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The Chad Whittle Podcast is hosted by Chad Whittle, an Assistant Professor of Communication at Georgia College. The purpose of the podcast is to provide insight, advice, news, encouragement, discussions of latest trends in higher education and more to faculty working in media, communication and journalism departments in higher education. Dr. Whittle holds his Ph.D. from the University of Southern Mississippi. He holds a Master of Arts and Bachelors of Fine Arts, with an emphasis on broadcast journalism from Valdosta State University. ChadWhittle.com Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

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The Chad Whittle Podcast is hosted by Chad Whittle, an Assistant Professor of Communication at Georgia College. The purpose of the podcast is to provide insight, advice, news, encouragement, discussions of latest trends in higher education and more to faculty working in media, communication and journalism departments in higher education. Dr. Whittle holds his Ph.D. from the University of Southern Mississippi. He holds a Master of Arts and Bachelors of Fine Arts, with an emphasis on broadcast journalism from Valdosta State University. ChadWhittle.com Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

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English


Episodes

Containing Big Tech with Author and Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Tom Kemp

10/6/2023
On this edition of The Chad Whittle Podcast, Silicon Valley–based CEO, entrepreneur, and investor Tom Kemp joins Chad to discuss A.I. and its impact on the daily lives of Americans, big tech's use of consumer data, regulating big tech and A.I. and more. Tom has been interviewed by the Guardian, Politico, the Washington Post, CNBC, Fox News, and others. He holds a bachelor of science degree in computer science and in history from the University of Michigan. His new book is titled “Containing Big Tech: How to Protect Our Civil Rights, Economy, and Democracy." Order Tom's book on Amazon: https://a.co/d/febLHDn Website: https://www.tomkemp.ai/ follow Tom on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TomKemp00 Follow Chad on Twitter: @CWhittleMedia ChadWhittle.com and connect on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/chadwhittle/ --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:22:58

From Sports Anchor to Sports Professor: Kevin Hull's Sports Journey and Where New Tech is Taking the Sports Industry

9/1/2023
On this edition of The Chad Whittle Podcast, Chad is joined by Dr. Kevin Hull, an Associate Professor and Sports Media Lead in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of South Carolina. In their discussion, they focus on Hull's background in radio and sports media production as well as his current role as an associate professor. They also explore how local sports broadcasting has changed over time and how it brings communities together. Later in the interview, they discuss Twitter and how social media has influenced sports broadcasting. The former sports reporter and anchor also recounts one of his most memorable sporting events: a minor league soccer game in Wilmington, North Carolina. Through this experience he realized that teaching was his true passion, which led him to transition from sports journalism to professor. He has since published a textbook on sports broadcasting through Human Kinetics. His “Sports Broadcasting” textbook can be viewed and purchased here: https://us.humankinetics.com/products/sports-broadcasting-with-hkpropel-access?_pos=2&_sid=95fe6856c&_ss=r Learn more about Dr. Hull’s research here: https://sc.edu/study/colleges_schools/cic/faculty-staff/hull_kevin.php and follow him on Twitter: @drkevhull Follow Chad on Twitter: @CWhittleMedia ChadWhittle.com and connect on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/chadwhittle/ --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:21:12

The Many Lives of Bill Burke: From Producing Journalism Around the World to Teaching Future Journalists in the Classroom

2/6/2023
On this episode of The Chad Whittle Podcast, Bill Burke, a Lecturer of Communication in the Department of Communication at Georgia College & State University, joins Chad to discuss his experiences working at CNN International, the state of cable news, why he decided to pursue a career in higher education, and more. Visit ChadWhittle.com. Connect with Chad on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/chadwhittle/ and Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/CWhittleMedia Chad Whittle is an Assistant Professor of Communication at Georgia College & State University, Milledgeville, Georgia. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:21:05

Finding The Upside With Jeff Dauler, Co-Host Of The Upside Podcast

9/6/2021
Former Atlanta radio personality and co-host of "The Upside with Callie and Jeff," Jeff Dauler, joined Chad to discuss his radio career, why he started a podcast with his wife Callie, and the success their podcast has found. Learn more about Callie and Jeff by vising their website, https://callieandjeff.com/ and subscribe to "The Upside with Callie and Jeff" on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and all major podcast platforms. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Chad on Substack: Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:45:29

The Latest Podcast Industry Trends with Buzzsprout's Alban Brooke

8/16/2021
Alban Brooke, the head of marketing at Buzzsprout, a podcasting hosting company, joined Chad to discuss the latest trends in podcasting including Apple Podcasts introducing subscriptions, Spotify's influence on podcasting, and what the future may hold for independent podcasters as the industry consolidates. Follow Alban on Twitter for more podcasting insights: @AlbanBrooke and visit Buzzsprout to start your own podcast. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Chad on Substack: Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:27:46

Hitting a Marketing Homerun with the Macon Bacon Baseball Team

8/2/2021
Tony Baldwin, the Vice President of Marketing for the Macon Bacon, a minor league baseball team in Macon, Georgia, joined Chad to discuss the team's marketing and promotion efforts through social media and how they are able to find creative ways to promote the team on a limited budget. The team has even caught the eye of ESPN's SportsCenter. Learn more about the Macon Bacon by visiting their website: https://www.maconbaconbaseball.com/ Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Chad on Substack: Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:35:23

The Grocery Store of the Future with Grocery Dive's Jeff Wells

6/7/2021
Jeff Wells is the senior editor of Grocery Dive, a website that provides in-depth journalism and insight into the most impactful news and trends shaping the grocery industry. He joined Chad to discuss current technology trends in the grocery industry including new delivery options, drones, and other new tech that is heading your way at your local grocery store. Read the latest news from Grocery Dive here. Follow Jeff Wells on Twitter. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Chad on Substack: Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:37:11

The Future of Talk Radio, Podcasting, and What Impact Clubhouse Could Have on Radio with Mike McVay

5/17/2021
Mike McVay, the President of McVay Media Consulting, joined Chad to discuss the future of talk radio, the late Rush Limbaugh, podcasting, where the next great talk radio talent could come from, the growing popularity of the Clubhouse app, and more. McVay is the former EVP of Content & Programming for Cumulus Media and Westwood One. Visit http://mcvaymedia.com/ to learn more. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Chad on Substack: Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:22:19

The Future of Journalism and the Local Newspaper with Dr. Amanda Bright

5/3/2021
Dr. Amanda Bright teaches classes in multiplatform journalism and graphics at the University of Georgia. She also serves as the managing editor for the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication Newsource digital presence. Dr. Bright joined Chad to discuss the future of journalism and the local newspaper, the trend of popular journalists creating subscription newsletters, and if Facebook, Google, and other technology companies will pay for news content. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Chad on Substack: Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:29:30

Sharing Big Stories About Small Towns on the Small Town Podcast

3/1/2021
Chad is joined by the Mayor of Ocilla, Georgia, Matt Seale to discuss his podcast, "Small Town Podcast." On his program, he talks to other small town officials to discuss their stories and the stories of their small towns. Learn more and hear episodes of the Small Town Podcast here. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Chad on Substack: Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:32:13

Trey Taylor on Publishing His First Book, "A CEO Only Does Three Things"

2/15/2021
Trey Taylor, the managing director of Trinity Blue, a consultancy that provides coaching and strategic planning to C-suite leaders, joined Chad to discuss the process of writing his first book, "A CEO Only Does Three Things: Finding Your Focus in the C-Suite." Purchase Trey's book on Amazon via this link. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Chad on Substack: Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:22:22

The Future of Fast Food and Restaurant Technology with Sam Oches of QSR Magazine

2/1/2021
Sam Oches, the editor of QSR Magazine, joined Chad to discuss current technology trends in the quick service restaurant industry and what consumers can expect next. They discuss the impact of delivery apps on your local restaurant, restaurant redesigns for the future, how COVID-19 required restaurants to adopt new technology, and more. If you're a fast food and fast casual restaurant fan, this episode is for you! Listen to Sam's podcast, "Fast Forward," on all major podcasting apps. Learn more: https://www.qsrmagazine.com/fast-casual/fast-forward-podcast-qsr-magazine Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly articles. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:31:29

How Glenn the Geek and the Horse Radio Network Sprinted to Success

1/18/2021
Glenn the Geek is the founder of the Horse Radio Network (HRN). He started the network with a single show and has grown to over 20 podcasts. HRN has reached tens of thousands of listeners from around the world. He joined Chad to discuss the founding of the network and how he grew from one show to a network of multiple shows, how he plans his daily show and explains what it takes to be successful in podcasting. Listen to "Horses in the Morning" on the Horse Radio Network at https://www.horsesinthemorning.com/. Listen to the Horse Radio Network at https://www.horseradionetwork.com/or on the Horse Radio Network Mobile App for IOS or Android. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly columns. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:33:45

Reaching Millions Living the Backwoods Life with Michael Lee

1/4/2021
Michael Lee is the host and owner of Backwoods Life, a hunting show that airs on the Sportsman Channel and the Hunt Channel. The show has aired for 16 seasons, and in 2020 they reached more than 108,000,000 people through their social media channels, online videos, and TV show. Michael discussed how Backwoods Life started, how their cable TV contracts work, how they grew their social media audience and the positives and negatives of social media. Visit BackwoodsLife.com to learn more and for a complete TV schedule. https://www.facebook.com/backwoodslife https://www.youtube.com/thebackwoodslife https://app.myoutdoortv.com/shows/backwoods-life Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly columns. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:42:19

Work Break Room Vending Machines 2.0 with Joel Berman

12/21/2020
Joel Berman is the Head of Sales & Customer Success at Avanti Markets. Avanti Markets is a technology company that provides company break rooms with self-checkout micro markets. To learn more about Avanti Markets, visit their website https://www.avantimarkets.com/ Support The Chad Whittle Podcast by becoming a patron. Click here for more information. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly columns. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:15:53

Showcasing Fantastic Podcasts on London's Podcast Radio Station with CEO Gerry Edwards

12/7/2020
Gerry Edwards is the CEO of The Podcast Radio, a London radio station that airs podcasts from around the world, including The Chad Whittle Podcast. On this episode, Gerry tells Chad why the radio station was founded, why the station features independent podcasters from around the world and the future of the station and the podcasting industry. Listen to The Podcast Radio live online and download their app on iOS or Android. Follow Gerry on Twitter @TheGerryEdwards Support The Chad Whittle Podcast by becoming a patron. Click here for more information. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates and his weekly columns. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/CWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:32:09

Jack Forman on COVID-19's Impact on the Music Industry and the Future of the Music Business

11/16/2020
Jack Forman, the President of Bicoastal Productions, an entertainment and concert booking agency joined Chad to discuss the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the music industry and what the future may hold for the music business post-Coronavrius. They also discuss streaming music services like Spotify's influence on how music fans consume music. Visit https://www.bicoastalproductions.com/ to learn more about Bicoastal Productions. Support The Chad Whittle Podcast by becoming a patron. Click here for more information. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Tune In, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/ChadWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:24:05

Running Radio Stations and the City of Valdosta with Mayor Scott James Matheson

11/2/2020
Scott James Matheson is the current mayor of Valdosta, Georgia, and the owner of Smalltown Broadcasting, a radio company that owns multiple radio stations in South Georgia and North Florida. Mayor Matheson joined Chad to discuss how he got started in radio and how he worked his way up to a radio station owner. He also discusses how he balances his duties as mayor of Valdosta and his responsibilities at his radio stations. Finally, he explains why he still finds small town radio challenging after decades in the Valdosta market. Listen to "The Scott James Show" weekday mornings on Talk 92.1 FM WDDQ, Valdosta, Georgia or online at Talk921.com. Support The Chad Whittle Podcast by becoming a patron. Click here for more information. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Tune In, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/ChadWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:27:25

Producing Documentaries Around the World with Frank Barnas

10/19/2020
Frank Barnas teaches video production and screenwriting at Middle Tennessee State University. He has published six textbooks and produced multiple documentaries. He is also the former host of "The Morning Drive with Frank Barnas" on News Talk 105.9 WVGA-FM Valdosta, Georgia. Barnas co-hosts the "Voca Vacay" podcast with his wife, Marie. On this episode of "The Chad Whittle Podcast," Frank discusses producing documentary films around the world, including Antarctica, and how technology has impacted producing video content. He also discusses why he likes talk radio and why he started his travel podcast. Learn more about his "Voca Vacay" podcast by visiting https://www.vocavacay.com/ and subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and YouTube. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Tune In, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. For a full list of available podcast platforms to listen to Chad's podcast, visit https://chadwhittle.com/ Subscribe to Chad's newsletter to receive podcast updates. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/ChadWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:39:03

Traveling Robert, YouTuber and Podcast Host

10/5/2020
Robert Morales is a video creator, producing inspiring, informative, and entertaining travel videos. His videos are mainly published on YouTube, but some of them are also available on Amazon Prime Video and Facebook. Subscribe to his YouTube channel and his podcast, "Living the RV Dream with Traveling Robert." In 2014 he acquired a small travel trailer, a Winnebago Micro Minnie 1706FB, to explore the United States of America and beyond. In 2020 Winnebago loaned him a brand new 1708FB so he could travel as a brand ambassador. He joined Chad to discuss producing travel videos, how he got his start producing YouTube videos, and if the RV lifestyle is right for you. Subscribe to The Chad Whittle Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Tune In, and listen at ChadWhittle.com. Follow Chad on Twitter @CWhittleMedia and Facebook.com/ChadWhittleMedia --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/chadwhittle/support

Duration:00:23:06