Curt Nickisch serves as WBUR’s Business & Technology Reporter. He strives to tell the best tech, economy and financial stories in ways that both biz-savvy insiders and business neophytes find intriguing and informative.
His start in radio journalism began during Fulbright study in Europe, where he reported for Germany’s international broadcaster. He’s now a regular contributor to NPR and Marketplace. Curt has won various journalism honors, including national Edward R. Murrow and Scripps Howard Radio Awards.
BOSTON — A Chelsea biotech drug company, which developed a Parkinson’s disease drug, is ditching Wall Street for deeper pockets up the road in Ardsley, N.Y.
BOSTON — The elaborate 18th century vase is believed to have been commissioned by the Qianlong Emporer, an important historical and political figure in China.
BOSTON — Everett celebrates after Wynn Resorts wins the Greater Boston casino competition, while Revere officials express disappointment over Mohegan Sun’s loss.
BOSTON — The ruling means Tesla can continue to sell its electric cars directly to consumers, rather than through franchise dealerships.
WOBURN, Mass. — In a relatively heated primary race, Marian Ryan defeated lawyer Michael Sullivan.
Fisher says if he were elected governor, he would sell his metal fabrication company in Auburn to focus on being general manager of the commonwealth.
BOSTON — The Market Basket worker victory may portend new ways for labor to organize in the Internet Age.
BOSTON — Arthur T. Demoulas may be back on the job, but the walkout and boycott has put Market Basket in a very different financial position. One expert says that “almost certainly means belt-tightening.”
BOSTON — The long-feuding Demoulas family has agreed to sell the majority stake of the regional supermarket chain to Arthur T. Demoulas.
BOSTON — The Market Basket standoff continues without resolution. Shareholders have still not reached a deal to sell the supermarket chain to former CEO Arthur T. Demoulas.
BOSTON — Researchers at the Broad Institute in Cambridge plan to use Ted Stanley’s donation to catalog all the genetic variations that contribute to severe psychiatric disorders.
The on-demand car ride company is taking to the waters of Boston Harbor to try out water taxi service.
When the photo was snapped, the first rush had passed. The medical professionals didn’t know that another 24 patients were on their way.
BOSTON — The Republican potentially has a rare chance to get right back on the horse that bucked him off.
Sen. Scott Brown has filed legislation in the Senate that could change the way startups are funded.