TechCrunch hires Loconsolo as podcast producer

Theresa Loconsolo has been hired by TechCrunch to help produce its Equity Podcast. She has been at Creative Circle as an audio producer for its interview format podcast “Learning Together.” Loconsolo also was creative service director for four radio stations, writing copy, voicing and producing commercials. She is a graduate of Monmouth University.

Bloomberg seeks a podcast producer in Hong Kong

Bloomberg News is the biggest financial and business news organization in the world. We lead the way in breaking news and providing analysis on financial markets, from intraday coverage through in-depth features. We are known for our quality, accuracy and ability to deliver news investors can use. It’s what keeps us inventing and re-inventing, all […]

The FT is starting a podcast on work

The Financial Times has launched “Working It,” a weekly podcast about the future of work, hosted by Isabel Berwick, the FT’s work and career editor. Episodes will appear on Wednesdays. “Working It” covers the big ideas and emerging trends shaping the workplace , from the gig economy and side hustles to corporate wellness and hybrid […]

Biz journalist Nocera partners with podcast company

Former Bloomberg Opinion and New York Times business columnist Joe Nocera has joined a new podcast and IP pipeline Blanchard House, reports K.J. Yossman of Variety. Yossman reports, “The company has already secured $1 million seed investment and set up a partnership with ‘The Shrink Next Door‘ podcast journalist and presenter Joe Nocera. Nocera will host some of the […]

WSJ hires Baxter to be editor of “The Journal” podcast

The Wall Street Journal has hired Annie Baxter to be an editor for “The Journal” podcast. Baxter previously was at American Public Media’s “Marketplace” radio show. She spent the last four years as a senior producer and editor. She was also a reporter for the show focusing on food and agriculture. Baxter also worked for Minnesota Public […] launches “Best New Ideas” podcast’s new podcast, co-hosted by editor in chief Jeremy Olshan and economist Stephanie Kelton launched Thursday. “Best New Ideas in Money” aims to explore ways money can actually be a force for good in the world. Olshan and Kelton will talk to leaders in business, tech, finance and government about the next phase of money’s evolution, […]

Quartz is getting back into the podcast business

Business news publisher Quartz announced the launch of a free, weekly podcast called Obsession that will premiere Oct. 12 and signals its foray back into podcasting, reports Mark Stenberg of Adweek. Stenberg writes, “Based both on its signature Obsession newsletter and the Quartz habit of structuring its content into verticals called Obsessions, the 20-minute podcast will explore […]