Speaker Biography
Shannon Pettypiece
Reporter
Bloomberg Television
 
Shannon Pettypiece is a reporter at Bloomberg Television. Based in New York City, she covers the health care industry, including drug makers, biotechnology companies, medical device makers and insurers for Bloomberg Television's global 24-hour business and financial news channel.

Pettypiece joined Bloomberg News in January 2006 in Washington, D.C. where she reported on the Food and Drug Administration. In 2007, she moved to New York where she took over coverage of the pharmaceutical industry, covering research, corporate and financial news in the sector. Pettypiece has also been a contributor to Bloomberg Businessweek.

Pettypiece began her journalism career as an intern at The New York Times in Washington, D.C. and later worked as a stringer for The New Times in Detroit. Prior to joining Bloomberg, she covered health care and technology for Crain's Cleveland Business and prior to that, she reported on real estate, transportation and government in South Florida for Miami Today News.

She is a graduate of the University of Michigan where she was an editor for the Michigan Daily.