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Sister supports the podcast company of the creators of “The Clearing”, “Tabloid”

Sister supports a new podcast studio called Campside Media. The company is the product of some of the most influential forces in podcasting. It was founded by Josh Dean (“The Clearing”), Vanessa Grigoriadis (“Tabloid: The Making Of Ivanka Trump”), Matthew Shaer (“Over My Dead Body”) and writer / producer Adam Hoff. The new network has […]

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Richard Plepler invests in Luminary and joins the Board of Directors of Podcast Company

Richard Plepler has jumped on the podcast bandwagon. The former HBO CEO invested in Luminary Media, a podcast subscription service, and served on its board. Plepler has acquired a minority stake in Luminary, according to sources, although they could not confirm the amount of the investment. The New York-based company has raised more than $ […]

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Interactive podcast company True-Crime Solve raises $ 20 million

Interactive crime and mystery studio company Solve says it has raised $ 20 million in funding Solve – an interactive crime and mystery studio spun off from Elisabeth Murdoch’s vertical networks – announced it has raised $ 20 million from Elisabeth Murdoch, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Upfront Ventures and Advancit Capital (Shari Redstone). With this funding […]

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Podcast company Acast appoints Micheál Scully to key Dublin sales role

Acast has appointed Micheál Scully as Key Account Manager in its new Dublin office with the aim of attracting a greater share of Irish marketing to podcast media. Mr Scully, who previously held sales positions for Google, Electric Media, DoneDeal.ie and was Managing Director of Entertainment.ie, is the podcast company’s first field hire for the […]

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Will Ferrell and iHeartMedia Launch New Podcast Company – Big Money Players Network – Deadline

After making people laugh on television and in the movies, Will Ferrell took to the podcast. The comedian, actor and producer and iHeartMedia today announced a partnership to launch Big Money Players Network, a new podcast company focused on comedy shows. “The iHeartPodcast network has been such a pleasure to work with. I love hanging […]

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Asylum Entertainment Group Launches Podcast Company Audit – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Steve Michaels’ Asylum Entertainment Group is launching an audio company to take advantage of this growing medium. The group is launching Audity, an audio-forward company that will develop podcasts in all genres, including variety, music, sports, crime, lifestyle and scripting. Audity is the third company to serve under the AEG banner following the launch […]

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Acast, World’s Largest Podcast Company, Launches ‘Acast Access’ Product for Paid Content Distribution

STOCKHOLM – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –A casting, the world’s largest podcast company, today announced the launch of Acast Access. The new product is the technical infrastructure allowing publishers to manage and distribute their exclusive paid content in a secure manner. With Acast Access, for the first time, publishers can lock exclusive content behind their own paywall, […]

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Acast podcast company Acast’s acquisition of Pippa is a South African success story »Stuff

Unless you are a podcaster yourself, you might not have heard of podcasting companies A casting and Pippa, but the announcement today of the takeover of the latter by the former could well be a game-changer. By joining forces, the companies hope to make the production, distribution and, perhaps most importantly, monetization of their shows […]