Columnist

Shirley Leung

Leung writes a business column every Wednesday and Friday. Previously she served six years as the business editor overseeing daily and Sunday coverage, as well as producing the Globe 100 and Top Places to Work magazines. A graduate of Princeton, Leung also has worked as a reporter at the Wall Street Journal and Baltimore Sun. Leung is a board member and former president of the New England chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association.

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How the Wegmans landed in New England

By Shirley Leung , Globe Staff

In the future, when we wonder how our region became awash in Wegmans supermarkets, we might trace it back to the time when two old grocery families got together.

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Undoing gaming law would harm Mass. business reputation

By Shirley Leung , Globe Staff

Businesses hate working in a climate of uncertainty, and giving voters the chance to undo the casino law would make the state a laughingstock.

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Don Chiofaro’s prospects may be looking up

By Shirley Leung , Globe Staff

While he waged war with Tom Menino over the Harbor Garage, Chiofaro seems to have found peace with the new mayor.

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Siemens offers $660 million to help narrow skills gap

By Shirley Leung , Globe Staff

The global industrial giant’s software donation is for a dozen technical schools and community colleges in Mass.