Wondery to go global with $10m of funding
June 28, 2019 · 1.1 minutes to read
Podcast publisher Wondery has successfully raised $10m to take its podcasts global. It has hired Declan Moore to head its global efforts.
Comedy podcast producer Forever Dog, which makes over 30 podcast shows, has announced its leadership team. Gary Reisman is CEO; Karen Bressner is CRO.
The Wall Street Journal and Gimlet show The Journal has quietly launched.
People's Choice Podcast Awards — The 14th Annual People's Choice Podcast Awards Nomination Period opens on July 1st. Podcast need to register to participate! Sponsors are still needed as well. See details on the website.
Submit your Podcast to Austin Film Festival — Seeking your stories! Austin Film Festival’s Fiction Podcast Script Competition is seeking entries for episodic podcasts. $1,000 grand prize plus meetings with executives at AFF. Final deadline July 5.
The RTX Podcast Festival with WarnerMedia’s Rooster Teeth, is in Austin TX, USA next weekend, as part of RTX, a gaming, animation and internet culture event.
A podcast festival for Cork, Ireland, has been announced.
Podnews is shorter than usual today for personal reasons. We’ll be back in full force on Monday, when we’ll be in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. We’ll also be in Johannesburg, South Africa later next week.
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