Thomas Heath
Thomas Heath
Columnist

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.

Latest by Thomas Heath

The Buzz: Surprise Ride looks for $2M from funding round

The Buzz: Surprise Ride looks for $2M from funding round

Also, Search Technologies buys a Prague company and Carlyle co-founder likens oil prices to a tax cut.

The view in Potomac makes her forget that Havana condo

The view in Potomac makes her forget that Havana condo

Aida Middel, who fled Cuba as a little girl, has the last laugh helping rich Americans solve their chores.

Family squabble leads Tammy Darvish to join PenFed

Family squabble leads Tammy Darvish to join PenFed

Daughter of Darcars founder, who is suing her father, will head business development at credit union giant.

Energy think tank calls for D.C. to reject Exelon-Pepco deal

Energy think tank calls for D.C. to reject Exelon-Pepco deal

Merger would bring higher utility rates for millions, report says, but Exelon and Pepco disagree.