Geraldine Fabrikant is a senior writer for Business Day at The New York Times. She joined the paper as a reporter in 1985 and has won six publishers awards since that time. In 1996, she won the Loeb Award for deadline reporting.
Before joining The Times, Ms. Fabrikant had been the media editor for Business Week magazine since 1981. While there, she received an award for her cover story on the Capital Cities/ABC merger.
From 1978 to 1981, Ms. Fabrikant was a reporter for Variety; from 1976 to 1978, a reporter for The Hollywood Reporter; from 1973 to 1976, a freelance writer, and from 1966 to 1972, a film editor.
In 1999, she was named a Knight-Bagehot Fellow in economics and business journalism by the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
Born in New York on May 15, 1943, she attended Brandeis University for three years and graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1964.
Ms. Fabrikant is married to Robert T. Metz, a partner of Hullin Metz & Co., a financial public relations firm. She has three stepchildren and lives in Manhattan.