David Migoya


Covering Colorado's Latest Billion-dollar Industry

This session will give an overview of the issues reporters face in covering a billion-dollar enterprise that was once conducted in the shadows, from daily insights of the beat to deeper looks and investigations you can do locally.


David Migoya has been at The Denver Post since 1999 and is in his 35th year as a journalist. He’s a founding member of the paper’s investigative team and has worked at publications in Detroit, New York and St. Louis. He has also been a magazine editor, a photographer and weekly newspaper editor. Along with investigations, he’s handled a number of beats on every section of a newspaper, from sports and features to city desk and business. His work has been recognized by a number of national and regional organizations including Investigate Reporters and Editors, National Headliner, Society of Professional Journalists and the National Newspaper Association.