September 29, 2016 8:41 PM ET


Company Overview of Public Radio International, Inc.

Company Overview

Public Radio International, Inc., a public radio network, engages in producing, acquiring, and distributing radio content for customers in the United States. It offers its services through radio stations, pod casts, Websites, and mobile phones. The company was formerly known as American Public Radio and changed its name to Public Radio International, Inc. in July 1994. Public Radio International, Inc. was incorporated in 1983 and is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. As of July 26, 2012, Public Radio International, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of WGBH Radio and Television.

100 North Sixth Street

Suite 900A

Minneapolis, MN 55403

United States

Founded in 1983





Key Executives for Public Radio International, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Executive Vice President of Strategy and Operations
Senior Vice President of PRI Content
Senior Vice President of Development Resources
Treasurer and Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Public Radio International, Inc. Key Developments

Public Radio International, Inc. Appoints Michael Isip to Board of Directors

Public Radio International (PRI) announced that Michael Isip has been named to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Isip is Chief Content Officer at KQED/San Francisco. As KQED "Editor in Chief" Isip is responsible for the overall strategic planning and development of all content acquired, curated, produced or presented for KQED audiences on television, radio, online and mobile platforms.

Public Radio International Appoints Alison P. Ranney to its Board of Directors

Public Radio International (PRI) announced the appointment of Alison P. Ranney to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ranney leads the Chicago office of Koya Leadership Partners. She has a decade of experience in executive search with Koya and the global recruiting firm Russell Reynolds Associates. She served on the Board of Directors for Chicago Public Media/WBEZ for 12 years and was Chair of its recent successful CEO Search Committee. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Goodman Theatre and the Donors Forum of Illinois.

Rivet Radio Launches Public Radio International and Radio New Zealand Partnerships

Rivet Radio announced it will be adding content from both Public Radio International (PRI) and Radio New Zealand. The two networks join Rivet's global initiative to deliver news and feature stories that follow the sun, providing listeners with up-to-the-minute content relevant to where and who they are through Rivet's personalized, on-demand feeds.

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