Joe Mahoney is the National Assigning Editor for Visuals at iPondr.

Mahoney was a staff photographer and Director of Multimedia for the Rocky Mountain News in Denver for a decade. In 2000 and 2003, he was part of the photo teams at the News that won Pulitzer Prizes for Breaking News Photography.

After the paper closed, he helped form the investigative news start-up, I-News, and later became the Director of Multimedia for the PBS affiliate in Denver when they merged. Mahoney started his career with the Associated Press.

He and his family live in Colorado with Shiloh the Wonder Dog and spend too much time playing hockey.


All Stories by Joe Mahoney

May 4, 2022

Why is workplace DEI important?

Ineffective diversity, equity and inclusion was cited as a key contributor to so-called ‘Toxic Culture’, acknowledged by researchers as the biggest driver behind the massive quit rates that drove The Great Resignation. Though they are part of the DEI solution, women and diverse workers were most affected by poor workplace culture. In this video, we’ll hear what research says about DEI, why this matters to you and how empathy can unlock a better result in the workplace.

December 8, 2021

Exploring the subtle — and explicit — demands to cover

For many years, New York University constitutional law professor Kenji Yoshino has been examining the practice of covering and the spectrum of demands that comes with the pressure to conform.

November 3, 2021

The little station that could

KRZA-FM in Alamosa, Colo., bucks radio trends with live, local program hosts, an eclectic format and forging close ties to the region.

October 27, 2021

Don't worry. Be happy.

There’s nothing wrong with seeking joy, pleasure and contentment until there is. How does an unrelenting pursuit of happiness affect us?

October 13, 2021

Don't turn away the goat

Throwing powder towards the sky, kissing a necklace, wearing a favorite jersey — these are just a few of the superstitions or rituals athletes, coaches and fans incorporate on game days.