Episodes

Matt Cundill, Sound Off Media Company

Feb. 28, 2020

Matt Cundill, host of the Sound Off Podcast, talks podcasting lessons learned, why patience is a virtue in the podcasting biz and the viability of monetization

Patrick Binette, Stingray Director of Content and Programming

Feb. 22, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, our guest is Patrick Binette, Stingray's Director of Content and Programming. Stingray continues to expand its lineup of music video channels with the launch of Stingray C…

Terry O'Reilly on new podcast production venture Apostrophe Podcast Company

Feb. 13, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast - longtime ad man and Under the Influence host Terry O'Reilly on Apostrophe Podcast Company, the new podcast production house he's founded with his wife and two daughters. …

Karyn Pugliese, President, Canadian Association of Journalists, on protecting press freedom

Feb. 8, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, editor Connie Thiessen talks with Karyn Pugliese, President of the Canadian Association of Journalists, about arrest threats against media at the Coastal GasLink pipeline …

SAIT's Garry Shepherd on shaping the next generation of broadcast engineers

Jan. 31, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, our guest is Garry Shepherd, an instructor in SAIT's Broadcast Systems Technology Program, the last broadcast engineering program of its kind in Canada. We caught up with …

Roger Nairn, CEO of branded podcast studio Jar Audio

Jan. 25, 2020

On this episode, we welcome Roger Nairn, the CEO of the new branded podcast player on the block -- Jar Audio. We cover everything from the benefits of a virtual office to why this is going to be the year of the branded podca…

Ross Davies previews the expanded Canadian Music Week 2020 Radio Active Summit

Jan. 18, 2020

On this episode we welcome back Ross Davies to the podcast. Davies, a programming veteran who retired from Numeris last summer, is now consulting and has been tasked by Canadian Music Week (CMW) President Neill Dixon with he…

Matrix Solutions CEO Mark Gorman on the future of automated broadcast sales

Jan. 10, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we welcome back Mark Gorman, CEO of Matrix Solutions. Matrix is a Media CRM & Sales Intelligence Platform that provides solutions for Enterprise, Digital, Cable Network, O…

The Broadcast Dialogue team talks 2019 and the rise of podcasting, OTT and esports

Dec. 19, 2019

In the final episode of 2019, Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast features the team behind Broadcast Dialogue - editor Connie Thiessen, Momentum Media Marketing digital strategy director James Wallace, and BD creative director …

Curt Marvis, CEO, The QYou Media

Dec. 13, 2019

It's headquartered in Toronto and Los Angeles, but The QYou Media - a next-generation global media company that curates, packages, and distributes Millennial and Gen Z-focused digital-first, short-form content from influence…

David Usher & Catherine Warren on the future of AI in the Creative Industries

Dec. 7, 2019

Telefilm Canada and the Canada Media Fund (CMF) brought their Analog conference for audiovisual professionals to Vancouver this week exploring the theme of creativity and artificial intelligence. The conference featured Davi…

Jeff Vidler of Audience Insights Inc. on the 2019 Canadian Podcast Listener Study

Nov. 29, 2019

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we welcome Jeff Vidler of Audience Insights Inc. back to the podcast to talk about the findings of the 2019 Canadian Podcast Listener Study. We cover what Canadians are li…

Spotify Canada & the Canadian Country Music Association on elevating Canadian country globally

Nov. 23, 2019

The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) and Spotify Canada have kicked off a partnership, the foundation of which is an extension of the CCMA's existing LIVE Country brand. On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The P…

Duncan Stewart, Director of Tech, Media and Telecom Research, Deloitte Canada

Nov. 15, 2019

The theme of the Ontario Association of Broadcasters (OAB) recent Connection '19 conference was 'future-proofing' and as such Duncan Stewart, Deloitte Canada's director of Tech, Media and Telecom research, kicked off the eve…

An i'view w/ Canadian Broadcast Standards Council Chair Sylvie Courtemanche

Nov. 2, 2019

The Canadian Broadcast Standards Council, the independent organization that establishes standards for private Canadian broadcasters, is seeking a younger perspective. On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we t…

An I'view w/ Lenore Gibson, Chair, Canadian Association of Broadcasters

Oct. 18, 2019

Broadcast Dialogue had a chance to catch up with Lenore Gibson, Chair of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB), at the recent B.C. Association of Broadcasters (BCAB) conference in Victoria. Gibson, who doubles as Se…

An i'view w/ Numeris President & CEO Neil McEneaney

Oct. 11, 2019

On the latest episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, editor Connie Thiessen got a  rare opportunity to sit down with Numeris President & CEO Neil McEneaney. McEneaney gets us up to speed on continuous measurement as Nu…

AUDIO360 and the future of audio advertising

Oct. 9, 2019

Bell Media and Stingray have partnered to launch AUDIO360, a new multi-platform audio sales solution that allows media buyers to follow a listener through their daily audio journey. It targets consumers not by demography or …

An i'view w/ four-time CCMA Music Director of the Year Amanda Kingsland

Sept. 27, 2019

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Amanda Kingsland, Program Director at Country 101.1 (CKBY-FM) Ottawa and National Music Director for the Rogers' Country Brand. Kingsland is coming off an impressive fourt…

An i'view with Peter Mansbridge on his indie election podcast The Bridge

Sept. 24, 2019

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Peter Mansbridge, former CBC chief correspondent, on his new self-produced podcast The Bridge - a nightly look at developments in the ongoing federal election. We talk to …

An I'view w/ Mathieu Turbide, VP of Digital Content, Quebecor on QUB Radio

Sept. 14, 2019

QUB Radio, the digital radio and podcast platform launched by Quebecor Media last October, recently introduced the concept of a customizable morning show. It allows listeners to build their own programming based on personal …

An I'view w/ Lorie Russell on helping Toronto's jazz.fm get its groove back

Sept. 7, 2019

It's been a tumultuous year for Toronto not-for-profit station jazz.fm. On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Lorie Russell, the station's new vice-president and managing director, on how jazz.fm is getting it…

An Interview w/ Richard Conlon - SoundExchange - the future of music licensing for the podcast space

Aug. 30, 2019

SoundExchange, the Washington, D.C.-based non-profit collective rights management organization, made waves a few weeks ago with the announcement that it's collaborating with SourceAudio and Podcastmusic.com to make label and…

An Interview with Boom 97.3 program director Troy McCallum on keeping Classic Hits radio fresh

Aug. 23, 2019

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue, The Podcast, Troy McCallum, program director of Toronto's boom 97.3 (CHBM-FM). McCallum joins us to talk about the challenges of keeping the Classic Hits format fresh, his incessant sea…