Tagged: Obituaries

Iowa business editor dies 0

Iowa business editor dies

Mike Augspurger, the business editor of the Burlington Hawk Eye in Iowa, has died at the age of 52, according to an Associated Press story. He died on Monday. The Hawk Eye is the...

Former Tulsa World biz editor dies 0

Former Tulsa World biz editor dies

Riley Wilson, the former business editor for the Tulsa World, died Monday at the age of 78 from prostate cancer, according to a story in Tuesday’s paper. The story stated, “His battles with the...

Remembering Forbes' Jim Michaels 0

Remembering Forbes' Jim Michaels

Subrata N. Chakravarty, a former assistant managing editor of Forbes, writes on the Rediff India web site about how former Forbes editor Jim Michaels, who died last month, influenced his career in business journalism....

Dedicated, organized and missed 0

Dedicated, organized and missed

Gerry Hostetler of the Charlotte Observer writes Saturday about Carol Gibbs Smith, who recently retired from the Observer’s business desk and died Nov. 7. She was 65. Hostetler wrote, “‘Carol was our den mother on the...

Remembering Jim Michaels of Forbes 0

Remembering Jim Michaels of Forbes

Stephen Miller of The Wall Street Journal takes a look back Saturday at the career of former Forbes editor Jim Michaels, who died Tuesday. Miller wrote, “Mr. Michaels ran investigative features attacking trial lawyers...