Section: Money

Section: Money
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Quick note on Axios’ story about Live Podcast Events

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Thinking about Dork Elvis.

July 11, 2019
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Stitcher and Wondery’s Excellent (UK) Adventure

Stitcher and Wondery have formed a joint venture to go after UK podcast advertising dollars.

July 11, 2019
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Wondery has raised $10 million in Series B

It adds to the $5 million Series A already raised.

June 27, 2019
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Spotify-Libra

From Variety: Spotify believes “Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Will Help Subscription Services.”

June 24, 2019
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Deep Support

The Ad-Free Tim Ferriss Experiment.

June 7, 2019
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Further Notes on the Revenue Study

The revenue breakdowns by genre are worth a closer read.

June 6, 2019
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IAB/PWC: Podcast Advertising $$$

Podcast advertising revenue by 53% between 2017 and 2018, according to the latest Podcast Revenue Report by IAB and Pricewaterhousecoopers (PWC). Specifically: $479 million was spent by marketers on podcasts in 2018, up from $314 million in 2017. The Big Picture: overall digital audio advertising revenue reached $2.3 billion in 2018, up 22.9% from $1.8 […]

June 4, 2019
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On Seeding Upstarts

Notes on PodFund.

May 17, 2019
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Breaking: Stitcher hires new Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Producer

The EW Scripps-owned podcast company announced two high-level hires this morning: Sarah van Mosel as the organization’s new Chief Revenue Officer; and Daisy Rosario as the new Executive Producer, overseeing original programming and new show development. Van Mosel joins from Market Enginuity, the Arizona-based sales and sponsorship firm specializing in public media, where she held […]

May 10, 2019
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On Pay Scales (in the UK, at least)

The results of a pay survey among UK audio producers has been published. A summary of the findings can be viewed now on the UK Audio Network’s resources page (UKAN, in case you’re not familiar, is the main UK audio email listserv started by Lily Ames to “promote transparency, industry growth and community building” and […]

May 7, 2019