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Host of "StartUp"; CEO and Co-founder of Gimlet Media; Former Producer for Public Radio and Television Best Known for his Work on "This American Life" and "Planet Money"
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Alex Blumberg received a B.A. from Oberlin College and is currently an adjunct professor of journalism at Columbia University. Since 1999 he has been a producer for the public radio show "This American Life," and his stories are regularly featured on the show. Since 2007 he has been an executive producer of the television version of "This American Life."

Prior to "This American Life," he worked as a freelance radio reporter, contributing to "This American Life," the "Savvy Traveller" and Chicago Public Radio. In 2008 he collaborated with National Public Radio economics correspondent Adam Davidson to co-host the "Planet Money" podcast, which posts new episodes twice weekly.

In August 2014, he started Gimlet Media, a podcasting business, the process of which he is documenting in the form of a podcast of its own titled the "Startup Podcast."

Blumberg won the George Polk Award in Radio Reporting for his reporting with Adam Davidson for a May 2008 show titled "The Giant Pool of Money." The piece explained the highly complex chain of events that led to the subprime mortgage crisis by showcasing interviews with participants at each sector of the crisis. The episode was linked widely in the blogosphere and remains one of the show's most-downloaded podcasts.

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