Daniel Hertzberg

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Daniel Hertzberg, an American journalist, is the former senior deputy managing editor[1] and later deputy managing editor for international news[2] at The Wall Street Journal. Starting in July 2009, Hertzberg served as senior editor-at-large and then as executive editor for finance at Bloomberg News in New York,[3], before retiring in February 2014.[4] Hertzberg is a 1968 graduate of the University of Chicago.[5]


Hertzberg and James B. Stewart earned the 1987 Gerald Loeb Award for Deadline and/or Beat Writing for their coverage on an insider trading scandal on Wall Street,[6] for which they also won the 1987 George Polk Award for Financial Reporting.[7] They won the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Journalism and the Gerald Loeb Award for Large Newspapers[8] in 1988 for "stories about an investment banker charged with insider trading and the critical day that followed the October 19, 1987, stock market crash".[9] In 2008 Hertzberg received the year's Gerald Loeb Award for Lifetime Achievement.[10]


  1. ^ Whitman, Janet (14 December 2005). "Wall Street Journal Names Hertzberg As Senior Deputy Managing Editor". The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
  2. ^ Roush, Chris (13 June 2007). "Wall Street Journal editor changes announced". Talking Biz News. Chris Roush. Retrieved 2 March 2019.
  3. ^ Roush, Chris (19 April 2016). "Hertzberg of WSJ, Bloomberg to receive Bell Award". Talking Biz News. Chris Roush. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
  4. ^ Aggarwal, Varun (26 September 2013). "Bloomberg News promotes six executive editors in major restructuring". Reuters. Reuters. Retrieved 2 March 2019.
  5. ^ "Journalism and Media: An Inside Scoop". Alumni Career Programs. Univ. of Chicago Alumni Association. 2018. Panel: Journalism and Media Discussion(heading—but not body—erroneously switches info for Hertzberg and Daniel Nasaw—whose last name it spells incorrectly). Retrieved 8 February 2019.
  6. ^ "Times Wins Loeb Award". Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles Times. May 1, 1987. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  7. ^ "Past George Polk Award Winners". The George Polk Awards. Long Island University. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  8. ^ "Times Writer Wins Loeb Award". Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles Times. 10 May 1988. Retrieved 11 February 2019.
  9. ^ "The 1988 Pulitzer Prize Winner in Explanatory Journalism". The Pulitzer Prizes. Columbia University. Retrieved 4 January 2019.
  10. ^ "2008 Gerald Loeb Award Finalists Announced by UCLA Anderson School of Management". Institutional Investor. Institutional Investor LLC. 19 May 2008. Retrieved 4 January 2019.