American Public Media has hired Liliana Kim as Managing Director of Podcasts. Kim will lead the APM podcasts team starting Aug. 19.
Podchaser — “the ultimate source of podcast information and tools” — has hired Dave Keine as its new Head of Marketing. Most recently, Keine founded Triangle Content, a podcast production studio.
Audioboom has had its own boom in the form of a record growth in revenue and has hired Jessica Landman as Sales Director and promoted Jordan Imsho to Junior Sales Director to lead brand direct and digital agency partnerships.
Detroit-based comedian and writer Dame Wilburn will now co-host nonprofit organization The Moth’s highly popular podcast of the same name. She will host the show — which is downloaded 61 million times a year — alongside storyteller/comedian Dan Kennedy.
The radio company has named Wheeler Morris to the position of Manager of Corporate Podcasting Strategy, signaling the company’s doubling down in the booming podcasting space.
Podcast hosting company ART19 has hired Korri Kolesa and Lex Friedman. Kolesa, formerly the Chief Revenue Officer at Stitcher, takes over as COO at ARrt19. Lex Friedman, formerly the Chief Business Development Officer at Stitcher, is joining as ART19’s Chief Revenue Officer.
Peter Morris is the new CEO at PodcastOne. He will work under Executive Chairman Norm Pattiz. Morris was most recently EVP of Barstool Sports
Podcast star Adam Carolla and PodcastOne have extended their exclusive partnership for five years, through 2023.
Jim Ballas is the new Chief Technology Officer and VP of Operations for PodcastOne. Ballas will continue to oversee network digital initiatives and sales operations, in addition to developing new technology to serve platform consumers and advertisers.