Loeb Awards Judge

2009 Preliminary Judges

A committee of preliminary judges, consisting of business journalists and faculty members of UCLA Anderson, is assigned to each competition category. These committees review all entries and select finalists in their category to be submitted to the panel of final judges.


Left to right: Chuck Murphy, Scott Woolley, Rick Reiff, Michael Carroll, David Kaplan

Left to right: Henry Dubroff, Lorna Wong, Steven Gaydos, Matthew Garrahan, Richard Siklos

Category A: Large Newspapers
CHUCK MURPHY
Public Affairs Editor
Denver Post

SCOTT WOOLLEY*
Bureau Chief
Forbes

RICK REIFF
Executive Editor
Orange County Business Journal

MICHAEL CARROLL
Editor
Institutional Investor

DAVID KAPLAN
Senior Editor
Newsweek


Left to right: Craig Matters, Larry Reibstein, Betty Wong, Michael Siconolfi, Paul Bond

Category B: Medium & Small Newspapers
CRAIG MATTERS*
Managing Editor
Money

LARRY REIBSTEIN
Assistant Managing Editor
Forbes

BETTY WONG
Managing Editor, Americas
Reuters

MICHAEL SICONOLFI
Senior Editor
Wall Street Journal

PAUL BOND
West Coast Business Editor
Hollywood Reporter


Left to right: Lawrence Ingrassia, David Morrow, Christopher Oster, Gabriel Kahn, Chuck Hawkins

Category C: Magazines
LAWRENCE INGRASSIA
Business Editor
New York Times

DAVID MORROW
Editor in Chief
TheStreet.com

CHRISTOPHER OSTER*
Managing Editor, Investing
MSN Money

GABRIEL KAHN*
Bureau Chief
Wall Street Journal

CHUCK HAWKINS*
Deputy Business Editor
Associated Press

 


Left to right: Stephen West, Simon London, Gary Silverman, Charles Crumpley, Amy Wallace

Category D: Commentary
STEPHEN WEST
Media and Culture Editor
Bloomberg News

SIMON LONDON
Director of External Relations
McKinsey & Company

GARY SILVERMAN
U.S. News Editor
Financial Times

CHARLES CRUMPLEY
Editor
Los Angeles Business Journal

AMY WALLACE
Contributing Editor
Conde Nast Portfolio


Left to right: Randy Roguski, Jon Wolman, Becky Bisbee, Jim Watters, John Corrigan

Category E: Breaking News
RANDY ROGUSKI*
Business Editor
Plain Dealer

JON WOLMAN
Editor and Publisher
Detroit News

BECKY BISBEE
Business Editor
Seattle Times

JIM WATTERS
Business Editor
San Diego Union-Tribune

JOHN CORRIGAN*
Business Editor
Los Angeles Times


Left to right: Bernie Kohn, Stephen Wisnefski, Eric Wieffering, Chris Meyer

Category F: Beat Writing
BERNIE KOHN
Investigations Editor
Baltimore Sun

ALAN HUGHES
Managing Editor
Black Enterprise

STEPHEN WISNEFSKI
Deputy Managing Editor
Dow Jones Newswires

ERIC WIEFFERING
Assistant Managing Editor, Business
Star Tribune

CHRIS MEYER*
Deputy Editor
Orange County Register

Category G: News Services
HENRY DUBROFF
Chairman and Editor
Pacific Coast Business Times

LORNA WONG*
Associate Business Editor
Chicago Tribune

STEVEN GAYDOS*
Executive Editor, Features
Variety

MATTHEW GARRAHAN*
Bureau Chief
Financial Times

RICHARD SIKLOS*
Editor-at-Large
Fortune


Left to right: Kim Quillen, Richard Rescigno, Bob Rose, Mark Vamos, Mary Milliken

Category H: Feature Writing
KIM QUILLEN
Business Editor
Times-Picayune

RICHARD RESCIGNO
Managing Editor
Barron's Magazine

BOB ROSE
Executive Editor
SmartMoney

MARK VAMOS
O'Neil Chair in Business Journalism
Southern Methodist University

MARY MILLIKEN*
West Coast Bureau Chief
Reuters


Left to right: Chris Palmeri, Bennie DiNardo, Vindu Goel, Susan Warfel

Category I: Online
CHRIS PALMERI
Los Angeles Senior Correspondent
BusinessWeek

BENNIE DINARDO
Deputy Business Editor
Boston Globe

VINDU GOEL
Deputy Technology Editor
New York Times

SUSAN WARFEL
Managing Editor
Investor's Business Daily

MATT KRANTZ
Reporter
USA Today


Left to right: Karl Vick, Ronald Grover, Lisa Horowitz, Jerry Bowen

Category J: Television Breaking News
KARL VICK*
Bureau Chief
Washington Post

RONALD GROVER
Bureau Chief
BusinessWeek

LISA HOROWITZ*
Copy Chief
TelevisionWeek

JERRY BOWEN*
Correspondent
CBS Sunday Morning


Left to right: Russ Wiles, Alex Ben-Block, Alexander Davis, Jeffrey Daniels, Antony Michels

Category K: Television Enterprise
RUSS WILES*
Personal Finance Writer
Arizona Republic

ALEX BEN BLOCK
Editor-at-Large
Hollywood Today

ALEXANDER DAVIS
Managine Editor
MarketWatch

JEFFREY DANIELS
Producer
CNBC-TV

ANTONY MICHELS
Producer and Editor
Bloomberg Television


Left to right: Gonzalo Freixes, Sandra Sugawara, Steven Pearlstein, Hank Gilman, Shirley Leung, Ianthe Dugan, Sandra Block, Howard Gold

Category L: Business Book
GONZALO FREIXES
Lecturer
UCLA Anderson School

SANDRA SUGAWARA
Asst. Managing Editor, Business
Washington Post

STEVEN PEARLSTEIN*
Business Columnist
Washington Post

HANK GILMAN
Deputy Managing Editor
Fortune

SHIRLEY LEUNG*
Business Editor
Boston Globe

IANTHE DUGAN
Senior Writer
Wall Street Journal

SANDRA BLOCK
Business Reporter, Personal Finance
USA Today

HOWARD GOLD
Executive Editor
MoneyShow.com

RIK KIRKLAND
Director of Publishing
McKinsey & Company

KATHY DEVENY
Assistant Managing Editor
Newsweek

JAMES BANDLER
Editor-at-Large
Fortune


 

 


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