WSJ senior reporter Bannon departing after 31 years

Lisa Bannon

Lisa Bannon, a senior reporter at The Wall Avenue Journal in New York, is leaving after 31 years.

She has been writing attribute articles about shopper habits, higher coaching, demographics and the impression of experience on individuals.

She started as Italy correspondent in Milan in 1992. She coated the “Tangentopoli” political corruption scandals, the Nineteen Nineties crackdown on the Sicilian Mafia, and Italian custom and society. She grew to turn into a senior specific creator in Los Angeles in 1995 overlaying leisure, wealth, and California lifestyle sooner than transferring to New York in 2004 to change into bureau chief for the retail and vogue group.

After numerous years as an internet web page one editor, she was named safety chief of the Journal’s Life & Arts half the place she oversaw a employees of editors and reporters overlaying nicely being, journey, careers, personal experience and the humanities. In that place, she launched new columns, newsletters and digital duties along with Grapevine, Family & Tech, Work & Life, Anatomy of a Train and Well being Downside.

Her work as a reporter and editor has been acknowledged by the New York Press Membership, the Society of American Enterprise Editors and Writers and The Deadline Membership. A sequence she edited on the causes of the European debt catastrophe was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Worldwide Reporting in 2011.