The Year In Review & a Few Predictions w Chris Krimitsos | The Podcast Club

Join Molly, Marcus, Adam and special guest Chris Krimitsos of Podfest Expo and Vidfest as we discuss all things podcasting in 2020. From the top 10 acquisitions and mergers to the best piece of podcast equipment, we’ve got it all.

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Equipment Mentioned:

Marcus’s Microphone : Shure SM7B Microphone

Molly’s Microphone : SHURE MV7-S Podcast Microphone – Silver

Adam’s Best Of List

Shure MV7:
RODE PodMic:
Presonus PD-70:
ZOOM ZDM1-1PMP Podcast Mic Pack:
Black Magic ATEM Mini:

Biggest sales of 2020

February 2020 Spotify bought The Ringer for $196mil
July 2020 SiriusXM to buy Stitcher for up to $325 million
July 2020 SiriusXM Acquires Podcast Management and Analytics Platform Simplecast
July 2020 NY Times acquires Serial Productions; $25M; podcast land rush continues
July 2020 Spotify Bought Joe Rogan For $100 Million.
Sept Chartable raises $2.25-million for $3.75M total venture investment
Nov 2020 Spotify bought Megaphone for $235 million
Dec 2020 Amazon in Talks to Acquire Indie Podcast Company Wondery in $300M-Plus Deal (Report)

Acquisitions Mentioned:

The Ringer
Wrap Up
Podcast Predictions to Make you Jump off a Bridge (LOL)

Chris Krimitsos


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