Daryl Paranada is the associate web producer for Marketplace, overseeing all daily website content and production, as well as producing multimedia features and special projects. He also films, edits, and produces the popular economic explainer video series, Marketplace Whiteboard, hosted by Paddy Hirsch. Paranada's multimedia work has been featured via Marketplace Money collaborations with The New York Times, the Marketplace Minute as well as projects like “Lot 354: Anatomy of the Housing Crisis,” and “Bailout: Follow the Money,” a special report tracking the disbursement and repayment of government bailout funds.

Paranada joined Marketplace in 2008 during the height of the financial crisis and has worked with every Marketplace program. Prior to Marketplace, he wrote and reported for diverse news organizations such as Mother Jones, Los Angeles CityBeat, The Huffington Post, Us Weekly and The Cape Argus Tonight in South Africa. Paranada has also worked closely with students as an editorial assistant at the Constitutional Rights Foundation and a volunteer at the nonprofit writing and tutoring center 826LA. Paranada reported on the 2008 presidential election through a News21 fellowship from the Carnegie Corporation and Knight Foundation. He also participated in the 2010 Fulbright Berlin Capital Program, which enabled him to partake in a series of seminars and visits to German media, political and cultural institutions.  

He holds a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Southern California and bachelor’s degrees in English and communications from the University of California, Davis. A native of Vallejo, Calif., Paranada currently resides in Los Angeles where he enjoys playing tennis, listening to music and traveling.

Features By Daryl Paranada



The Tex-Mex Grill and Backyard Barbacoa Cookbook

Title: The Tex-Mex Grill and Backyard Barbacoa Cookbook Author: Robb Walsh Publisher: Ten Speed Press Type: Non Fiction Released: May 11, 201...
Posted In: Robb Walsh

Winner-Take-All Politics

Title: Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer--and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class Author: Paul Pierson and Jacob S. ...
Posted In: Jacob S. Hacker, Paul Pierson

Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work

Title: Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work Author: Edwidge Danticat Publisher: Princeton University Press Type: Non Fiction Rele...
Posted In: Edwidge Danticat

Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived in That House

Title: Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived in That House Author: Meghan Daum Publisher: Knopf Type: Non Fiction Released: May 4, 2010 Length: 2...
Posted In: Meghan Daum

The Routes of Man

Author Ted Conover on the impact of roads Title: The Routes of Man: How Roads Are Changing the World and the Way We Live Today Author: Ted Cono...
Posted In: Ted Conover

The Value of Primary Care

by Richard Baron, MD, MACP...
Posted In: dr. richard j. baron, health care, primary care

Level Your Health Care Playing Field

by David Nash, MD, MBA...
Posted In: dr. david nash, health care

5 Ways to Save Money on Staying Healthy

by Dr. Shantanu Nundy, MD...
Posted In: dr. shantanu nundy, healthcare, preventive health


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