delaney

Editor-in-Chief & Co-Founder, Quartz

Patrick Foulis

New York Bureau Chief & U.S. Business Editor, The Economist

Joanne Lipman

Former Chief Content Officer, Gannett | Former Editor-in-Chief, USA Today

Davan Maharaj

Former Editor & Publisher, Los Angeles Times

Tyler Mathisen

Co-anchor, CNBC's Power Lunch V.P. for Strategic Editorial Initiatives, CNBC

Alan Murray

Editor, Fortune
Chief Content Officer, Time Inc.

Judy D. Olian

Dean, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Andy Serwer

Editor-in-Chief, Yahoo Finance

Paul Steiger

Executive Chairman, ProPublica

Matthew Winkler

Editor-in-Chief Emeritus and Founder, Bloomberg News