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- Apr 25: A podcast in Ireland made €190,000 (US $210,000) in profit last year, according to financial reports. Lightning Seeds Ltd is owned by Irish broadcaster Laurita Blewitt, a host of Tommy, Hector and Laurita, an Irish Podcast Awards winning show. The success of the podcast has also benefited co-host Hector Ó hEochagáin’s own media firm, Low Profile Ltd. The show uses advertising, the Acast+ subscription tool, and sells merch.
- Sep 19, 2022: The winners of the Irish Podcast Awards were announced. Podcast of the year went to The Witness.
- Aug 23, 2022: The Irish Podcast Awards will take place on Friday 16th September in Dublin's Liberty Hall. Tickets are on sale now.
- Jul 29, 2022: In just the first 48 hours, the Irish Podcast Awards have seen more than 10,000 votes for its Listener's Choice Award. Voting remains open until mid September.
- Jul 27, 2022: The Irish Podcast Awards has announced the inaugural list of nominees. The winners will be announced on Sept 16 in Dublin.
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