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:
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Tickets to "Hamilton" are almost impossible to come by. But there is a way, if you know a guy.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
About 40,000 Verizon workers went on strike Wednesday demanding an extension on talks for a new labor contract. The workers are represented by two unions, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and the Communications Workers of America.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Nearly 15,000 workers in New York State may go on strike Wednesday morning unless they reach a last-minute deal with their employer.
Monday, April 11, 2016
New York State will receive $670 million dollars from Goldman Sachs as part of a $5 billion payout by the bank to settle questions over its role in the 2008 financial crisis.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Work on a proposed world-class ice rink is on hold until the developers can show they have raised all the funds the city expects.
Monday, March 28, 2016
Now that the New York legislature has voted to legalize professional mixed martial arts, new business opportunities could open up.
Monday, March 07, 2016
Bonuses declined in 2015, reflecting a sagging stock market and lower profits in the financial sector.
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
A new study suggests women are rapidly making inroads in the business world in New York.
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
New condominium towers of glass and steel are rising in neighborhoods all over the city. The U.S. government is concerned that luxury real estate is vulnerable to money laundering.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
A freedom of information request suggests police have deployed stingrays more than a thousand times since 2008 to intercept phone records in the hunt for suspects.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
At Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn, many students are just beginning to pay attention to the presidential race.
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
And it may get worse, said a professor who studies storm surges.
Monday, February 08, 2016
A mild snowstorm brings high waters to neighborhoods on Jamaica Bay.
Sunday, February 07, 2016
The mayor has a plan to increase safety on construction sites.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
New York and New Jersey saw strong job growth last year.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
On Wednesday, the New York Times' restaurant critic Pete Wells downgraded Thomas Keller's Per Se from four stars to two, shocking some, surprising many, and delighting others.
Thursday, December 31, 2015
People found lots of uses for city-issued ID in the card's first year of existence.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
New York restaurant owners have to pay their workers more starting Dec. 31.
Friday, December 11, 2015
For foreign students from the Muslim world, recent news events in America offer a lot of fodder for conversation with friends and family at home.
Sunday, December 06, 2015
New York gun owners deal with some of the nation's strictest firearms laws, and some say they're okay with that.