Marco is a junior business journalism major at UNC with a passion for reporting. Marco began his reporting career on the university desk of The Daily Tar Heel as a first-year in 2017. Since then he has moved up to the role of senior writer and has written several front-page stories.
During his junior year Marco wrote business news stories about executive compensation, investments and seed funding for business journalism professor Chris Roush’s North Carolina Business News Wire.
Marco is currently an intern at GrepBeat, a media organization based in Durham that covers startups and innovation in the Triangle. As a reporter for GrepBeat, Marco has interviewed more than a dozen tech startup CEOs and has focused on bringing attention to founders of color.
This summer, Marco will work as a reporting intern on the business desk at The Charlotte Observer.