Steve Chiotakis was a host of Marketplace Morning Report until January 2012

Chiotakis’ award-winning career began after finishing high school in the late 80s. He started at a country radio station in Birmingham, Alabama, moving around the state  progressing to public radio at WBHM. Chiotakis has experience serving as news anchor, reporter and news director. His reporting has been featured on CBS Radio, NBC, CBC, the BBC and NPR.

Chiotakis has been honored by The Public Radio News Directors, Incorporated more than a half dozen times with awards for feature reporting, writing and call-in show. In 2001, Chiotakis was a recipient of the prestigious national Edward R. Murrow Award for writing.


Features by Steve Chiotakis

Who's benefiting from a payroll tax cut?

Fortune Magazine's Allan Sloan explains the payroll tax cut, and who is benefiting the most from them.
Posted In: payroll tax

White House economist Alan Krueger on latest jobs report

America's unemployment rate for the month of November fell to 8.6 percent. We have reaction from a leading White House economist.
Posted In: Jobs, Unemployment, white house

Mid-day Extra: What the U.S. gives up for vacation

A recent report says that Americans gave up $34.3 billion worth of vacation days this year.
Posted In: vacation days, vacation

Mid-day Extra: Are cheaters more creative?

A new study suggests that creative-minded people might also be more likely to cheat -- and find a good reason for it after the fact.
Posted In: undefined

The next steps for American Airlines

The parent company of American Airlines filed bankruptcy today, but what does that mean for customers and employees in the near future?
Posted In: American Airlines, bankruptcy

How Henry Paulson may have tipped hedge funds

Reporter Richard Teitelbaum discusses U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and information given in advance to hedge fund managers on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac interventions.
Posted In: treasury secretary, insider trading, Henry Paulson

American Airlines after Chapter 11

Airline travel analyst George Hobica discusses American Airlines' legacy and future in light of its bankruptcy filings.
Posted In: American Airlines, bankruptcy, Mergers and Acquisitions

Mid-day Extra: Victoria's (not so) Secret branding

Tonight, the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show airs on TV. What does the company gain by putting on such a show?
Posted In: retail sales, holiday shopping, Victoria's Secret

NBA reaches tentative deal

After months of deadlock, the National Basketball Association has reached a deal to begin the season on Christmas.
Posted In: basketball, NBA

Mid-day Extra: Cyber Monday goes mobile

Today is Cyber Monday, and it follows on the tails of a very promising Black Friday sales weekend. But what do customers, and companies, have to lose from the surge in mobile shopping?
Posted In: retail sales, holiday shopping, Cyber Monday, Black Friday


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