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Lia Petridis Maiello
Journalist and editor
Lia Petridis Maiello is a journalist, editor and TV producer.
Her work appeared in die tageszeitung, der freitag, Badische Zeitung, Deutsche Welle, Financial Times Germany and ARD - German TV, ZDF - German TV, WBAI radio, Amsterdam News, Women's Media Center, Aufbau and New Yorker Staatszeitung.
She holds an MA degree from the German University of Bielefeld and has also studied in Pisa, Italy. Since her move to New York City in 2004, she has worked as a journalist for print, online, radio and TV outlets, as well as web-editor for an Internet Start Up, Wall Street Correspondent during the Financial Crisis, TV producer for Germany's two largest public TV stations, ARD and ZDF, the Press Liaison for a Congressional Campaign in New York City and served as a Media Consultant at a United Nations based Non-Governmental-Organization (NGO).
Lia is currently co-producing the documentary Bad Boys by New York's TV host and filmmaker, Mike Sargent. In summer 2015 she successfully completed a certificate in Integrated Communications at New York University (NYU).