Awards

Awards 2012.10.02

Won Emmy award for Solyndra investigations directed by Epstein at CPI and ABC.

Awards 2012.10.01

Won Sidney Hillman Foundation award award for investigations of mystery deaths in sugar cane fields of central America directed by Epstein at CPI and the BBC.

Awards 2012.04.11

Won Society of Professional Journalists award for green energy stories directed by Epstein at CPI and ABC, including firsts on Solyndra

Awards 2012.04.10

Won Society of Professional Journalists award for Fueling Fears, investigation of oil refinery hazards Epstein directed at CPI

AwardsEvents 2012.02.01

Finalist, Harvard Kennedy School Goldsmith Prize: “Poisoned Places” pollution investigation Epstein directed at CPI & NPR

Awards 2009.04.22

Awarded Overseas Press Club of America award for “Cyber War”

Awards 2009.03.31

Awarded 2008 Investigative Reporters and Editors Award in Magazine category for BusinessWeek cover story, “Cyber-War.”

Journalism Awards

Investigative Reporters and Editors

For investigative reporting, “The New E-spionage Threat,” “Dangerous Fakes,” and “Security Breaches Plague Nasa” (BusinessWeek, 2009)

Overseas Press Club of America

For best business reporting from abroad, “The New E-spionage Threat,” “Dangerous Fakes,” and “Security Breaches Plague NASA” (BusinessWeek, 2009)

Barlett & Steele Award for Investigative Business Journalism,

“Prisoners of Debt” and “The Ugly Side of Microlending” (BusinessWeek, 2008)

Folio Editorial Excellence Award,

“The New E-spionage Threat” (BusinessWeek, 2008)

National Press Club Award

For Consumer Journalism, for “The Poverty Business” (BusinessWeek, 2007)

James Aronson Award

For Social Justice Journalism,  for “The Poverty Business” (BusinessWeek, 2007)

Overseas Press Club of America

Citation for international reporting, “The Ugly Side of Microlending” (BusinessWeek, 2007)

Society of American Business Editors and Writers

Best in Business Magazine Cover Story, “The Poverty Business” (BusinessWeek, 2007)

National Society of Professional Journalists

Sigma Delta Chi Award for Investigative Reporting, “The Poverty Business” (BusinessWeek, 2007)

Society of Professional Journalists

Online Journalism Excellence, “No Life Untouched,” about 9/11 impact on ordinary people (The Tampa Tribune, 2003)

National Society of Professional Journalists,

Sigma Delta Chi Award for Investigative Reporting, “Drug Trials: Do People Know the Truth about Experiments?” (The Plain Dealer, 1996)

AP Society of Ohio Award for Investigative Reporting

Deadly Delays,” on bureaucratic inertia contributing to airline tragedies (The Plain Dealer, 1993)

White House Correspondents Association Edgar A. Poe Award

For a series on misuse of U.S. military academies (The Plain Dealer, 1990)

Literary Awards

National Press Club Award for Fiction, “Harsh Mistress,” about a man puzzling over a parachutist girlfriend’s death (2005)

National Press Club Award for Fiction, “Just Beyond the Door,” about how a couple copes with debilitating illness (2004)

National Press Club Award for Fiction, “Predator,” about a photographer’s obsession with killing in the animal world (2002)

National Press Club Award for Fiction, “Homecoming,” about a military pilot’s post-war adjustment to family life (1998)