Troian joins CBC Podcasts as a producer

Martha Troian has joined CBC Podcasts as a producer. Previously, she was a self-employed investigative journalist. Troian has done a lot of freelance work, contributing to publications including Vice, The Globe and Mail, CBC, The Tyee, Open Canada, APTN National News, Today’s Parent and more. Troian has a B.A. from Lakehead University and a master’s […]

TheNewswire.com seeks a podcaster

TheNewswire.com / MarketRadio is seeking an ambitious business-oriented Podcaster who brings their own audience, but who is looking to dramatically expand his / her listenership. Format of the program is 6-8 minute telephone Q & A (no makeup required) of CEO’s from inherently unique and newsworthy companies (both public and private). Interviews will be packaged to run within press […]

Carreyrou to start podcast on Theranos trial

Former Wall Street Journal reporter John Carreyrou, who wrote the book “Bad Blood” about the fall of Theranos and founder Elizabeth Holmes, is launching a podcast to air during her upcoming trial. The first two episodes will air on Aug. 26, a few days before jury selection begins. “It’s the last chapter of a saga that […]

WSJ seeks a senior editor for The Journal podcast

The Wall Street Journal is looking for an experienced narrative audio journalist to serve as senior editor for The Journal podcast, a collaboration with Gimlet Media. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about journalism and narrative audio editing. In this editorial leadership role, you will guide production from its initial idea to a final, […]

How the WSJ podcast takes deep reporting to new audiences

The Women In newsletter from The Wall Street Journal interviewed Kate Linebaugh, co-host and executive editor of “The Journal” podcast, about her career. Here is an excerpt: WSJ: How did you get the job? KL: I had worked at the WSJ for a good long time when this opportunity came up. It felt like an […]

Bloomberg Media strikes podcast deal with iHeart Media

Bloomberg Media has struck an exclusive deal to co-produce and distribute audio series with iHeartMedia, reports Peter White of Deadline. White reports, “The agreement will see the two companies team up on a dozen new original podcasts over the next three years. “It will also include the distribution of Bloomberg Media’s existing slate of over 20 podcasts through […]

Bloomberg Technology launches “Foundering” podcast

Bloomberg’s technology team is launching a new podcast series Thursday called “Foundering.” Each season, “Foundering” brings listeners inside a different high-stakes drama from Silicon Valley and around the world.  Bloomberg Technology reporter Shelly Banjo tracks the rise of TikTok by taking listeners inside the mysterious Chinese mega-startup behind the phenomenon and the political hysteria that […]

NFL, iHeartMedia partnering to launch podcast network

NFL and iHeartMedia are teaming up to launch a new podcast network with podcasts being produced by the league’s media division and distributed by iHeartMedia. The two will also collaborate on producing and distributing podcasts currently in the works with each also producing their own podcasts. “This really gets us into the podcasts space, where […]

Bloomberg Law starts “On the Merits” podcast

Bloomberg Law announced Tuesday the debut of “On The Merits,” a weekly podcast that focuses on the biggest legal stories of the week. Episodes of “On The Merits” explored the emergency changes made to state bar exams in response to the pandemic, the push to increase the minimum wage for tipped workers, and how states […]

iHeartMedia set to acquire Triton Digital

iHeartMedia, the leading audio company in America and the number 1 podcast publisher globally has entered into an agreement with The E.W. Scripps Company to acquire Triton Digital®, the global technology and services leader to the digital audio and podcast industry. With the buyout, iHeartMedia will be able to offer audio content to producers and […]