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Lou Carlozo

Freelance writer

Lou Carlozo is the editor and publisher of the business journalism website Talking Biz News. The creator-host of the financial services podcast “Bankadelic,” Lou spent 16 years at the Chicago Tribune as a weekly syndicated columnist, editor and writing coach. He is also a Pulitzer Prize finalist and Polk Award winner (team reporting) for his work on the Tribune’s “Killing Our Children” series. His work has appeared in media outlets worldwide. A music producer and studio musician, he recently released an album of songs with lyrics by William Shakespeare. A resident of Chicago, Lou is married, has two children and a corgi who can’t resist pizza.