Ilya Marritz covers business for WNYC and is the host of "The Season."
He was born and raised in Manhattan and lives in Brooklyn. He attended Stuyvesant High School and Wesleyan University, and has also worked as a producer at WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show, a producer at NPR's All Things Considered, a reporter at Radio MultiKulti (sadly now defunct) in Berlin, Germany, and Radio Prague, in the Czech Republic.
Ilya Marritz appears in the following:
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Forty years ago, a series of lightning strikes plunged New York into darkness, leaving residents to find their way home in difficult circumstances. This is one of their stories.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
The family friends who connected Donald Trump, Jr., with a Russian lawyer are Russian-Azerbaijani and have homes in Manhattan and northern New Jersey.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
The White House says it doesn't want leaks. Neither does President Trump's family business.
Friday, June 09, 2017
Long before becoming President, Donald Trump appears to have sold a luxury condo to a Qatari royal.
Monday, June 05, 2017
The colossal mall being planned in the New Jersey Meadowlands could finally become a reality. But there are risks.
Friday, June 02, 2017
The connections between the Trump administration's $110 billion deal with Saudi Arabia and that country's $20 billion investment in a Blackstone infrastructure fund.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Following a scandal, Wells Fargo loses privileges with New York City.
Friday, May 26, 2017
What you find when you dig into the world of Donald Trump and Jared Kushner’s businesses, pension funds, and big-time political fundraisers.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
CIM Group does not have much name recognition, but its ties to the businesses of the President and his son-in-law raise conflict of interest questions.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Business appears to be suffering at the Trump SoHo, with corporate bookings down and turn-down service on the chopping block. Is the president the problem?
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Scheduled to open next year, Empire Outlets will test the idea that discount shopping can bring economic activity to Staten Island.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Two powerful prosecutors look into the former Trump campaign manager's puzzling real estate transactions.
Friday, May 12, 2017
Like many retailers, J. Crew is fighting a mighty foe — the Internet.
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
One lawmaker says it’s time for a new approach
Thursday, April 27, 2017
President Donald Trump is about to hit the one hundred day mark of his presidency, with many of his promises unfulfilled. WNYC and ProPublica found another one.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Seven years after the governor canceled the in-progress ARC Tunnel project, he's now calling for the federal government to come through with funds for the Gateway tunnel project.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
For unionized workers at Bloomingdale's flagship store, it will take more than rallies and inflatable rats to get a better contract.
Monday, April 17, 2017
A mother and father search for answers after the death of their teenage son.
Friday, April 14, 2017
For over a century, the people of Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn have shown their religious devotion with a distinctive procession.
Monday, April 10, 2017
Neighborhoods lose out when construction stalls on cultural institutions.