Full name

Daniel M. Freed


Chicago, IL


Mr. Freed is a nonfiction TV producer and writer with nearly 15 years experience covering a wide variety of topics across multiple platforms.

He is currently working for Bill Kurtis Productions, writing and producing his twelfth episode of CNBC’s long-running financial crime documentary series, American Greed.

Prior to his work on this and other CNBC long form projects, Mr. Freed was supervising producer of infoMania, a half-hour weekly program airing on Current TV, Al Gore’s Emmy Award-winning cable network.

Mr. Freed is a former print journalist whose work has appeared in papers ranging from the “Los Angeles Times” to the “Point Reyes Light.”

A graduate of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, Mr. Freed now lives in Chicago with his wife and son.