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Manchester podcast company hires chief growth officer Prolific North

Podcast.co has hired a growth manager to evolve its line of production services. Caroline Harleaux comes from Xeim Labs, where she was Business Development Manager. She previously held senior positions at Young Vic and the British Film Institute. “More and more brands are now recognizing the potential of audio content. Podcast listeners regularly stay engaged […]

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Reservoir Joins $ 12 Million Series B Funding Round at Podcast Company Audio Up

Reservoir Media, headquartered in New York City, has invested in audio entertainment company and podcast content production studio Audio Up. As one of the “key contributions” of the recently announced $ 12 million Series B closing by Audio Up, which was led by SiriusXM, Reservoir says its investment will help Audio Up further develop its […]

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Reservoir, SiriusXM Back Podcast Company Increases Volume by $ 12 Million

About a month after signing a “global” administrative agreement with Joni Mitchell, Reservoir (NASDAQ: RSVR) backed audio entertainment and podcast production company Audio Up in a $ 12 million Series B run by SiriusXM. Reservoir recently announced its participation in Audio Up’s multi-million dollar Series B, which debuted last year and has already raised $ […]

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Source magazine founder returns to hip-hop roots with Podcast Company

When Michael Jordan returned to the Chicago Bulls in 1995 after a brief retirement, his return message was short and sweet: “I’m back! Dave Mays was once considered the Michael Jordan of hip-hop publications, and… he’s back! While a 19-year-old sophomore at Harvard, he founded The Source magazine, which started out as a monthly newsletter, […]

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Podcast Company Paradiso Media Completes Series A Funding Round

The French leader in podcast production Paradiso Media has finalized a series A round table to continue its international development, strengthen its workforce and continue to produce more film and television adaptations. Although Paradiso Media did not disclose the amount of the funding round, a source close to the company said a total of 5 […]

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Subscription podcast company Quake raises $ 3.5 million in new funding round

Quake, a subscription podcast company founded by media veterans, has raised an additional $ 3.5 million, Axios has learned. Details: The round was led by Chicago Ventures with the participation of a few individual investors, including Cameo Founder and CEO Steven Galanis and SpotHero Founder and CEO Mark Lawrence. “We are very encouraged by Quake’s […]

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Podcast company Ranieri & Co. announces partnership with Byron Cooke Show

Australian podcast company Ranieri & Co. has announced its performance of The Byron Cooke Show, an independent podcast created by the former co-host of Fox FM’s “Fifi, Fev and Byron”. Cooke’s podcast covers deeper topics such as the toxic culture of the entertainment industry. Cooke said: “The podcast is where the action is now. Leaving […]

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Andrew Kuo and Kareem Rahma launch podcast company SomeFriends – Deadline

Former A + E Networks director Andrew Kuo and former New York Times director Kareem Rahma have started a podcast company to multiply stories by and about people of color in the audio industry. The pair launched SomeFriends, which is backed by investors including Hyphen Capital, media veteran Sean Cohan; James Cole, Jr., AIG Board […]

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James Nesbitt and rugby stars launch podcast company

Actor James Nesbitt and former England rugby stars Mike Tindall and James Haskell are among the co-founders of Folding Pocket, a new multimedia storytelling company. The production company works on original content with platforms such as Spotify, Audible, and Amazon Music. A podcast-led “branding powerhouse”, Folding Pocket uses original programming as the centerpiece for “vibrant […]

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Former UK Deputy GM Matt O’Mara joins podcast company Novel – RadioToday

Matt O’Mara, former CEO of Vice UK, has joined podcast company Novel as director and chief strategy and operations officer. For the past 18 months, he has advised the company on strategy and expansion, recent affairs having seen Novel hire O’Mara on a permanent basis in a leadership role. Sean Glynn, Founder of Novel, said: […]