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Business Editor: Kimi Yoshino

Deputy Business Editors:
Brian Thevenot
James Granelli

Web Editor: Pat Benson


Business Beats    Reporter    Editor
Aerospace
 
William Hennigan
Pat McMahon
Airlines, Theme Parks, Tourism
 
Hugo Martin
Pat Benson
Auto Industry, Motorcycles
 
Charles Fleming
Brian Thevenot
Auto Industry
 
Jerry Hirsch
Brian Thevenot
Auto Reviews
 
David Undercoffler
Brian Thevenot
Business Columnist
 
Michael Hiltzik
Kimi Yoshino
California Economy, Energy Shan Li
 
James Granelli
 
California Economy
 
Ricardo Lopez
Nancy Rivera Brooks
Consumer Columnist
 
David Lazarus
 
James Granelli
 
Corporate Crime, Fraud, Healthcare
 
Stuart Pfeifer
 
Pat McMahon
 
Entertainment (Satellite and Cable TV) Joe Flint
Joe Bel Bruno
   
Entertainment (Broadcast TV) Meg James
Joe Bel Bruno
   
Entertainment (Movie Studios, Talent Agencies) Daniel Miller
Joe Bel Bruno
   
Entertainment (Labor, Exhibition, Animation) Richard Verrier
Joe Bel Bruno
   
Food and Agriculture
 
David Pierson
 
Kimi Yoshino
 
General Assignment, Money Makeovers Ron White
 
Nancy Rivera Brooks
 
Healthcare Chad Terhune
 
Pat McMahon
 
National Economy
 
Don Lee
 
James Granelli
 
Personal Finance, Financial Markets Walter Hamilton
 
James Granelli
 
Real Estate (Hot Property) Lauren Beale
 
Nancy Rivera Brooks
 
Real Estate, Mortgage Lending, General Assignment
 
E. Scott Reckard
Brian Thevenot
Real Estate (Residential) Andrew Khouri
 
Brian Thevenot
 
Real Estate (Residential) Tim Logan
 
Brian Thevenot
 
Real Estate (Commercial) Roger Vincent
 
Pat McMahon
 
Restaurants, Retailing Tiffany Hsu
 
Nancy Rivera Brooks
 
State Government Issues Marc Lifsher
 
Pat McMahon
 
Technology, Local Firms, Consumer electronicsAndrea Chang
 
Peter Pae
 
Technology, Silicon Valley Robert Faturechi
 
Kimi Yoshino
 
Technology, Silicon Valley, Apple Chris O'Brien
 
Peter Pae
 
Tech Now, General Assignment Salvador Rodriguez
 
Peter Pae
 
Washington, D.C. Jim Puzzanghera
 
James Granelli