Charlie Meyerson on Muck Rack

Charlie Meyerson

Chicago area
Vice President of Editorial & Development, Rivet Radio
Covers:  Arts and entertainment, pop culture, media, politics, chicago, social media, technology, consumerism, science proprietor, Rivet Radio VP/editorial, Meyerson Strategy lead, Roosevelt U adjunct prof. Ex: WXRT/CBS, Chicago Tribune, WGN-AM.

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Charlie Meyerson, founding head of news at startup Rivet Radio, has devoted a career in Chicago to connecting great journalism with growing audiences -- online, on air, in print. He's the winner of a national 2016 Edward R. Murrow Award for online audio investigative reporting -- the latest of do...

Why did you become a journalist?

In junior high school, writing for the student newspaper.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

A commitment to truth and justice.

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

Yes, I did. Reporter, features editor, editorial page editor.