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Pod Digital Media adds Kenyon Martin, Aqib Talib, Takeo Spikes and Aaron Gordon Sports Podcastrs and Ebro in the Morning Podcast to roster


New York City (October 19, 2020)—Pod Digital Media, the first multicultural podcast agency network, announced it has added five new shows to its growing roster. Those shows range from podcasts in sports and morning radio programs. Podcasts include “Neat & Unfiltered,” “Call to the Booth,” “Aaron Gordon’s Quest For Enlightenment," “Behind the Mask,” and “Ebro in the Morning Podcast.” The shows represent a combined audience reach of more than 600,000 weekly listeners and growing, across Apple; Google Play; Spotify; Soundcloud; and YouTube and offer new opportunities for advertisers to reach sports fans.

“We’re excited to welcome new podcast shows to the Pod Digital Media this month, hosted by current and former NFL and NBA players including Aaron Gordon, Kenyon Martin, Aqib Talib, Tutan Reyes &Takeo Spikes,” said Gary Coichy, CEO and head of partnerships, Pod Digital Media. “COVID-19 created a challenging environment for advertisers to reach sports audiences and the addition of new top sports programs allows us to introduce their listeners to leading advertisers, build brand affinity, and drive key metrics.”

Advertising opportunities are now available through Pod Digital Media for the following programs:

“Neat & Unfiltered Podcast”

New and exclusive to Pod Digital Media, former NBA player Kenyon Martin launches his podcast on November 5, 2020. The power forward-turned-podcast host played 15 seasons in the league between New Jersey Nets, Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Clippers, New York Knicks and Milwaukee Bucks of the NBA, and the Xinjiang Flying Tigers of China.

“Call to the Booth”

Call to the Booth is a multi-platform podcast with five-time Pro Bowler and Super Bowl Champion Aqib Talib and co-hosted by Harrison Sanford of Inside the Green Room with Danny Green. Throughout the season, the duo discusses major NFL news, breakdown match-ups for DFS and season-long fantasy football, and conducts exclusive interviews.

“Behind The Mask”

NFL legend Takeo Spikes expands upon the success of his book "Takeo Spikes presents Behind The Mask” in a podcast series providing listeners and viewers with post-game analysis each week throughout the NFL regular and postseason. The show features many other pro-athletes and celebrities discussing a wide range of topics including fatherhood, relationships, business, social issues, and untold personal stories.

Go “Behind the Mask” with NFL legends Takeo Spikes and Tutan Reyes, to hear untold and unfiltered stories from your favorite athletes about their lives on and off the playing field, in addition to special guests from the world of entertainment. Each week this podcast goes deep, offering a mix of game analysis and interviews discussing parenthood, relationships, business ventures, and of course untold stories about life in the NFL.

“Aaron Gordon’s Quest For Enlightenment"

New and exclusive to Pod Digital Media, talented Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon takes on his first podcast show discussing mental health, Eastern philosophy, and the NBA. The professional basketball player made his acting debut in “Uncle Drew,” released his debut single “Pull Up” on April 7, 2020, serves as president of athlete acquisition for sports psychology app, Lucid, and is now taking on the mic as a podcast host.

“Ebro in the Morning Podcast”

Hosts of New York City’s Hot 97 morning show, Ebro, Laura Stylez, and Rosenberg, share their thoughts on everything from music, relationships, politics, and more.

Pod Digital Media is the leader in multicultural podcast advertising and is trusted by current and former professional athletes and their representatives to advance, develop, and negotiate podcast sponsorship deals. They join a growing list of podcasters that rely on the Pod Digital Media team’s more than 20 years of combined experience.

About Pod Digital Media

Pod Digital Media (PDM), based in New York City, is the first multicultural podcast agency network. PDM exclusively caters to podcasters with multicultural audiences and connects them with blue-chip advertisers for long-term, seasonal and special investments. The agency includes more than 400 podcasts, reaching primarily Black & Hispanic American audience segments, to place ads on their shows and deliver tangible results to advertisers.


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