Norman Bell was the editor of the Hartford Business Journal. He currently serves as a freelancer out of Las Vegas. Norm joined the HBJ in 2010. Previously, he was editor of the Silicon Valley Business Journal in San Jose, Calif. Norman has an undergraduate degree from McGill University in Montreal and a master’s from Union College in Schenectady, N.Y. He was named a Jefferson Fellow by the East-West Center in Honolulu. His editorial honors include awards from the New Mexico Press Association and California Newspaper Publishers Association.