PRI (Public Radio International), a leading creator and curator of award-winning journalism and storytelling, and PRX, a company focused on cutting-edge content and audio technology, announced today that they are merging. Public Media Company will facilitate and finalize the merger in the fall of 2018.

The new public media company will support the next generation of creatives, aiming to serve listeners who demand the highest-quality content.

The combined organization is poised to increase the reach and influence of one of the most far-ranging content portfolios in public media by prioritizing signature shows, training new talent, and building state-of-the-art technology and will reach more than 28.5 million listeners and users each month across broadcast and web and have 56 million monthly podcast downloads.

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