Tagged: Obituaries

Bankrate.com AME dies after surgery 1

Bankrate.com AME dies after surgery

Doug Delp, 63, assistant managing editor of Bankrate.com, the online operation that bills itself as ”the Web’s leading aggregator of financial rate information,” died earlier this week from complications following surgery. “Doug worked with us...

Death and The Wall Street Journal 0

Death and The Wall Street Journal

Matthew Flamm of Crain’s New York Business writes about how The Wall Street Journal is attempting to boost online readers — and revenue — by adding an obituary section to its Web site. Flamm...

Apple CEO Steve Jobs is not dead yet 0

Apple CEO Steve Jobs is not dead yet

Ryan Tate of Gawker reports that Bloomberg News mistakenly published its prepared obituary of Apple CEO Steve Jobs on Wednesday. Tate writes, “But news organizations routinely prepare obituaries in advance, even for the healthy....

Bloomberg Magazine editor dies 1

Bloomberg Magazine editor dies

Frederic Wiegold, a senior editor at Bloomberg Markets magazine, died this weekend, according to an internal e-mail obtained by Talking Biz News that was sent to the staff. “He was an amazingly talented editor, as...