Meena Thiruvengadam is the business channel manager for Digital First Media's Project Thunderdome. She joined the company in May 2013 to launch a non-local business news channel to serve Digital First Media's news websites.
Before joining Digital First Media, Meena covered economic and financial news for Dow Jones Newswires and The Wall Street Journal in Washington, D.C., where she wrote extensively about the global financial crisis and the bailouts of America's largest banks. She also worked for the San Antonio Express-News where she covered local and regional business, crime and courts and lifestyle topics and made regular live television appearances on a local CBS station.
Meena also has worked as a freelance journalist contributing to publications across the U.S. and once appeared in a History Channel documentary on migration statistics.