Josh Adley, from Wisebuddah, is in conversation with Olly Mann, host of the Media Podcast, to cover everything from the boom in podcasting, to why podcasting is the perfect partner to TV projects and IP development.
Podcasting is fast becoming one of the most exciting partner platforms for TV programmes. This session will tell you everything you wanted to know about the current world of podcasting as you are guided through by two experts in the field.
Olly began podcasting in 2007, co-hosting interactive comedy show Answer Me This! with Helen Zaltzman. The Sony award-winning series, now in its thirteenth year, has been published as a book by Faber, and remains one of the UK's most popular independent podcasts, achieving over 30 million downloads. In 2015 Olly launched a magazine show, The Modern Mann, which has twice been nominated for Podcast of the Year at the UK Radio Academy Awards. He now also hosts The Week Unwrapped, The Media Podcast, and Audible Originals series Tip The Scales. He has presented radio shows for Radio 4, Magic, LBC and 5 Live, and hosts the British Podcast Awards.
As APA Production Company of the Year 2018, we are experts at creating in-ear content that connects with audiences. We have over 20 years of experience in podcast and radio production, branded content and visual documentaries.
Wisebuddah are known for high production values, creative formats across all audiences, great talent relationships and an ability to bring that extra special something to a production; whether it's big names like Simon Cowell, Bill Bryson, Carol King or Sir Ian McKellen, or through establishing creative partnerships with organisations such as The Science Museum, the Roald Dahl Estate, the NHS or Remember a Charity.
Alongside our ten BBC radio strands, we make documentary programming across a great range of subjects from Politics ('The President and The Press', BBC World Service) to Health ('Get Muscly in A Month', BBC Radio 1) and Science (the 6-part series 'Appliance of Science' with Bill Bryson on Audible). We also work closely with a range of clients from TV producers and broadcasters to agencies, brands and publishers. Recent audio projects have included a sister podcast BBC 1 flagship show, The Greatest Dancer and a companion piece to Chabuddy G’s novel with Harper Collins.
Most recently at Wisebuddah we have been building up a successful portfolio of podcasts for clients including: The Sun, BBC, Attitude Magazine, NHS and The Science Museum. From idea inception to post-production editing, our team of experts know how to create and produce outstanding and unique audio content that cuts through.