Dave Shaw joined the Scripps Washington Bureau in 2016 as its first executive producer for podcasts and on-demand audio. At Scripps, his focus is news and information podcasts, and he’s leading a reinvention of DecodeDC, a weekly show about how politics affects people’s lives. His other projects include the David Gregory Show, as well as the new season of First Day Back, recently named one of Vulture’s “20 Great Podcasts Under 25 Minutes Long.”
Dave’s previous professional stops include WBUR in Boston, The New York Times, and APM’s Marketplace, where he was the Washington bureau chief. Dave was the editor for Marketplace’s Codebreaker podcast, which debuted at No. 8 on the iTunes top charts in 2015 and won honors as best technology show from the Academy of Podcasters in 2016.
Dave is an alumni of Boston University and teaches at the school’s D.C. campus.