Denise Oliver Joins BlogTalkRadio
February 5, 2015 at 2:56 PM (PT)
BLOGTALKRADIO has brought in programming veteran DENISE OLIVER to be Programming Consultant and Strategist. She will help Talk/Spoken word format talent, and a variety of content partners enter podcasting.
“Over the course of my career, I’ve been privileged to work with so many talented people, and I’m really looking forward to helping talk/spoken word format creators bring their skills to this fast growing medium," she said. "The new team at BLOGTALKRADIO is making great strides in transforming their platform with upgraded audio, and tools that make it easier to create, manage, stream, syndicate, and measure podcasts anywhere, any time, all within a single platform. I believe the platform will play a critical role in bringing many more talented creators into the field of podcasting.”
OLIVER started her career as a DJ before launching 98 ROCK/BALTIMORE, where she helped bring HOWARD STERN and ROBIN QUIVERS to DC101. She then joined ABC RADIO NETWORKS and later UNITED STATIONS and WESTWOOD ONe where, as SVP/Programming she worked with content partners including MTV, CNN, CNBC, FOX NEWS, CBS MARKETWATCH.COM, THE TONIGHT SHOW and MARTHA STEWART LIVING OMNIMEDIA. OLIVER has since been a co-founder of 3 startups and consulted high profile media companies including SIRIUSXM, ASSOCIATED PRESS, FORBES, INC., WWE, HACHETTE FILIPACCHI, DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS and E!
“We have been consistently impressed with DENISE’s grasp of the Talk format and the new media economy," BLOGTALKRADIO Chief Architect/GM ANDY TOH said. "Her wisdom from years in radio will help many in the BTR host community add to their programming the flair and structure needed to attract and engage listeners, all while respecting the more casual and intimate nature of the podcast format. We are privileged to have someone with Denise’s deep experience and insights join us in our mission.”