Public Radio International

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Public Radio International (PRI) was an American public radio organization. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, PRI provided programming to over 850 public radio stations in the United States.

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Public Radio International
FormerlyAmerican Public Radio
TypePublic radio network
FoundedApril 15, 1983; 40 years ago (1983-04-15)
FounderWilliam Hugh Kling
Defunct2019; 4 years ago (2019)
FateMerged into Public Radio Exchange
HeadquartersMinneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.
Area served
United States
Key people
  • Marguerite Hoffman (Chairman)
  • Alisa Miller (President and CEO)
Revenue16,134,095 United States dollar (2017) Edit this on Wikidata
ParentWGBH Educational Foundation (2012–2018) (Now redirects to The World website)

PRI was one of the main providers of programming for public radio stations in the US, alongside National Public Radio, American Public Media and the Public Radio Exchange.[1] PRI merged with the Public Radio Exchange in 2018.