EXCLUSIVE: Veteran broadcasting government Andy King has joined Buchwald to move the company’s podcast division. In his new position, he will lead the event of shopper podcast ideas and information expertise using the method of podcast creation, from ideation to distribution. His hiring can even bolster Buchwald Sports, which represents athletes, sports activities broadcasters and coaches, at the identical time strengthening the company’s sports activities advertising initiative.
King joins Buchwald from SiriusXM, the place he served as Director of Sports Programming, managing quite a few model companion channels. His experience in main high-profile expertise and types finally led to the launch of the corporate’s sports activities podcast division, which included reveals corresponding to Let’s Go! With Tom Brady; Black Diamonds, which gained Best Sports Podcast on the 2021 AdWeek Podcast of the Year Awards; Digging Up The Past, which gained Best Radio Podcast on the 2021 Cynopsis Sports Media Awards; Forward Progress with Jason Jackson and Kirk Morrison; and World of Basketball. Before SiriusXM, King laboured for assorted sports activities speak radio stations in Miami, which included serving because of the Program Director for 560 WQAM.
Don Buchwald launched Buchwald with 5 associates in 1977. The company with workplaces in New York and Los Angeles represents shoppers throughout areas together with commercials, broadcast, movie, theatre, tv, literary, characteristic movie packaging, private appearances, syndication (radio, tv and digital) and branding/digital, together with rising expertise. Recent signings embody CODA‘s Daniel Durant, La Reina Del Sur star Kate Del Castillo and The Power of the Dog actor Adam Beach.