Dan Gainor

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Vice President for Business and Culture


Dan Gainor, The Boone Pickens Free Market Fellow and Vice President for Business and Culture for the Media Research Center, is a veteran editor with two decades’ experience in print and online media. He has served as an editor at several newspapers including The Washington Times and The Baltimore News-American. Mr. Gainor also has extensive experience in online publishing – holding the position of managing editor for CQ.com, the Web site of Congressional Quarterly, and executive editor for ChangeWave, published by Phillips International. He has worked in financial publishing in his last two positions, launching new services for ChangeWave and Agora Inc. Mr. Gainor holds an MBA from the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business and a master’s in publications design from the University of Baltimore. As an undergraduate, he majored in political science and history at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. Mr. Gainor volunteers as a media and issues speaker with the Close-Up Foundation.

Latest from Dan Gainor

Billion-Dollar Scandal Not Ready for Prime Time


Report criticizes National Sleep Foundation for drug industry financing, but ignores backing for Public Citizen, as well as its own advertisements.


Reporter Miles OBrien presented viewers with a one-sided story that only a Kyoto supporter could love


CBS sets its sights on Grand Theft Auto for a broadcast beatdown that promoted another multi-million-dollar lawsuit.


The Eye On America segment took a look at teens hooked on tanning and, instead, spied a doctor campaigning against the whole idea of tanning.


CBS Evening News tried to shine some light on the tanning industry last night, but ended up simply showing their anti-business bias.


Despite the Washington Posts skewed reporting on climate change, it let slip a major point: that the treaty is feel-good legislation designed to tax the industrialized world to fund development in the third world.


Times Gives Chile Savings Plan the Cold Shoulder


Times Changes its Hole Position on Ozone Layer


A Beef with the Media Over Obesity Bias


Big Media Continue Skewing Obesity Debate (May-October 2004)


Big Media Continue Skewing Obesity Debate (May-October 2004)


TVs Global Warming Coverage Hides Cost Of Kyoto Treaty


TVs Global Warming Coverage Hides Cost Of Kyoto Treaty


Economic Conditions Portrayed as Positive During Clinton Presented as Negative for Bush


Economic Conditions Portrayed as Positive During Clinton Presented as Negative for Bush


The food police are looking to take a healthy bite out of corporate America.


Former New England Journal of Medicine Editor Marcia Angell is promoting her new book attacking the pharmaceutical industry and urging added government regulations at the same time.


Big Medias Role In Covering And Promoting the Obesity Debate


Big Medias Role In Covering And Promoting the Obesity Debate