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The Marketing Showrunners Blog

Insights on making original series to build passionate audience. Because marketing isn't about who arrives. It's about who stays.

Founder of Marketing Showrunners, author of Break the Wheel, and host/producer of docuseries about creative work. I’m a believer that exceptional work happens when you find and follow what makes you an exception. Previously in content marketing and digital strategy at Google and HubSpot and VP of brand and community at the VC firm NextView. I write, tinker, and speak on stages and into microphones for a living. It’s weird but wonderful.

Get in touch anytime: jay@unthinkablemedia.com // Speaking inquiries: speaking@unthinkablemedia.com

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On the last Friday of each month, we share 1 big new idea to help marketing execs to challenge the status quo, and a roundup of the best stuff we created or found for making great shows.

The 4 Most Important Insights for Marketers from Andreessen Horowitz’s Podcast Market Report

By: Jay Acunzo
May 29th, 2019

The tech venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) recently released their Podcasting and Audio Market Cap report. Authored by Li Jin (pictured), with help from Bennett Carroccio, and Avery Segal, the 68-page point of view deck will apparently inform the firm’s investing strategy in the audio industry. The slides cover everything from the overall growth […]

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The Interview Magic of Stern, Gross, Simmons, Glass, & More: 9 of Their Best Questions

By: Jay Acunzo
May 14th, 2019

Creating shows to build passionate audiences provides our companies undeniable benefits: we hold attention, gain trust, increase the lifetime value of our existing audience, and decrease customer acquisition costs thanks to word-of-mouth. However, creating and growing a show or a network of shows can be a total mess of parts and pieces. Show Bites is […]

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