Niles Media’s journalism focuses on narrative, investigative and explanatory reporting using words, sounds and data. Owner Hilary Niles also offers project management for journalism and journalism-adjacent pursuits.
Coverage focuses on human rights and economic/community development — especially solutions for overcoming generational poverty — but assignments span a variety of topics.
Peruse the selected portfolio below, and be in touch to discuss your reporting, audio or data needs.
Hilary Niles’ reporting has been published by the Boston Globe, Montreal Gazette, US News, BBC.com, and magazines, newspapers and websites from Vermont to Australia.
Red Flags Preceded Fraud Allegations at Jay Peak | Boston GlobeUS Farmers Go “Natural” for Profits | BBC NewsJay Peak Loses Trust of First EB-5 Investors | VTDiggerU.S. Farmers Go “Natural” for Profits | BBC News
In addition to data acquisition, analysis, visualization and related reporting, Hilary Niles consults with newsrooms to streamline and document their data processes. Primary tools are Excel and Google Sheets, plus SQL, Carto, GitHub and Tableau.