International Business Times Hires Award-Winning Investigative Journalist Murray Waas

04 May, 2015, 09:15 ET from IBT Media

NEW YORK, May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- International Business Times, a digital global news publication, today announced that prize-winning journalist Murray Waas is joining the newsroom as Senior Investigative Reporter. He will continue to be based out of Washington, D.C. but will report from across the country.

In his new role with International Business Times, Waas will focus on investigative reporting on business and politics. Waas previously worked as an investigative editor for VICE, an investigative reporter for Reuters and National Correspondent for National Journal. His work has also appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Los Angeles Times and The Boston Globe among other publications.

Waas was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize, and has won Harvard University's Goldsmith Prize, the Society of Professional Journalists' Award for Depth Reporting, and the Barlett & Steele Business Investigative Journalism Award. He was also a fellow with the Alicia Patterson Foundation.

"We are thrilled to add Murray's extraordinary digging and storytelling skills to our growing team of investigative reporters. Combined with the prize-winning work of David Sirota, Murray substantially enhances our status as a leading source of journalism at the intersection of Wall Street and the government," said Peter S. Goodman, Global Editor-in-Chief of International Business Times.

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About International Business Times
International Business Times is a digital global news publication that provides comprehensive coverage and analysis of the most important business, economic, political and technological issues around the world. It reaches over 55 million people every month in seven global editions and four different languages. International Business Times is owned by IBT Media. For more information, visit: ibtimes.com or corp.ibt.com

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