Stephen J. Adler
Stephen J. Adler (born 1955) is the President and Editor-in-Chief of Reuters, where he directs the editorial operations and commercial news strategy for the company.
Adler joined Thomson Reuters in January 2010 as Senior Vice President and Editorial Director of the company’s Professional Division. He was named Editor-in-Chief, Reuters News and Executive Vice President News, Thomson Reuters in 2011, and later named President and Editor-in-Chief, Reuters in December of 2012.
Before joining Thomson Reuters, Adler was Editor-in-Chief of BusinessWeek from 2005 to 2009, where, during his five-year tenure, the magazine and its website won more than 100 major journalism awards. Earlier, he spent sixteen years at The Wall Street Journal. As Investigative Editor, Adler managed reporting teams that won three Pulitzer Prizes between 1995 and 1999. As Deputy Managing Editor, he oversaw the award-winning Wall Street Journal Online, created The Wall Street Journal Books imprint, and co-taught the ethics and standards course required for all news employees. Previously he was Editor of The American Lawyer. He began his career as a reporter at local newspapers in Florida.
Adler serves on the boards of the Thomson Reuters Foundation and the Columbia Journalism Review and is a member of the Committee to Protect Journalists Leadership Council and the Council on Foreign Relations.
Adler is author of the book The Jury: Trial and Error in the American Courtroom, which won the Silver Gavel Award from the American Bar Association. With his wife, novelist Lisa Grunwald, he was co-editor of the best-selling Letters of the Century: America 1900—1999 and Women’s Letters: America from the Revolutionary War to the Present. They are working on a third anthology about marriage through the centuries.
- Letters of the Century: American 1900-1999 with Lisa Grunwald
- Women's Letters: America from the Revolutionary War to the Present with Lisa Grunwald
- The Jury: Trial and Error in the American Courtroom
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