Matthew Townsend

Matthew Townsend
Veteran New-York-based journalist Matt Townsend became a section editor for Bloomberg News in 2019. During his previous decade-plus at the media outlet as a reporter, he broke stories on bankruptcies, toxic corporate culture, mergers and acquisitions, tax reform and more. In 2014, he taught at the City University of New York's Graduate School of Journalism, where he earned a degree from in 2008. Before CUNY, Townsend worked as a reporter at regional and metro newspapers in Pittsburgh. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and daughter.

Speaking in:

January 14
11:00 am11:45 am

In separate fireside chats, hear from two of the industry’s most insightful leaders who have re-imagined their respective businesses with a stern focus on the customer first and foremost.

Marvin Ellison, President and CEO of Lowe's and a longstanding and successful retail veteran, will discuss how the home improvement retailer has sharpened the organization’s focus on operational… Read more