Benjamin Max Gottlieb is an Emmy award-winning reporter and host based in Los Angeles, California.
He currently covers business for the NPR affiliate, KCRW Public Radio with an emphasis on immigrant-run enterprises, entrepreneurship and innovation. He is also an adjunct professor of journalism at both Loyola Marymount University (LMU) and Cal State University, Northridge where he teaches broadcast reporting, recording and editing audio, podcasting and web design for journalists.
Benjamin has visited more than 40 different countries for both work and pleasure.
He has been awarded several reporting grants, including the Knight Foundation grant for Religion Reporting in Northern India and was a Korea fellow with the East-West Center.