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

Capital Buzz: Roadside help app gets a $1.2M assist

Capital Buzz: Roadside help app gets a $1.2M assist

Encryption company Silent Circle wins an endorsement from Edward Snowden.

Capital Buzz: Walter Isaacson is keynote speaker at investor meetup

Capital Buzz: Walter Isaacson is keynote speaker at investor meetup

The Steve Jobs biographer will speak at the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association’s Capital Connection.

Investor’s résumé blends sports, finance, hotels, politics

Investor’s résumé blends sports, finance, hotels, politics

At 77, GOP bigwig Fred Malek has a lesson for entrepreneurs: Don’t pat yourself on the back.

Capital Buzz: Carlyle Group getting out of water, infrastructure

Capital Buzz: Carlyle Group getting out of water, infrastructure

Montana water has generated a giant headache for the Carlyle Group. Also: Truland vehicles are up for auction.