Greetings PM Family,
Can you believe it's September already? We are only a few weeks away from PM Virtual in October….and we're pumped! Today we're excited to present the first round of speaker announcements for the event, featuring some of the most amazing speakers to ever take the PM “stage”. We also have a sponsor for the Podcast Movement Facebook Group, and are very excited for some of the resources they'll be sharing over the coming months! Let's do this.
Podcast Movement Virtual
1st Round of Speaker Announcements
Juleyka Lantigua-Williams of Lantigua Williams & Co.– 16 Questions to Test Your Podcast Idea (Before You Press Record)
Lory Martinez with Studio Ochenta – Podcasting for Social Justice: POC & BIPOC Podcast Founders Sound Off
Lindsay Graham from Airship.fm – Narrative in Nonfiction: Engage Through Drama
Milah Mapp and Erica Dickerson from Good Moms Bad Choices and Veronika Taylor with Acast – We're All Niche: How to Advocate for Your Personal Identity through Podcasting (from Two Single, Black Moms Who Do So)
Tom Schwab with Interview Valet – What the Data Says About Podcast Interviews
Christine Blackburn of Story Worthy – A Decade of Podcasting with Christine Blackburn of Story Worthy
Kimberly Sumpter from Sistahs Connect – Podcasting: Expanding the Reach of Remote Learning
Nick Dunkerley from Hindenburg Systems – Painting Pictures with Sound: Bringing Your Stories to Life
Melina Palmer with The Brainy Business and Louise Brogan from LinkedIn in with Louise – Is Your Pitch Getting Deleted? Let's Change That!
A.J. Feliciano from Rooster Teeth – Building a Community with Your Content
Christina Barsi with Avant Haüs Media – Why You're Lying to Yourself (and Doing It Wrong): How to Think Creatively to Excel
Andrea Sager of Andrea Sager Law PLLC – Legal Protection for Podcasters
Chris Colbert from DCP Entertainment – Say Their Name: How to Use Audio to Humanize Headlines
Paula J Hutchinson with The Stiletto Talks – Identifying an Impactful Niche
Jamie Lieberman with Hashtag Legal – Get Ready to Conquer Copyright!
Bernardo De la Vega with Fiesta App – Grow Your Show Audience Through Micro Content
Rochele Lawson of Blissful Living 4 U – Be Audacious: Turning Your Passion Into Profit
Punam Saxena with EduMe – Social Justice Issues: How They Affect Podcasting
Jen Hemphill from Her Dinero Matters and Rocky Lalvani with Richer Soul – The Fine Line Between Tokenism and Diversity
Todd Cochrane with Blubrry Podcasting – Private Podcasting Possibilities
Jessica Nguyen of Project Voice – How to Create a Podcast Scholarship Program
Kate Hutchison with Tink Media – Grow Your Podcast with Marketing and PR Magic
Michael Mellody with Google Podcasts – Google Podcasts and the Future of Audio Discovery
Jenipher Lyn from Rainy Day Diaries and Non Wels from You, Me, Empathy – Mental Health and Podcasting: How Podcasting Improves Our Mental Health Through Empathy, Vulnerability, and Connection
Dr. Shanté Holley from Whole & Complete Podcast – The Gift of Transparency: Fostering Connections with Your Listeners
Zaiba Hasan from Mommying While Muslim – Breaking Stereotypes and Accidental Audiences
Elizabeth Leiba from The EdUp Experience – Higher Education's Responsibility for Dismantling Systemic Racism in America
Kate Casey from Reality Life with Kate Casey – Reality Stars Podcasting
Monica Louie from the Flourish to 7 Figures Podcast – The Facebook Ads Blueprint for Podcasters: Turn Your Listeners into Buyers
Jenna Spinelle of Democracy Works and Andrew Kaufmann from The Strategerist – Overcoming Interview Imposter Syndrome — a.k.a. How to Interview Someone Smarter Than You
We will announce additional speakers and sessions next week, including our first keynote speaker announcement! Stay tuned!
The PM Facebook Group
Welcomes Its First Sponsor
The Podcast Movement Facebook Group has been our online community since 2014. It has grown every year and is arguably the largest online podcast community in the world, currently with over 44,000 members!
We are delighted to announce that Buzzsprout has partnered with us to sponsor the Facebook group, and bring members some amazing podcasting resources and help over the next several months. We have worked with Buzzsprout for several years and appreciate their commitment to this great community.
We encourage you to show your appreciation of their support to help maintain and grow the group. Please feel free to send them a quick thank you message!
Thank you for being a part of the community, and stay tuned for some BIG news next week!
“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”
– African Proverb