Tony Ganzer

Tony Ganzer is an award-winning radio journalist now working as host and reporter for ideastream, Cleveland’s public media enterprise.

Tony Ganzer is an award-winning radio journalist now working as host and reporter for ideastream, Cleveland’s public media enterprise. 

Previously he was a Zurich-based correspondent for the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation’s English-language service World Radio Switzerland.

He has reported about a Swiss-Egyptian in revolutionary Cairo; the future of Swiss banks; and the reality of Swiss gun control, among other things. 

He also had a stint as a public radio producer/reporter in Phoenix, covering everything from Buddhist prayer amplifiers to immigration.

Ganzer holds a M.A. in International Relations and World Order (with Merit) from the University of Leicester. 

He's received both the Arthur F. Burns journalism fellowship, and the Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship for young American leaders.

He speaks fluent German and a bit of French on a good day.