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

California faces more budget cuts

The state of California is receiving much less in revenue this year than it projected.
Posted In: state budget, Jerry Brown

Executives part their hair on the right (and other tips)

A recent poll out by CareerBuilder shows what kind of suits, beverages and even cars that top executives around the country prefer.
Posted In: executives, business, career advice

Police tear down Occupy Wall Street camp

Occupy Wall Street protesters were evicted from Zuccotti Park this morning, and police began to tear down tents and dispose of belongings.
Posted In: Occupy Wall Street

Iraq Stock Exchange tries to diversify from oil

Iraq's stock market -- like the rest of the country -- prepares for life in 2012, after U.S. forces withdraw from the country.
Posted In: Iraq, stock market

Retail analysts say consumers are dipping into savings

NPD Group analyst Marshall Cohen says if debt deal isn't reached, consumers could pull back because of "distractions." But consumers will shop early -- and online.
Posted In: Retail, consumer spending

Occupy protesters say morning was 'cat and mouse'

Occupy Wall Street protester David Scorca believes the police action will help energize the movement, not end it.
Posted In: Occupy Wall Street

Germany should tap European Central Bank, critics say

Germany is the biggest economy in Europe and is picking up a the largest portion of the Euro crisis tab, but some critics say it should do more.
Posted In: Germany

How is Europe affecting the rental car business?

Hertz CEO Mark Frissora discusses what his rental-car company is expecting this holiday season, and the impact that Europe's debit crisis is having on the company's bottom line.
Posted In: Hertz, rental car, Mark Frissora

The 10 Most Shopaholic Cities

With signs consumer spending is making a bit of a rebound, the website called Bundle did a little analysis. Which U.S. cities are the biggest fo...
Posted In: Retail, shopping

U.S. leads the world in GDP, but not in other measures

According to a measure called the Human Development Index, America ranks lower than other developed countries -- especially when it comes to the wealth gap.
Posted In: Economy


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