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

Recent college grads rate best places to work

Graduating this month or know someone who is? A list of the best places to work might help. With the economy recovering, but still shaky, and the...
Posted In: college grads, Jobs

Verizon, Google team up on new tablet computer

Verizon and Google are teaming up to work on creating a new tablet computer that can compete with Apple's iPad....
Posted In: Google, Verizon

Playboy to launch work-friendly website

You say you're just interested in the articles, right? Well, now Playboy is launching a website that's safe for work - which should make office...
Posted In: Playboy

Detroit ads poke fun of image

An upcoming Mensa convention is being promoted with the slogan: "Who's the genius who picked Detroit?" But the group behind the slogan might...
Posted In: Detroit

JetBlue offers $10 flight deals

Low-cost carrier JetBlue is celebrating a decade of service by offering an online exclusive - flights for $10 on all remaining seats on U.S....
Posted In: JetBlue

Coke has high hopes for Freestyle machines

Coca-Cola is counting on new high-tech soda fountains to boost soft-drink sales. The new fountains deliver 104 different flavors to users....
Posted In: Coca-cola

Nestle chairman says philanthropy misuses funds

Nestle SA Chairman Peter Brabeck-Letmathe isn't too keen on corporate philanthropy because it misuses shareholders' money....
Posted In: Nestle

Freddie Mac seeks $10.6 billion in aid

Freddie Mac is seeking $10.6 billion from the government after posting a big quarterly loss....
Posted In: Freddie Mac

Site brings Apple lovers together

Are you consistently spending time trying to figure out how to multitask on your iPhone? Does Steve Jobs set your heart aflutter? Well, now you can...
Posted In: apple

Are you Facebook friends with your parents?

Status update: Have you gotten a friend request from your mom or dad?...
Posted In: Facebook


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