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Pionaire continues leadership team expansion, adding Ben Juster as Vice President of Podcasting Operations

Press Release · Atlanta, GA, USA ·

Pionaire Podcasting today announced that Ben Juster has joined its talent network consultancy as Vice President of Podcasting Operations. Juster most recently served as Director of Podcast Sales Operations for iHeartMedia, bringing nearly two decades of industry experience to the Pionaire team. His diverse experience in the podcasting, advertising, operations and event arenas complements the existing team of creative thinkers at Pionaire who provide customized solutions to maximize their clients’ message, amplify their voices and achieve success.

“We have spent the last three years patiently learning about all the exciting, unique and untapped opportunities that podcasting has to offer – from content to sales to marketing and everything in between,” comments Pionaire CEO and Co-Founder Bert Weiss. “Ben is Pionaire’s Swiss army knife. He fits perfectly into our culture, and he’ll be instrumental in selecting content providers that fit our vision while also using the management and sales experience he honed at iHeartRadio to create curated revenue and digital content strategies. If Pionaire was an airplane, our wheels would just be getting off the runway. Let’s go!”

“Ben’s energy, enthusiasm and vision for where we can take Pionaire is unmatched,” adds Co-Founder and Head of Marketing Chris Tuff. “His digital marketing background combined with his robust experience at iHeartMedia makes him our new lethal weapon!"”

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Juster’s addition comes on the heels of two major hiring announcements – President of Podcasting Mike Morse and Vice President of Podcast Sales & Strategy Brittany Bernado – poising Pionaire for continued expansion and innovation.

About Pionaire

Founded by recognized radio industry leader Bert Weiss and marketing disruptor Chris Tuff, Pionaire is a full-service boutique talent network consultancy rooted in creativity. Clients can expect a hands-on, personalized process from the best in the business, resulting in optimal content and revenue. Pionaire’s expert team evaluates a brand, advises on content that works and provides the groundwork for properly structuring and marketing a podcast. The rest happens organically. For more information, visit Connect with Pionaire on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, Pinterest and YouTube.

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