William T. Gibbs
William was appointed the managing editor effective May 1, 2015. He joined the Coin World editorial staff in 1976 as an assistant editor for "Collectors' Clearinghouse" and later became a senior staff writer before being appointed news editor. As managing editor, he manages the day-to-day editorial operations for Coin World, both print and online, and leads the editorial staff. He also serves as chief copy editor for all Coin World publications, including for all books published by Coin World since 1985. He has been project editor of mulitple editions of the Coin World Almanac. Bill began collecting coins at the age of 10 and soon discovered Coin World. As a teen interested in numismatics and journalism, he identified a writing position on the staff of Coin World as a dream job, which was realized shortly after he graduated from Bowling Green State University with a major in journalism. He collects store cards and medals depicting Adm. George Dewey of Spanish-American War fame.Visit one of our other blogs:
Mint to issue another Reverse Proof coin
The Mint has announced another Reverse Proof coin to join the 2014-W Kennedy half dollar and other coins with the same finish. The Reverse Proof coin will be a 2015-P Roosevelt dime. Images of the dime are unavailable at this time.
Mint caught the collector community off-guard Feb. 6 when it announced
that it would be issuing two special 2015 Roosevelt silver dimes as
part of a set to contain a Proof 2015-W March of Dimes silver
- A 2006-W American Eagle 1-ounce gold $50 coin.
- A 2006-P American Eagle silver dollar.
- A 2007-W American Eagle half-ounce platinum $50 coin.
- A 2011-P American Eagle silver dollar.
- A 2012-S American Eagle silver dollar.
- A 2013-W American Eagle silver dollar.
- A 2013-W American Buffalo 1-ounce gold $50 coin.
- A 2014-W Kennedy silver half dollar.
Philadelphia Mint strikes silver American Eagle bullion coins for first time since series' 1986 debut
'Sons of Liberty' TV mini-series misses the mark when it comes to Colonial coins
Several 2015 U.S. Marshals Service commemorative coins already 'out of stock’
Kennedy half dollar sales begin Feb. 12 for 200-coin mixed bags and two-roll sets from U.S. Mint
Former U.S. Mint Director Ed Moy now sits on the board of a Bitcoin integration company
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