Marcus Weisgerber, the global business editor for Defense One, has left the publication for an opportunity outside journalism.
He has been writing about the intersection of business and national security. He has been covering defense and national security issues for more than 16 years, previously as Pentagon correspondent for Defense News and chief editor of Inside the Air Force.
Weisgerber’s work has been cited by the New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and many other U.S. and international publications. He has provided expert analysis on BBC, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, NPR, SiriusXM and other television and radio networks. In 2018, he won a Neal Award for his coverage of the Pentagon and defense industry.
He served as vice president of the Pentagon Press Association from 2015 to 2022. Weisgerber earned a bachelor’s degree in English/journalism from the University of New Hampshire.