Executive Editor, Americas
John McCorry is Executive Editor, Americas at Bloomberg News, where he is responsible for headline news from North and South America. He coordinates coverage from 53 bureaus in the region, and is in charge of TOP , Bloomberg’s real-time front page. McCorry for the past six years had been in charge of global company and regional news operations.
McCorry was previously Managing Editor for North American company news. He took that position in 1998.
McCorry joined Bloomberg as a reporter in 1992. He covered municipal finance and the bond markets, and helped Bloomberg News win a Deadline Club award for its coverage of the Orange County bankruptcy.
He became an editor for company news in 1995, and helped lead Bloomberg’s coverage of tobacco settlement negotiations, selective disclosure and Enron Corp. Stories on two of those topics — selective disclosure and Enron’s collapse — were finalists for Gerald Loeb Awards for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism.
McCorry was Managing Editor of the Bond Buyer from 1982 through 1987 and the founding editor of Bond World for Thomson Financial in 1990.