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Patrick Kerkstra

Verified
Philadelphia
Managing Editor of Digital Content — Philadelphia Daily News, Philadelphia Inquirer
Covers:  urbanism, urban affairs, politics, philadelphia, local government, redevelopment, state government, tax policy

Managing editor of digital content for @phillydotcom, @phillyinquirer and @phillydailynews. Former @Phillymag EIC.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Only ironically.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Hard to top Murphy Brown.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Intelligently and by e-mail.

Awards

Weiss Award for Investigative Journalism

2012 - Investigative Journalism in the Philadelphia Region

Headline of the Year - Geek Awards

2012
"Headline of the Year is a journalism award that honors awesome achievement in covering stories in the local geek scene."