TheGrio.com, now independently owned, is the first video-centric news community site devoted to providing African-Americans with stories and perspectives that appeal to them but are underrepresented in existing national news outlets. TheGrio features aggregated and original video packages, news articles, and blogs on topics from breaking news, politics, health, business, and entertainment, which concern its niche audience.
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TheGrio is brought to you by the production team that brought you the documentary film, Meeting David Wilson.
The goal of TheGrio is to be the news portal that satisfies the desire of African-Americans to stay informed and connected with their community. TheGrio’s editorial mandate is to focus on news and events that have a unique interest and/or pronounced impact within the national African Americans audience.
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David Wilson, Executive Editor
Todd Johnson, Acting Managing Editor
Chris Witherspoon, Entertainment Editor
Dan Woolsey, Director of Operations
Carrie Healey, Associate Producer
Blue Telusma, Senior Writer