Thomas Heath

ReporterWashington, D.C.


Chicago-based utility giant’s $6.8 billion acquisition could take 12 to 15 months for approval from regulators.

  • Aug 19, 2014

The deal announced in April will seal the Chicago-based firm’s hold on the Mid-Atlantic power market.

  • Aug 19, 2014

CAPITAL BUZZ | One more hotel — this time, for pollinator bees — is coming to Washington next year.

  • Aug 17, 2014

CAPITAL BUZZ | Betterific and Dormify have teamed for an easier way to put on a fitted bedsheet.

  • Aug 10, 2014

Former Treasury employee’s side business enabled early retirement, continues to help him financially.

  • Aug 10, 2014

Bethesda Row might be one of the most upscale suburban downtowns in the U.S., and it’s still growing.

  • Aug 3, 2014

The team at long last is close to selling out its Lexus President’s Club seats — those pricey, padded perches behind home plate.

  • Aug 3, 2014

Washington-based private equity giant benefits from global asset values, strong stock markets

  • Jul 30, 2014

Johnson charts a path from Anacostia to Carlyle, with stops at Princeton and Harvard, then walks away.

  • Jul 27, 2014

CAPITAL BUZZ | The firm is off and running in the current market for wearable health-tracking devices like FitBit and Jawbone.

  • Jul 27, 2014
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Thomas Heath is a local business reporter and columnist, writing about entrepreneurs and various companies big and small in the Washington Metropolitan area. Previously, he wrote about the business of sports for The Post’s sports section for most of a decade. He has also covered local news, including the Maryland General Assembly and investigative work in Fairfax county. He has served as a correspondent for Newsweek and The Post, participating in coverage of the Oklahoma City bombing, the Unabomber and the O.J. Simpson trial. Heath was born and raised in Syracuse, N.Y., where he attended Catholic schools. He is a graduate of Fordham University and was a 2001-2002 fellow at Columbia University’s Knight/Bagehot business fellowship program.
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