Manoush Zomorodi is the host and managing editor of WNYC’s New Tech City, a public radio show that explores how technology is changing the way we live.
New Tech City recently entered the “Top 10 Podcasts” rankings on iTunes, taking the #1 slot in the Tech category with its stories and investigations into how the digital age is altering our brains, relationships, and values.
Manoush was awarded Best Host by the Alliance for Women in Media in 2014. She also won three NY Press Club awards for her reporting and was nominated for an AP Broadcast award.
A graduate of Georgetown University, Manoush produced and reported for BBC News from 1995-2005, with postings in Washington, Berlin, Brussels, and New York. She worked as a freelance reporter and anchor for Thomson Reuters Television in New York from 2006-2010.
Manoush is the author of Camera Ready: How to Present Your Best Self and Ideas On Air or Online, one of the top-selling journalism ebooks on Amazon. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, NY1 reporter and anchor Josh Robin, and their two kids.
Oh, and the name? It’s pronounced mah-NOOSH zom-or-ROAD-ee.
She is half-Persian, half-Swiss but all New York.
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