In honor of Women’s History Month, we have been highlighting a female business journalist every day this month on Twitter that you should definitely know and whose reporting you need to read! Here is a wrap-up of the amazing journalists we have shared throughout the month, with a few added special mentions at the end, because there are too many talented female business journalists to fit into only 31 days.
In no particular order:
Rachel Bachman @Bachscore
Rachel is a senior sports reporter at The Wall Street Journal who focuses on the business and finance of women’s sports. One of her pieces this past month noted that the “NCAA spends $193K promoting men’s hockey and $11K on women’s” while another profiled a new sports bar opening in Portland that will highlight women’s sports.
Sapna Maheshwari @sapna
Sapna is a retail reporter at The New York Times. Her recent piece noted that even though Kroger has seen recent sales growth and a 36 percent stock increase in the last year, that growth has not trickled down to the workers, many of whom are on food stamps.
Leslie Scism @lesliescism
Leslie has been working at the Wall Street Journal for almost 30 years. She specializes in insurance coverage whether that be car, home, commercial, or anything in between. Recently she reported on how the rise in non-covid-19 related deaths has affected life insurance companies and how car insurers are now pushing to raise rates as the cost of repairs increases with inflation.
Johana Bhuiyan @JMBooyah
Johana is a senior tech reporter and editor at the Guardian US. She covers tech accountability broadly but also focuses her reporting on surveillance technology. One of her latest pieces covers a controversial immigrant surveillance program that many lawmakers are calling on to be reformed.
Emily Peck @EmilyRPeck
Emily is a markets correspondent who recently joined Axios and is a co-host at Slate money. She began co-writing the Markets Newsletter for Axios this year and has reported on the unprecedented sanctions on Russia. Her latest pieces have included why workers quit jobs, how Americans are moving due to work-from-home ability, and how tax audits have dropped for the highest earners.
Amanda Fung @amandafung
Amanda is an editor at Yahoo Finance reporting on real estate all around the country. From the way that home sales are currently trending to the ebbs and flows of home prices, Amanda reports diligently to keep consumers informed.
Allissa Kline @AllissaKline
Allissa is a reporter at American Banker covering national and regional banks. Recently she has reported on bank acquisitions and the ever-growing list of banks that are changing up their overdraft policies.
Lucia “Lucy” Maffei @BosBizLucy
Lucy is a technology reporter covering startups, venture capital, and tech for the Boston Business Journal. She recently reported that Microsoft completed its acquisition of Burlington’s Nuance Communications Inc. for $19.7 billion and regularly reports on local regulatory filings from Boston-area companies.
Lisa Beilfuss @LisaBeilfuss
Lisa reports on the intersections of the economy and markets at Barrons. One of her latest pieces reports on how the Federal Reserve is in unchartered territory, and what comes next is anyone’s guess — including central bankers. Lisa regularly covers what’s going on with inflation, especially in regards to worker wages.
Marissa Luck @marissaluck7
Marissa has been covering real estate and business at the Houston Chronicle. She also co-hosts a podcast called “LoopedIn” where they discuss what to expect for Houston’s housing market in 2022.
Seema Mody @seemacnbc
Seema is a global markets reporter at CNBC where she hosts a daily segment on complex topics across Europe for U.S. investors. She covers travel and industrials news and is a member of the Council on Foreign relations. Recently she has been reporting on how surging oil prices are affecting emerging markets.
Jessica Toonkel @jtoonkel
Jessica is a senior reporter at TheInformation covering media and tech. She recently reported on Disney considering launching a cheaper, ad-supported tier of its Disney+ streaming service in the U.S and how Apple has a deal to live stream baseball games.
Samantha Liss @samanthann
Samantha covers the business of health at Healthcare Dive. She’s been covering how the nation’s top lobbying groups for hospitals and doctors are suing the federal government over the No Surprises Act adoption and how the nursing shortage is impacting a hospital’s operating costs.
Emily Stewart @EmilyStewartM
Emily is a senior business, economy, and money correspondent at Vox. According to her bio, she is ‘specifically interested in how people experience the forces of capitalism and money.’ Her latest stories include how cryptocurrency is playing a role in the Russia-Ukraine conflict, why it costs money to get out your own money and explains inflation through the consumer staple: eggs.
Tiffany Hsu @tiffkhsu
Tiffany is a media reporter at The New York Times focusing on advertising and marketing. She covered the BBC temporarily suspending its operations in Russia after parliament passed a censorship law this month and also reported on how digital ads are being used to counteract misinformation in Russia.
Lauren Hirsch @LaurenSHirsch
Lauren helps make sense of major business and policy news as a reporter at DealBook for The New York Times. She also covers mergers and acquisitions for the publication. One of her bylines this month is on what the war in Ukraine could mean for US energy deals.
Joanna Ossinger @ossingerj
Joanna covers crypto, markets, luxury, and business at Bloomberg News and is the current president of the Association of Cryptocurrency Journalists and Researchers. Among a series of stories on Bitcoin this month, she also covered how strategists are slashing their year-end forecasts for U.S. stocks due to ‘economic worries stoked by crude oil’s rally.’
Rachael Levy @rachael_levy
Rachael reports for Politico covering money in health care, from insurance companies, to hospitals, to lawmakers. Last month she covered health workers’ vaccine mandate being undone by religious exemptions and recently dove into how vulnerable Americans are feeling left behind as mask mandates are changing at the government level.
Lananh Nguyen @LananhTNguyen
Lananh writes for The New York Times and covers banks as well as the intersection of Wall Street and Main Street. This month she covered the big banks pulling out of Russia, including Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, and Citigroup, and last month she reported that even though banks are raising pay to keep talent, it isn’t enough to keep many employees from leaving.
Dawn Lim @dawnmlim
Dawn is a business reporter at Bloomberg News who recently co-wrote a story about how the biggest U.S. public pension, Calpers, is debating on how to handle its holdings in Russia, which comes shortly after reporting that they brought on a new CIO last month.
Anne Tergesen @annetergesen
Anne covers retirement at The Wall Street Journal while also contributing to MarketWatch. She regularly writes personal finance pieces such as how to inflation-proof your retirement portfolio. One of the pieces she co-wrote this month was on how part-time retirement programs are on the rise.
Elisabeth Buchwald @BuchElisabeth
Elisabeth is a recent addition to the USA Today team covering personal finance and markets. This month she wrote about how workers who got a sign-on bonus in 2021 may be eligible for a big tax refund among various reports on what consumers should know about the stock market following the Ukraine invasion.
Biz Carson @BizCarson
Biz has written for Forbes, Business Insider, Gigaom, and Wired. She is currently covering Silicon Valley with a focus on venture capital and startups at Protocol. This month she profiled Roelof Botha and how he became one of VC’s most powerful people.
Samantha Masunaga @smasunaga
Samantha has been a reporter for the Los Angeles Times since 2014 and currently covers the pandemic economy and aerospace industry. This month she wrote about a company that hopes to be ‘the UPS or FedEx of the moon’.
Sonya Sorich @ssorichsacbiz
Sonya is the managing editor of the Sacramento Business Journal while writing about retail, small business, and restaurants. She writes a weekday column on ‘5 things to know’ in the Sacramento area.
Miriam Cross @MiriamSCross
Miriam is a technology reporter covering bank technology and fintech at American Banker. She has written about digital banks that are developed and housed at traditional institutions and how fintech consolidation could alter banking.
Stephanie Baker @StefaniBaker
Stephanie is a senior reporter at Bloomberg News and Businessweek writing about science, politics, and business. For one of her articles this month she interviewed a sanctioned Russian oligarch who no longer had a working bank card and she has written numerous pieces on the politics surrounding the covid vaccine.
Nicole Norfleet @nicolenorfleet
Nicole has been a retail reporter at the Star Tribune since 2015. She reports on the ways retailers are experimenting such as Target embracing solar panels to fuel its first ‘net zero’ building in California and Dick’s Sporting Goods expanding its experiential retail concept to more locations.
Khadeeja Safdar @khadeeja_safdar
Khadeeja is an enterprise reporter at The Wall Street Journal covering big data, sports retail and corporate culture. One of her bylines this month was a piece about Swedish company Oatley creating a global oat milk craze that the company hasn’t been able to deliver on.
Laura Reiley @lreiley
Laura covers the business of food for the Washington Post. One article this month discussed the effects of inflation and higher food prices on pushing more low-income Americans back to food banks and another looked at struggling meal-kit delivery companies that had once flourished early on in the pandemic.
Emma Goldberg @emmabgo
Emma covers the workplace for the New York Times. This month she looked at how people are reconsidering how much they should have to put up with from a boss and how even before the pandemic, working in an office was never meant to be a “one size fits all.”
Bonus journalists to follow
Emily Glazer @EmilyGlazer – Large public company CEOs, board members, and corporate governance at The Wall Street Journal