Ed is a prize-winning journalist who has covered various industries over the past 27 years. Currently, he is a bureau chief for Elsevier Business Intelligence, which publishes several widely regarded titles that track the pharmaceutical industry, including The Pink Sheet. Prior to that, Ed founded and ran the Pharmalot blog for two years and, before that, followed drugmakers for The Star-Ledger of New Jersey. Prior to joining The Star-Ledger, Silverman spent six years at New York Newsday and previously worked at Investor's Business Daily, among other newspapers. He has a master's degree in journalism from New York University and a bachelor's degree in accounting from Binghamton University.