Episodes

NAB Show's Chris Brown on returning in-person in Las Vegas

Sept. 11, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk to Chris Brown, the National Association of Broadcasters' Vice President and Managing Director of Global Connections and Events, on the challenges of staging the N…

NewTek Sales Engineer Chris Burgos on providing storytellers a voice through video

Sept. 1, 2021

In this sponsored episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, NewTek Sales Engineer Chris Burgos talks about IP Video Technology and how it provides every storyteller a voice through video.

Seaside FM & the community radio legacy of Wayne Harrett

Aug. 28, 2021

Wayne Harrett, who founded Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia community radio station Seaside FM in 2002, lost a lengthy battle with cancer earlier this month. This episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast is for anyone who has…

Brother Jake Edwards & Gerry Forbes on radio, podcasting, and the cult of personality

Aug. 14, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we welcome Brother Jake Edwards and Gerry Forbes to talk about where radio has been, where it's headed, and why they're betting on podcasting.

Jenn Kuzmyk & Liza Sardi on 'The Next Normal' for the screen industries

Aug. 7, 2021

BANFF Executive Director and Playback publisher Jenn Kuzmyk and BANFF Content Director and Playback Editor Liza Sardi on recent BANFF Spark whitepaper "The Next Normal" and why despite ongoing uncertainty, this is an era of …

Filmmaker & lawyer Joel Bakan on suing Twitter, corporate power and regulating big tech

July 24, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk with documentarian and lawyer Joel Bakan about his lawsuit against Twitter, corporate power, regulating big tech, and why he thinks Bill C-10 didn't go far enough.

Producer/Poet RC Weslowski on his love of spoken word

July 17, 2021

We welcome producer/poet RC Weslowski (aka Randy Jacobs) to this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast to talk about his love for all things spoken word and audio, and his newly-released book of poetry "My Soft Respons…

Chris Kelly of Kelly&Kelly on podcasting and the future of creative audio

June 25, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we catch up with Kelly&Kelly creative content studio Co-founder and Creative Director Chris Kelly to talk about his creative journey, predictions on where podcasting is he…

Brian Olson of Vizrt on visual storytelling in the remote production age

June 24, 2021

On this special, sponsored episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk to Brian Olson, Vizrt's Sales Director, U.S. Group Stations, about visual storytelling in the remote production age.

Vanessa Loewen of Animiki See Digital

June 19, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we welcome executive producer Vanessa Loewen of Animiki See Digital Production, to talk about bringing this year's Indigenous Day Live event, one of APTN's flagship broadc…

Inferno Pictures' Ian Dimerman on Big Sky Studios & Manitoba's film boom

June 4, 2021

Pre-Covid, Manitoba's film and television industry was booming. Ian Dimerman of Inferno Pictures is hoping to get some of that momentum back with the opening of Big Sky Studios later this year - a full service production hub…

Todd Hoffman of Storied Media Group on the future of storytelling and transactional IP

May 29, 2021

Todd Hoffman, the founder and CEO of Storied Media Group joins Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast to talk about the future of storytelling and transactional IP.

Susie Hedrick, CEO of vCreative

May 21, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, our publisher Shawn Smith talks with Susie Hedrick, CEO of vCreative, one of the industry’s leading broadcast workflow software providers.

Ross Video's Shawn Snider on the advantages of cloud-based solutions

May 17, 2021

The cloud allows for access from anywhere, flexibility, and scalability. Stuart Russell discusses cloud-based solutions with Shawn Snider, Ross Video VP for Production Workflow and Cloud Services.

Dean Blundell & Matt Cundill on deprogramming broadcasters for the podcast age

May 15, 2021

Dean Blundell and Matt Cundill join us on this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast to talk about helping first-time podcasters and other former broadcasters transition their talents into the digital media space, and …

Farhan Mohamed of Overstory Media Group

May 7, 2021

Farhan Mohamed of new independent digital news publisher Overstory Media Group joins Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast to talk about OMG's investment model and vision for the future of community journalism, and shares his own…

CIMA President Andrew Cash on the Canadian music scene's uncertain future, Bill C-10 & more

May 1, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we welcome Andrew Cash to talk about taking the helm of the Canadian Independent Music Association as the Canadian music scene faces an uncertain future, the organization'…

NABS' Louise Berube on helping the industry navigate the other pandemic: mental health

April 23, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast - NABS' Louise Berube talks about helping those in media, marketing and communications navigate the other pandemic: mental health.

Jeff Rechner of Voice Boy Productions

April 16, 2021

Los Angeles-based voiceover artist Jeff Rechner is our guest on Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast talking about the evolution of his voiceover career, why your own marketing is vital, and more.

CJF Lifetime Achievement Award honouree Dan David

April 9, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we welcome Canadian Journalism Foundation Lifetime Achievement honouree Dan David to talk about his journalism journey, why the Oka crisis was a personal turning point, an…

Steven Kerzner & Ed the Sock talk crowdfunding for 'NewMusicNation'

April 3, 2021

NewMusicNation is the brainchild of Steven Kerzner and his alter ego - MuchMusic and cable tv icon Ed the Sock - an online music video channel that would capture the spirit of Much in its heyday with a focus on emerging Cana…

Daniel Cruz of Liquid Media Group on the convergence of digital entertainment

March 27, 2021

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk to Daniel Cruz, co-founder and CFO of Vancouver-based Liquid Media Group about the convergence of all things digital entertainment and why he believes all facets o…

Remote Station Monitoring with Inovonics CEO Ben Barber

March 24, 2021

On this sponsored episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, presented by Audio Broadcast Canada, Inovonics Broadcast President and CEO Ben Barber joins David Rusch to discuss new technologies in remote station monitoring …

Dick & DJ Williams on the legacy and future of AM radio

March 20, 2021

One of the first DJs in North America to spin The Beatles, Dick Williams - who is now 81 - returned to the airwaves of London's 980 CFPL last month with a new show that harkens back to the heyday of AM radio.