Founder, Haitian Times
Co-Founder, City University of New York's Center for Community and Ethnic Media
Garry Pierre-Pierre is a photographer, Pulitzer-prize winning, multimedia and entrepreneurial journalist. In 1999 he left the New York Times to launch the Haitian Times, a New York-based English-language weekly publication serving the Haitian Diaspora. In 2012, the Haitian Times morphed into an online-only publication. He is also the co-founder of the City University Graduate School of Journalism ‘s Center for Community and Ethnic Media and the co-host of the show Independent Sources on CUNY TV.
A native of Haiti, Pierre-Pierre is the author of “30 Seconds… The Quake that destroyed Haiti”, a book of photography that illustrates the wreckage of the January 2010 earthquake across Haiti.