As managing editor, David Case supervises GlobalPost's worldwide daily news coverage, produced by correspondents on six continents. He also oversees the site's award-winning in-depth projects. He has previously edited and covered Asia, Europe, economics, business and security for the site.
Prior to joining GlobalPost, he was a freelance feature writer publishing in Rolling Stone, Men's Journal, National Geographic Adventure, Mother Jones and Fast Company, filing stories from the Middle East, Asia and East Africa. Formerly the executive editor of TomPaine.com, he has appeared on PBS's "Foreign Exchange," NPR's "Talk of the Nation," and "To the Best of Our Knowledge."
He has been awarded Ford, Knight and Pew/International Reporting Project Fellowships. He won first prize from the Association of Health Care Journalists for a 2009 investigative feature in Fast Company magazine, and was the first runner up for the 2008 Kurt Schork Award in International Journalism. He holds an executive MBA from the Sasin Institute in Bangkok, Thailand, and a bachelor's degree from Middlebury College, and worked in Asia for seven years, including lengthy stays in Tokyo, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City and Banda Aceh.