ANDY BOWERS – ERIC NUZUM
LURIA PETRUCCI – JAY SODERBERG
This week’s speakers represent some of the biggest players in the media landscape, including NPR, Slate, Panoply, ESPN, BlogTalkRadio, and more. We are excited to continue to welcome some of the industry’s biggest names and brightest minds, and invite you to #JoinTheMovement!
Andy Bowers is the executive producer and creator of one of the industry’s leading podcast operations: Slate. Bowers also recently spearheaded the launch of Panoply, a new podcast platform and ad network, partnering with media outlets such as The New York Times Magazine and Huffington Post.
Eric Nuzum is currently NPR’s Vice President for programming, and has recently accepted a position with Audible as their Senior Vice President of Original Content. At NPR, he lead their program acquisition, evaluation, and development, and is credited with programs such as Invisibilia, TED Radio Hour, and Ask Me Another.
Luria is a pioneer in the podcasting world, and has been producing and hosting video since 2005. She’s the founder of Geeks Life, serving both audio and video podcasts about all kinds of geeky topics.
Jay has been in the podcasting space for over 8 years, most of which were spent with ESPN’s podcast department. He created or produced most of the ESPN podcasts during his tenure, and has won 7 podcast awards with Fantasy Focus. He now is the Head of Content at BlogTalkRadio.