Brian Grow is a senior writer at BusinessWeek. He works on BusinessWeek’s special projects team, where he has a written a range of investigative feature stories about topics such as medical finance, digital currencies, counterfeit drugs, high-cost loans, and the trading of expired debt. Based in Atlanta, Grow joined BusinessWeek as a staff writer in 2004 covering retail, airlines, telecom, immigration and computer security. At BusinessWeek, he has won several awards including a 2007 New York Deadline Club award for “Meet the Hackers” and a 2008 Association of Healthcare Journalists award for “Fresh Pain for the Uninsured.” He has also written for The Wall Street Journal and The Chicago Tribune. Prior to his journalism career, he was a government relations executive at The Coca-Cola Company and Philip Morris Companies Inc. in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.