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

Boy wonder replaces the grease of politics with technology

Tim Hwang’s FiscalNote handicaps state, federal legislation; Mark Cuban, Jerry Yang among investors

Danaher takes bigger bite out of the dental business

Washington-based conglomerate seeks to expand in its dental businesses with Swiss acquisition.

Capital Buzz: Tech vet invests in app that keeps an eye on kids

Capital Buzz: Tech vet invests in app that keeps an eye on kids

Also: Cupcake company Baked & Wired is coming to Mt. Vernon Triangle.

Sleep deprived at 29, she wakes up to million-dollar spa biz

Sleep deprived at 29, she wakes up to million-dollar spa biz

With an assist from hippie-friendly Takoma Park, an acupuncturist finds economic health in the spa industry.