Automattic joins a growing group of strategic investors in RadioPublic, including The New York Times, Bose Corporation, WGBH, McClatchy, American Public Media, and our founding partner PRX.
Opening our Equity Crowdfunding Campaign on Republic.co RadioPublic is building the missing marketplace in a booming podcasting industry, and now you are invited to join us as an investor. In partnership with Republic, we have launched an equity crowdfunding campaign which gives listeners, podcasters, and other stakeholders the opportunity to invest in the future of … Continue reading Invest in RadioPublic
Twenty Thousand Hertz is a wonderful podcast telling “stories behind the world’s most recognizable and interesting sounds.” Apropos of our recent announcement of Bose and RadioPublic, I was delighted to hear this episode about the founding story of Dr. Amar Bose, his scientific inquiries into sound, his entrepreneurial journey, and his ultimate “gift” to MIT … Continue reading The Bose backstory
We are incredibly excited to announce that Bose Ventures, the strategic investment group within Bose Corporation, is investing in RadioPublic. “As podcasting continues to expand as go-to entertainment for millions of people, we’ve been impressed by RadioPublic’s efforts to lead and drive this ecosystem,” says Steve Romine, managing director of Bose Ventures. “Bose sees opportunities … Continue reading Welcoming Bose Corporation to RadioPublic as an investor
Creating a healthy media ecosystem from the ground up The podcast universe’s expansion continues to accelerate, fueled in large part by brands and advertisers seeking to reach a valuable, engaged audience. Wired’s recent headline captures this well: “Podcast Listeners Really Are the Holy Grail Advertisers Hoped They’d Be.” But the vast majority of podcasts are still … Continue reading Why we are introducing Paid Listens for podcasters on RadioPublic
A public media powerhouse and a group of new investors and partners join forces to help RadioPublic transform podcasting Just over a year ago we launched the first RadioPublic iOS and Android applications — the initial step toward our vision of creating a universal podcast platform to “help listeners discover, engage with, and reward creators of podcasts.” … Continue reading Welcoming WGBH to RadioPublic and the Podcast Revolution