Roger Crockett is the Chicago deputy bureau manager for BusinessWeek, a position he assumed in 2006. He is responsible for covering telecommunications and technology, the Internet and e-commerce, and race and cultural issues in business. Previously, he was a Chicago correspondent. Prior to BusinessWeek, Crockett was the technology and telecom reporter for The Oregonian, covered the cereal industry for The Battle Creek Enquirer in Michigan, and was a reporter/researcher at Newsweek. Crockett is a graduate of UCLA and the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism.