All Things Video

All Things Video

Latest Episodes

Digital Media M&A Trends -- Matt Gielen (Co-Founder & CEO, Electric Monster)
May 13, 2022

Matt Gielen is the Co-Founder & CEO of Electric Monster, a portfolio company of digital content properties in the general entertainment and kids and family space. Matt started his career in production and audience development at Driver Digital, then s

Democratizing Audio Content Creation -- Austin Petersmith (Founder & CEO, Racket)
February 02, 2022

Austin Petersmith is the Founder & CEO of Racket, an app for creating and sharing 99-second audio clips. Austin started his career in journalism before becoming a developer evangelist for early SaaS products. In 2014, he started an email newsletter ca

Turning Attention into Income -- Adam Frank (Founder & CEO, Wisio)
December 10, 2021

Adam Frank is the Founder & CEO of Wisio, a platform that enables creators to offer their followers individual guidance via personal videos. Adam served 5 years as an Intelligence Officer in the Israeli Air Force before studying computer science and b

Culture-Fitting Content for Global Audiences -- Teresa Phillips (Co-Founder & CEO, Spherex)
September 20, 2021

Teresa Phillips is the Co-Founder & CEO of Spherex, a technology company that uses machine learning to adapt entertainment content for international audiences. Teresa started her career in the U.S. Army, serving tours of duty at the Pentagon and NATO’

Redefining Social Giving for the Creator Age -- Larissa Rydin (VP Strategic Partnerships, Tiltify)
August 14, 2021

Larissa Rydin is the Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Tiltify, a fundraising platform for live streamers to raise money for charities. Larissa has spent over a decade working for non-profits, including Children’s Home Network, St. Jude Children

Investing in the Future of the Creator Economy -- Rex Woodbury (Principal, Index Ventures)
June 17, 2021

Rex Woodbury is a Principal at Index Ventures, focusing primarily on the creator economy. Rex started his career in investment banking at Goldman Sachs, during which he time he also co-founded Worthy, an LGBTQ+ mentorship organization. Prior to Index, he

Creating Interactive Experiences within Virtual Events -- Steve Gottlieb (Founder & CEO, Shindig)
June 13, 2021

Steve Gottlieb is the Founder & CEO of Shindig, a video chat platform for large-scale online events. Prior to Shindig, Steve was the Founder & President of TVT Records, an independent record label that helped launch the careers of Nine Inch Nails,

Sports Media, Live Stream Shopping, & The Future of Audio -- Christopher Erwin (Founder, RockWater Industries)
May 12, 2021

Christopher Erwin is the Founder of RockWater Industries, a strategic growth advisory firm for next-generation consumer brands. Chris started his career in finance and M&A before going to business school and transitioning into media and entertainment.

Celebrities vs. Influencers: The Changing Nature of Fame -- Evan Britton (Founder, Famous Birthdays)
April 26, 2021

Evan Britton is the Founder of Famous Birthdays, a website that profiles celebrities and social media stars in what Evan describes as "Wikipedia for Generation Z." Prior to Famous Birthdays, Evan founded Site Launcher to offer services to web domain regis

NFTs, Live Audio, and the Return to IRL Events -- Jim Louderback (GM & SVP VidCon, Viacom)
April 02, 2021

Jim Louderback is the GM & SVP VidCon at Viacom, overseeing the worlds largest event series for online video creators, fans, and industry executives. Jim began his career in consulting and publishing, helping companies navigate the transformation to