Awards I've Won

The Society of American Business Editors and Writers, “best in business writing,” breaking news, 2006.

Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism, deadline writing, 2005.

Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism, magazine category, 2001.

California Bar Association’s “Gold Medallion” award, 1996.

Pen-WEST’s “Best of West,” Non-fiction finalist, 1995, Drive-By.

Society for Professional Journalists, Northern California chapter, Best Enterprise reporting, 1993

San Francisco Bay Area Media Alliance’s “Print Journalism” prize, 1993

California Newspaper Publishers’ Association, best writer for a non-daily
newspaper, 1993

Chicago Sun-Times’s Non-Fiction Book of the Year, 1992, Fire on the Prairie

Carl Sandburg Award for Non-Fiction, 1992, Fire on the Prairie

The Society of National Association of Publications, Silver Award for Editorial Excellence, 1982, “By Reason of Insanity”