The Washington Post

Thomas Heath

ReporterWashington, D.C.


Exelon sweetened its offer with $78 million in perks, though District regulators have yet to come around.

  • Oct 6, 2015

After seven executives leave, hair chain wants court to stop hemorrhage; asserts secrets at risk

  • Oct 5, 2015

Employees share the wealth and risk when they own a piece of their firm.

  • Oct 4, 2015

Chicago utility giant says city commissioners erred in blocking deal.

  • Sep 28, 2015

Falling hickory bark finds its way into cocktails, coffee, vinegar and this couple’s bank account.

  • Sep 27, 2015

The elite D.C.-based private-equity firm’s history of success has been tarnished by recent setbacks.

  • Sep 26, 2015

Walker & Dunlop’s CEO turned a family monarchy into the business world’s version of a democracy.

  • Sep 20, 2015

Rival appeals are made for the mayor to either overturn or hold firm on PSC’s denial of merger.

  • Sep 17, 2015

The moves comes as the sector heats up in the wake of cyber attacks and security concerns.

  • Sep 16, 2015

No more Phonebooth? An official said Monumental Sports & Entertainment has assumed for several years that it would need to find a new sponsor for the arena.

  • May 18, 2015
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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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