Loeb Awards Judge

2011 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: Gabriel Kahn, Mary Milliken, Elizabeth Fenner, Alan Hughes, Jesse Eisinger

Category A: Large Newspapers
JESSE EISINGER*
Senior Reporter
ProPublica

ELIZABETH FENNER
Assistant Managing Editor
Money Magazine

ALAN HUGHES
Editorial Director
Black Enterprise

GABRIEL KAHN
Professor of Professional Practice
USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

MARY MILLIKEN
West Coast Bureau Chief
Reuters


Left to right: Michael Siconolfi, William Barrett, Winnie O'Kelley, Gary Silverman, Bob Rose

Category B: Medium & Small Newspapers
WILLIAM BARRETT
Senior Editor
Forbes

WINNIE O'KELLEY*
Deputy Business Editor
The New York Times

BOB ROSE
Executive Editor
SmartMoney Magazine

MICHAEL SICONOLFI
Senior Editor
The Wall Street Journal

GARY SILVERMAN
U.S. News Editor
Financial Times


Left to right: Russ Britt, Ianthe Dugan, Matthew Garrahan, Felix Salmon

Category C: Magazines
RUSS BRITT*
Los Angeles Bureau Chief
MarketWatch

JEFFREY DANIELS
Producer
CNBC-TV

IANTHE DUGAN
Senior Staff Writer
The Wall Street Journal

MATTHEW GARRAHAN
Los Angeles Correspondent
Financial Times

FELIX SALMON
Writer
Thomson Reuters


Left to right: Richard Perez-Feria, Stephen Engelberg, Steven Gaydos, Jerry Sullivan, Matthew Krantz

Category D: Commentary
STEPHEN ENGELBERG*
Managing Editor
ProPublica

STEVEN GAYDOS
Executive Editor
Daily Variety

MATTHEW KRANTZ
Financial Markets Reporter
USA Today

RICHARD PEREZ-FERIA*
Business Editor
Las Vegas Sun

JERRY SULLIVAN*
Managing Editor
Orange County Business Journal


Left to right: Chuck Murphy, Randy Roguski, Richard Rescigno, Michael Warshaw, Richard Siklos

Category E: Breaking News
CHUCK MURPHY
Sunday Editor
The Denver Post

RICHARD RESCIGNO
Managing Editor
Barron's

RANDY ROGUSKI
Business Editor
The Plain Dealer

RICHARD SIKLOS
Vice President
Time Warner

MICHAEL WARSHAW
Assistant Business Editor
The Boston Globe


Left to right: Dennis Fulton, Thom Kupper, Deborah Henley, Jon Wolman

 Category F: Beat Reporting
DENNIS FULTON*
Business Editor
The Dallas Morning News

DEBORAH HENLEY
Executive Editor
Newsday

THOM KUPPER*
Senior Business Editor
Star Tribune

JON WOLMAN
Editor and Publisher
The Detroit News


Left to right: Glenn Hall, Vindu Goel, Kara Swisher, Robert Gut

Category G: News Services
VINDU GOEL
Energy and Agriculture Editor
The New York Times

ROBERT GUTH*
Bureau Chief
The Wall Street Journal

GLENN HALL
Editor-in-Chief
TheStreet

KARA SWISHER
Co-Executive Editor
All Things Digital

BILL WHITAKER
Senior Correspondent
CBS News

 


Left to right: Mary Lynne Vellinga, John Corrigan, Henry Dubroff, Chuck Hawkins, Bert Robinson 

Category H: Explanatory
JOHN CORRIGAN
Business Editor
Los Angeles Times

HENRY DUBROFF
Editor
Pacific Coast Business Times

CHUCK HAWKINS
National Political Editor
The Wall Street Journal

BERT ROBINSON*
Managing Editor
San Jose Mercury News

MARY LYNNE VELLINGA*
Business Editor
The Sacramento Bee


Left to right: Stephen West, Susan Warfel, Larry Nista, Laura Goldberg, Jack Reerink

Category I: Online Enterprise
LAURA GOLDBERG*
Business Editor
Houston Chronicle

LARRY NISTA*
A1 Editor
San Diego Union-Tribune

JACK REERINK*
Managing Editor
Thomson Reuters

SUSAN WARFEL
Managing Editor
Investor's Business Daily

STEPHEN WEST
Editor and Deputy Bureau Chief, San Francisco
Bloomberg News


Left to right: Chris Palmeri, Becky Bisbee, Anna Raff, Howard Gold, Evan Hansen

Category J: Blogging
BECKY BISBEE
Business Editor
The Seattle Times

HOWARD GOLD
Editor-at-Large
MarketWatch

EVAN HANSEN
Editor-in-Chief
Wired.com

CHRIS PALMERI
Reporter
Bloomberg News

ANNA RAFF*
Managing Editor, Resource News
Dow Jones Newswires


Left to right: David A. Kaplan, Chris Peacock, Sandra Block, Megan McArdle

Category K: Personal Finance
SANDRA BLOCK
Personal Finance Reporter
USA Today

HANK GILMAN
Deputy Managing Editor
Fortune

DAVID A. KAPLAN
Contributing Editor
Fortune

MEGAN MCARDLE
Senior Editor
The Atlantic

CHRIS PEACOCK
Vice President and Executive Editor
CNNMoney.com


Left to right: Steve Silkin and Alex Ben Block

Category L: Television Enterprise
ALEX BEN BLOCK
Executive Editor
The Hollywood Reporter

RONALD GROVER
Bureau Chief
Bloomberg Businessweek

STEVE SILKIN
Deputy Managing Editor
Los Angeles Business Journal

CASEY WIAN*
Correspondent
CNN Los Angeles

Category M: Business Book
GONZALO FREIXES
Associate Dean
UCLA Anderson School

JAMES LEDBETTER
Editor-in-Chief
The Big Money

FRANCINE MCKENNA*
Blogger
Re: The Auditors

KIM QUILLEN
Business Editor
Times-Picayune

DANIEL ROTH*
Managing Editor
Fortune

GREGORY SCHNEIDER
Business Editor
The Washington Post

DOUG STUMPF
Deputy Editor
Vanity Fair

JOYCE TERHAAR
Managing Editor
The Sacramento Bee

KATHY TULUMELLO*
Business Editor
The Arizona Republic

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

KATHY WARBELOW
Business Editor
Austin American-Statesman

 

 


 


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