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How Audio Advertising is Changing

What is the future of audio advertising? That’s what I set out to learn from a true expert: Kirsten Wolf, VP Media Director of Starcom Worldwide. While Kirsten doesn’t speak for the entire advertising industry, Starcom is unquestionably at the forefront of the audio advertising space. What are advertisers and buyers looking for from audio […]

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Posted in 2015, Advertising, Audio, festival, future, hivio, interview, Interviews, kirsten wolf, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, online radio, podcasting, radio, ramsey-blog, sellers, starcom, starcom worldwide, trends

Marilu Henner Loves Radio – and Listeners Love Marilu

What’s there to love about radio? A lot, according to Marilu Henner. Indeed, my conversation with the always warm and spirited Marilu was one of the highlights of hivio 2015. Marilu is the ultimate Hollywood hyphenate – author, actor, TV star, and humanitarian. Along with starring in over thirty films, six Broadway shows, and two hit classic […]

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Posted in 2015, evening shade, hivio, interview, Interviews, marilu, marilu henner, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, radio, radio industry, radio show, ramsey-blog, taxi

The Future of Radio Talent – iHeartMedia’s Dennis Clark at hivio

So you think the future of radio is shutting up to play more songs? Think again. Dennis Clark is iHeartMedia’s secret weapon when it comes to talent development. In this rare appearance before a U.S. audience at hivio 2015, Dennis talks about the future of talent and how talent is at the heart of radio’s and audio’s […]

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Posted in Audio, clear channel, dennis clark, development, festival, future, hivio, iheartmedia, Interviews, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, talent

The Power of Audio Storytelling

Robert McKee is a teacher of Story and author of the classic book Story. Style, Structure, Substance and the Principles of Screenwriting. Past students of Mr. McKee’s include people like Peter Jackson, Russell Brand, Jimmy Fallon, Julia Roberts, Geoffrey Rush, Kirk Douglas, David Bowie, Meg Ryan, John Cleese, and many more. McKee is hosting an […]

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Posted in Audio, business, Interviews, los angeles, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, power, powerpoint, radio, ramsey-blog, robert mckee, story, storynomics, storytelling

40 Years 40,000 Sales Calls – a Conversation with Barry Drake

There are few class acts in the radio and TV business classier than Barry Drake. After an amazing career leading a variety of radio and television companies, Barry has set down on paper the best lessons from those years, mixed with enough anecdotes and highlights for several careers. The book is 40 Years 40,000 Sales Calls: Thoughts […]

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Posted in 40 years, 40000 sales calls, barry drake, book, broadcasting, interview, Interviews, mark ramsey, Media, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, tv, vine

What Radio Needs to Know About Millennials

If you were born in the 80′s or 90′s, you’re in your late teens to early 30′s today. You are also a digital native and quite unlike older folks, including the older folks running the radio business. That explains why these older folks don’t know a lot about you – only what Nielsen tells them – […]

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Posted in Audio, christian, generation me, Insights, Interviews, jean twenge, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media dvr, Media, millennials, news/talk, nielsen, ppm, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, trends, youth

How to Monetize Your Podcast

What’s the upside for advertising on podcasts? Where is it going and how can your podcast get a piece of a growing advertising pie? That’s what I asked Erik Diehn, VP Biz Dev at Midroll Media, the podcasting advertising network. Midroll, like PodcastOne, is one of the companies creating of the business of podcasting. The audience sizes […]

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Posted in advertise, Advertising, earwolf, erik diehn, Insights, interview, Interviews, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, midroll, monetize, on-demand content, podcast, podcasting, podcasts, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog

Proof that Terrestrial Radio Can Make Money Streaming

I’m tired of certain “chiefs” of the radio industry who diminish the prospect of making money from streaming, as if Internet radio is altogether different from or irrelevant to the future of broadcast tower licensees. Hardly. Further, when these individuals proudly proclaim “there’s no money to be made in streaming” and “I’ve never met any broadcaster […]

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Posted in 91x, Insights, Internet Radio, interview, Interviews, local media san diego, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, megan kennedy, monetization, money, online radio, radio, ramsey-blog, revenue, streaming, xhrm, z90

Ryan Holiday: How to Grow Your Media Brand the Silicon Valley Way

Quick Summary: How do today’s tech startups launch and scale big and fast? By using a new union of traditional and direct marketing and business development that adds up to one thing: Growth. How can radio and other media brands become “growth hackers”? Ryan Holiday is the former Director of Marketing for American Apparel. He has promoted […]

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Posted in Advertising, airbnb, branding, dropbox, future, groupon, growth hacker, Insights, Interviews, marc ecko, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, marketing, Media, pr, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, ryan holiday, seth godin, tim ferriss, tucker max, Twitter

How “Smartcuts” Can Transform Your Media Brand

Quick Summary: How can your media brand leapfrog your competition? Not by shortcuts but by “smartcuts.” Here are a few examples that you can put right to work: Lateral thinking, agility, leveraging platforms, 10X thinking, and more…. Shane Snow is the co-founder of Contently, the publishing platform for brands, journalists, and storytellers. Shane is a […]

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Posted in 10x, Audio, brand, contently, Insights, interview, Interviews, lateral thinking, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, shane snow, smartcuts, trends, youtube