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Five podcasts produced by Stitcher have been named Webby Award winners. The Webbys, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, honor excellence across digital media.
Winning shows from the Stitcher Originals network: • Freakonomics Radio – People’s Choice for Best Business Podcast • How Did This Get Made – Best Television and Film Podcast • The Longest Shortest Time – Best Family and Kids Podcast • Unladylike – Best Lifestyle Podcast • Wolverine: The Lost Trail – Best Original Score/Sound Design
“I’m delighted that the Webbys chose to recognize the excellence of our Stitcher and Earwolf programming,” said Chris Bannon, Chief Content Officer at Stitcher. “Each of these shows is an innovative leader in its category. Each is led by hosts and producers who are passionate about engaging and entertaining listeners. Together, they all speak to our commitment to the audience and advertisers: We want to be the best place in the world to create, discover, and listen to podcasts.”
Three podcasts represented by podcast advertising network Midroll (also part of the Stitcher company) were also named Webby winners: • The Daily Show with Trevor Noah – People’s Choice for Best Television and Film Podcast • StarTalk Radio – People’s Choice for Best Science and Education Podcast • Stay Tuned with Preet – People’s Choice for Best Individual Episode
The 2019 Webby winners were chosen from 13,000 entries judged by IADAS. For the full list of winners, visit https://www.webbyawards.com.