Apr 26, 20212h
The Future Of Podcasts: Why discovery is broken, Apple Premium Podcasts vs Facebook Sound Bites - with iHeartPodcast Network CEO Conal Byrne + ex-Apple Podcasts' Steven Wilson
How will corporatization by tech giants influence the future of podcasting? What will be the impact of Apple selling premium podcasts, Facebook building audio features, and Clubhouse on creators? Can shareable highlights fix podcast discovery? Join PressClub host Josh Constine from SignalFire as he discusses the big issues at the vanguard of voice with these podcast industry leaders: * Conal Byrne - IHeartPodcast Network CEO * Steven Wilson - QCODE CSO/Ex-Apple Podcasts editorial * Ada Yeo - Shuffle podcast app CEO * Michael Kadin - RedCircle podcast hosting CEO * Donald Albright - Tenderfoot TV President * Juleyka Lantigua-Williams: Podcasting, Seriously founder * Alexis Gay - Comedian, Non-Technical podcast Learn why podcasts don't go viral, what could unlock international adoption, and hear what makes podcasts succeed or fail. Recorded live on Josh Constine's PressClub on Clubhouse, Thursdays at 6pm PT. Subscribe: http://constine.club/ PressClub is one of Clubhouse's first and most popular shows, where top business leaders discuss the big issues. It's hosted by Josh Constine, an investor at early-stage venture fund SignalFire ( https://signalfire.com/ ) and the former Editor-At-Large of TechCrunch. PressClub is a relaxed venue where luminaries can share their stories, passions, thoughts on trends, and visions of the future. Past guests include the CEOs of Facebook, Instagram, Slack, Shopify, Spotify, Substack, WordPress, Patreon, Craigslist, Dollar Shave Club, and more.