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All Things Video is a podcast dedicated to uncovering the past and charting the future of the online video ecosystem. Listen to interviews with founders and C-level executives of the world's leading video networks and engage in thought-provoking debates about the key issues shaping the next generation of entertainment. From the short-form content revolution to the fragmentation of video viewership in an always-on world, All Things Video reveals the key trends and insights from the world of digital video.

All Things Video is a podcast dedicated to uncovering the past and charting the future of the online video ecosystem. Listen to interviews with founders and C-level executives of the world's leading video networks and engage in thought-provoking debates about the key issues shaping the next generation of entertainment. From the short-form content revolution to the fragmentation of video viewership in an always-on world, All Things Video reveals the key trends and insights from the world of digital video.
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All Things Video is a podcast dedicated to uncovering the past and charting the future of the online video ecosystem. Listen to interviews with founders and C-level executives of the world's leading video networks and engage in thought-provoking debates about the key issues shaping the next generation of entertainment. From the short-form content revolution to the fragmentation of video viewership in an always-on world, All Things Video reveals the key trends and insights from the world of digital video.

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English

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Episodes

Exploring the Sunny and Dark Sides of Media -- Dr. Jessica Taylor Piotrowski (Director, Center for Research on Children, Adolescents, and the Media)

7/12/2018
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Dr. Jessica Taylor Piotrowski is an Associate Professor in the Amsterdam School of Communication Research and the Director of the Center for Research on Children, Adolescents, and the Media. She is also the co-author of Plugged In: How Media Attract and Affect Youth, which offers great insight into her research. Prior to academia, Jess worked at major children’s entertainment companies like PBS and Nickelodeon. This is a special episode recorded live at VidCon 2018, in which we explore...

Duration:00:25:57

Bringing Accountability to Influencer Marketing -- Chris Landa (Founder, Transparent Influence)

6/29/2018
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Chris Landa is the Founder of Transparent Influence, a review platform for influencers and their past branded work. Prior to Transparent Influence, Chris worked at CAA before entering the digital space as an early employee at Machinima, Base79, and YouNow. In this episode, we discuss the early days of MCNs and why their value proposition changed over time. We also talk about ongoing consolidation in both traditional and digital media, live video’s challenge with content moderation, and...

Duration:00:43:44

From Enthusiast Niche to Cultural Mainstream: The Gaming Revolution -- Greg Borrud (Co-Founder & CEO, Seismic Games)

6/18/2018
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Greg Borrud is the Co-Founder & CEO of Seismic Games, an LA-based game studio that develops next generation social games franchises across digital platforms. Prior to Seismic, Greg co-founded Pandemic Studios, which produced several best selling game titles, including ‘Star Wars: Battlefront,’ ‘Mercenaries,’ and ‘Destroy All Humans.’ Greg got his start in the video game industry as a Producer working for Activision producing PC games like ‘Dark Reign’ and ‘Muppet Treasure Island’. In this...

Duration:00:40:51

Redefining Cultural Perceptions through Media -- Jennifer Perri (VP, Univision Creator Network)

5/23/2018
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Jennifer Perri is the Vice President of the Univision Creator Network at Univision Communications, which creates engaging content for Hispanic and Latino Americans. Prior to Univision, Jen was an early employee at several defining online video companies, including CurrentTV, Big Frame, and Collective Digital Studio. She has also consulted for a number of large media brands and independently managed digital talent like Jenna Marbles throughout her career. We cover a wide range of topics in...

Duration:00:46:46

The Music Industry in the 21st Century -- Yannick Luna (Empire Collective)

5/11/2018
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Yannick Luna is the Founder and CEO of Empire Collective, an influencer network of music, sports, and gaming creators. Earlier in his career, Yannick worked for Atlantic Records, Roc Nation, and Machinima and also launched his own music curation channel to showcase independent artists. In this episode, we discuss the music industry’s slow transition from physical to digital distribution and direct-to-consumer monetization options for emerging artists. We also challenge the public...

Duration:00:27:25

An Inside Look at Talent Representation -- Scott Fisher (Founder, Select Management Group)

4/18/2018
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Scott Fisher is the Founder of Select Management Group, an independent management company that represents top digital talent like Gigi Gorgeous, MyLifeAsEva, and Tess Christine. In this episode, Scott offers advice to emerging digital talent, encouraging them to hone their authentic voice and build an audience rather than chasing money and fame. He explains how he helps talent develop a 360 business, which includes live appearances, consumer products, and original productions. One such...

Duration:00:32:07

Hope and Healing Through Media -- Terri Matthews (Founder, Jaden’s Voice)

4/9/2018
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Terri Matthews is the Founder of Jaden's Voice, a nonprofit organization that serves children and families impacted by autism. Terri is also a serial entrepreneur, motivational speaker, and consultant who specializes in human resources and crisis management. In this episode, we discuss Terri’s entrepreneurial journey and the difference between for-profit businesses and the nonprofit world. She shares her experience as a mother of an autistic child, which inspired her to launch Jaden’s...

Duration:00:48:16

Betting Big on the Attention Economy –- Arthur Wang (CMO, Super Deluxe)

2/20/2018
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Arthur Wang is the Chief Marketing Officer of Super Deluxe, a multi-platform entertainment company focused on creative youth. Prior to joining Super Deluxe, Arthur founded a number of startups focused on performance-based marketing before joining CBS Interactive as Vice President of Audience Development and Acquisition. Arthur is an active mentor at Muckerlab, where he offers advice to early stage consumer Internet companies. In this episode, we discuss a few of online video’s inherent...

Duration:00:40:28

From Net Neutrality to PayTV Resegmentation: Key Themes Impacting Online Video -- Jason Peterson (Chairman, GoDigital Media Group)

1/19/2018
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Jason Peterson is the Chairman of GoDigital Media Group, a media and technology holding company focused on IP rights management and distribution. Its operating subsidiaries include AdShare (social media monetization for content rights holders), ContentBridge (digital supply chain software provider), Cinq Music (Grammy winning record label), VidaPrimo (Hispanic targeted music video network), Distribber (movie distributor), and Tunnel Post (post production services). In this episode, we...

Duration:00:41:22

Becoming the Best in the Universe -- George Ouzounian (Author and Internet Personality)

1/16/2018
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George Ouzounian is a humorist, New York Times best-selling author, and Internet personality best known by the pseudonym Maddox. His website The Best Page in the Universe, YouTube channel The Best Show in the Universe, and podcast The Best Debate in the Universe all feature his satirical, highly opinionated take on a wide variety of topics. In this episode, we discuss the beginnings of George’s writing career and the evolution of his work as an independent content creator. He shares his...

Duration:00:51:00

Bringing Cartoons to Life: Toonstar Animates Young Audiences -- John Attanasio & Luisa Huang (Co-Founders, Toonstar)

1/12/2018
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John Attanasio and Luisa Huang are the co-founders of Toonstar, a mobile app that allows creators to live stream as cartoon characters. John and Luisa are veterans of the Hollywood studio system, who prior to Toonstar, spent 15+ years developing franchises for Disney, DreamWorks, and Warner Bros. After discovering a gap in animation programming for teens and tweens, they designed Toonstar as a mobile app for young audiences to easily create and share cartoon content, unencumbered by the...

Duration:00:58:13

From Fantasy Football to Professional Gaming: Online Video’s Impact on Sports -- Dave Meltzer (Co-Founder & CEO, Sports 1 Marketing)

11/17/2017
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Dave Meltzer is the Co-Founder and CEO of Sports 1 Marketing, a sports marketing agency and consultancy started in 2010 with Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon. Earlier in his career, Dave was a technology executive at Westlaw, Thomson Reuters, and Accenture, and he helped Samsung launch the world’s first smartphone. Dave is the author of two books, a highly sought keynote speaker, and philanthropist. In this episode, we discuss how the democratization of media is hurting traditional...

Duration:00:21:59

Unifying Asia through Media -- Fred Chong (Co-Founder & CEO, Prodigee Media and WebTVAsia)

11/13/2017
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Fred Chong is the Co-Founder and CEO of Prodigee Media and WebTVAsia. Fred is an award-winning filmmaker and serial entrepreneur from Malaysia who sold his first venture, mobile ringtone company Hipmobile, to YTL in 2002. He went on to launch Prodigee Media in 2005 to focus on the emerging new media industry and encourage digital content creation in Asia. In this episode, we discuss the differences between Western and Asian media, particularly limited infrastructure which has led many...

Duration:00:19:51

Cultural Divide: The TV vs. Internet Generation -- Cenk Uygur (Founder & CEO, TYT Network)

10/26/2017
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Cenk Uygur is the founder and host of the world’s largest online news show “The Young Turks” and CEO of the TYT Network. Cenk has had a long career as a political commentator and blogger, having voiced his opinions on CNN, FOX News, Al Jazeera, Sirius Satellite Radio, NPR, and MSNBC. Prior to launching TYT, Cenk was a lawyer, TV writer, and host. In this wide-ranging conversation, we discuss what Cenk calls “the greatest cultural divide […] in this country’s history”: those age 35+ that...

Duration:00:52:19

The End of Interruptive Advertising -- Kyle Heller (Co-Founder & CSO, Cinematique)

9/20/2017
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Kyle Heller is the Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Cinematique, a technology platform for interactive and shoppable video. Prior to launching Cinematique, Kyle founded online-voting platform Convote and award-winning production company Varient. In this episode, we chronicle Kyle’s journey from filmmaker to tech entrepreneur and discuss interactive video experiences. Kyle points out that the video format hasn’t changed much in the past century, but now that we’re all on connected...

Duration:00:29:56

“Creating This World”: Producing Original Content for Online Video -- Artur Filipowicz (Head of Video Production, Mediakraft)

8/23/2017
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Artur Filipowicz is the Head of Video Production at Mediakraft Poland, appearing on camera and working behind the scenes to create several original productions. Prior to Mediakraft, Artur worked at the European Student Forum (AEGEE) and Grupa Wirtualna Polska. In this episode, Artur and I discuss the creative side of the online video industry and some of the market challenges intrinsic to Eastern Europe: from low CPMs to difficulty attracting international audiences. Artur shares his...

Duration:00:23:37

An Inside Look at Social Video Advertising -- Loren Rochelle (Co-Founder & CEO, NOM)

8/18/2017
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Loren Rochelle is the Co-Founder and CEO of Not Ordinary Media (NOM), which helps advertisers optimize video buys across social media platforms. Prior to launching NOM, Loren was an Account Director at Giant Media and the VP of Accounts at Channel Factory. In this episode, Loren explains the evolution of social video distribution – from the early days of video seeding to today's more transparent and data-driven approach to paid media. We discuss industry challenges like brand safety, the...

Duration:00:37:30

The Future of Esports: How Online Video Impacts Competitive Gaming (VidCon 2017 Panel)

8/2/2017
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This is a special live episode that was originally recorded as part of VidCon 2017’s Industry Track. Our guests include: • Steve Arhancet (Co-CEO of Team Liquid) • Michal Blicharz (VP, Pro Gaming at ESL) • Justin Dellario (Director of Esports Programs at Twitch) • Stan Press (Managing Director, Digital and Gaming at Magid Advisors) In this episode, we discuss the growing popularity and commercial success of esports. We examine the differences between competitive gaming and traditional...

Duration:00:48:57

Quantifying Influence: Helping Creators Understand Their Value -- Chad Sahley and Sam Michie (Co-Founders, Social Bluebook)

7/17/2017
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Chad Sahley and Sam Michie are the Co-Founders of Social Bluebook, a resource to help creators find their brand value and give them a starting point in negotiations. Chad began his career at ABC and then started his own production company, Hieroglyphic Productions. Sam worked in technology sales at Adaptive Computing before transitioning to digital media and entertainment with a job at Maker Studios, where he met Chad. Inspired by their experience at Maker, Chad and Sam decided to launch...

Duration:00:49:04

Online Video in Poland: Lessons from an Expat Entrepreneur -- Ryan Socash (Managing Director, Mediakraft Poland)

7/8/2017
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Ryan Socash is the Managing Director of Mediakraft Poland, a next-generation media company focused on lifestyle content for young audiences. Prior to joining Mediakraft, Ryan was a successful musician, radio host, and TV personality – sharing his experiences as an American expat in Poland, the country he so affectionately calls “the true romance of my life.” In this episode, we learn about Ryan’s entrée into the media business – from an early start in the music industry to becoming a radio...

Duration:00:51:10