CHICAGO -- Barry B. Burr, editorial page editor of Pensions & Investments, has won an award for best financial columnist.
He was honored with the Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism/Strong Funds award for the best business and financial news coverage for the investor.
He received the award Oct. 12 in Milwaukee for editorial page columns during the 12 months ended June 30.
It was one of eight categories of business and finance news coverage the awards honored.
Northwestern's Medill School is based in Evanston, Ill. The Strong Funds are part of Strong Capital Management Inc., Menomonee Falls, Wis.