Mark Maremont is deputy bureau chief in the Boston bureau of The Wall Street Journal. He joined the paper in May 1997 as a senior special writer in Boston and has done feature writing for the paper, focusing on general corporate coverage and investigative articles. He was named to his current position in June 2000.
Mr. Maremont began his journalism career as a New York based telecommunications editor at Business Week in August 1983. He moved to London as a correspondent for the magazine in July 1986 and returned to the U.S. as bureau chief of Business Week's Boston bureau in July 1992.
In 2003, Mr. Maremont was a member of a team of Journal reporters awarded the Pulitzer Prize in explanatory reporting for a series of stories that exposed corporate scandals, elucidated them and brought them to life in compelling narratives. In 1997, Mr. Maremont won a Gerald Loeb Award in the magazine category for his 1996 Business Week cover story "Abuse of Power," reporting sexual abuse at Astra USA Inc. He was a finalist in the 1996 National Magazine Awards in the reporting category for his 1995 cover story on Bausch & Lomb Inc.
Born in Michigan, Mr. Maremont graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with honors from Brown University in Providence, R.I., with a bachelor's degree in history. He received a master's degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.