123 episodes

On Top of PR is a podcast dedicated to helping corporate communications leaders leverage the power of public relations to build a strong brand and great reputation. On each episode, we explore PR and marketing topics, tips, and trends with an expert guest as we help PR professionals stay on top of PR.
 
On Top of PR  is one of the top 5% most popular podcast shows globally, according to ListenNotes' Listen Score, and among the top 100 marketing podcasts in the world on Apple Podcasts.
 
Episodes feature guests from Carnival Cruise Line, Disney, Firehouse Subs, Southwest Airlines, Undercover Boss, Wells Fargo, Wounded Warrior Project, and more!
About Jason MuddJason Mudd is a professional public speaker, accredited public relations practitioner, published author, podcaster, and entrepreneur. The World Communication Forum named him North America’s top PR leader in 2023. He’s the CEO and managing partner of Axia Public Relations. Forbes Magazine named Axia as one of America’s Best PR Agencies. He is a trusted adviser and dynamic strategist to some of America’s most admired and fastest-growing companies. His past PR work includes American Airlines, Budweiser, Dave & Buster’s, H&R Block, Hilton, HP, Miller Lite, New York Life, Pizza Hut, Southern Comfort, and Verizon. 

On Top of PR with Jason Mudd Jason Mudd, Axia Public Relations

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 32 Ratings

On Top of PR is a podcast dedicated to helping corporate communications leaders leverage the power of public relations to build a strong brand and great reputation. On each episode, we explore PR and marketing topics, tips, and trends with an expert guest as we help PR professionals stay on top of PR.
 
On Top of PR  is one of the top 5% most popular podcast shows globally, according to ListenNotes' Listen Score, and among the top 100 marketing podcasts in the world on Apple Podcasts.
 
Episodes feature guests from Carnival Cruise Line, Disney, Firehouse Subs, Southwest Airlines, Undercover Boss, Wells Fargo, Wounded Warrior Project, and more!
About Jason MuddJason Mudd is a professional public speaker, accredited public relations practitioner, published author, podcaster, and entrepreneur. The World Communication Forum named him North America’s top PR leader in 2023. He’s the CEO and managing partner of Axia Public Relations. Forbes Magazine named Axia as one of America’s Best PR Agencies. He is a trusted adviser and dynamic strategist to some of America’s most admired and fastest-growing companies. His past PR work includes American Airlines, Budweiser, Dave & Buster’s, H&R Block, Hilton, HP, Miller Lite, New York Life, Pizza Hut, Southern Comfort, and Verizon. 

    Why your social media isn’t working with Holly Bishop

    Why your social media isn’t working with Holly Bishop

    In this episode, Holly Bishop joins On Top of PR host Jason Mudd to discuss why your company's social media isn’t working.Tune in to learn more!Guest:Holly is a seasoned social media and marketing professional with over 10 years of diverse experience spanning medical practices, retail/e-commerce, and non-profit sectors.Five things you’ll learn from this episode:1. Understanding the role of social media professionals2. How to manage a work/life balance as a social media professional 3. Wh...

    • 37 min
    Lessons learned from navigating national crises with Linda Rutherford, Southwest Airlines

    Lessons learned from navigating national crises with Linda Rutherford, Southwest Airlines

    In this episode, Linda Rutherford joins On Top of PR host Jason Mudd to discuss her take on current airline crises and go into depth about Southwest’s crisis communication plan and how they’ve managed their past crises.Guest:Linda Rutherford is the Chief Administration Officer for Dallas-based Southwest Airlines, the nation's largest airline in terms of domestic Customer boardings. Linda is known for creating and leading powerful teams that equip, empower, and engage the business to serve its...

    • 46 min
    3 Ways Franchisors Can Use PR to Grow Their Company with John Hewitt of Loyalty Brands PR

    3 Ways Franchisors Can Use PR to Grow Their Company with John Hewitt of Loyalty Brands PR

    In this episode, John Hewitt joins On Top of PR host Jason Mudd to discuss three ways franchisors can use PR to grow their company. Guest:John Hewitt is a renowned entrepreneur who has made a significant impact in the business world through his innovative ideas and strategic thinking. He is best known for his success in the tax preparation industry, having founded two of the largest tax preparation companies in the U.S.Five things you’ll learn from this episode:1. How to use PR to build...

    • 51 min
    Time is of the Essence Solocast with Jason Mudd of Axia Public Relations

    Time is of the Essence Solocast with Jason Mudd of Axia Public Relations

    In this solocast, On Top of PR host Jason Mudd discusses why time is of the essence. Media relations require quick responses because reporters are typically on deadline; therefore, Jason goes into depth about how to be more timely and responsive to journalists’ inquires.Five things you’ll learn from this episode:Why time is of the essence for media relationsHow to be more timely and responsive to journalists Why you should pad deadlinesThe definition of newsjackingWhat to do in 2024 for ...

    • 20 min
    How to leverage a one-person social media team with Jacob Shipley

    How to leverage a one-person social media team with Jacob Shipley

    In this episode, Jacob Shipley joins On Top of PR host Jason Mudd to discuss how a one-person social media team works, as well as some social media tips, tricks, and trends.Guest:Our episode guest is Jacob Shipley. He started as the first social media hire at YouVersion. He now works for Tyson Foods and has built his own LinkedIn following, leading him to start a social media content strategy newsletter.Five things you’ll learn from this episode:What first-party data collection isWhy B2B comp...

    • 35 min
    The ROI of LOL with Steve Cody

    The ROI of LOL with Steve Cody

    Steve Cody joins On Top of PR host Jason Mudd to discuss Steve’s book, “The ROI of LOL,” and how effective comedy within the workplace is.Guest:Steve is the author of “The ROI of LOL: How Laughter Breaks Down Walls, Drives Compelling Storytelling, and Creates a Healthy Workplace.” He’s also a comedian, climber, and dog lover, but not necessarily in that order.Five things you’ll learn from this episode:What compelled Steve to write “The ROI of LOL” The reaction of comedy in the workplaceW...

    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

None (sadly) ,

CEO

Jason Mudd is one of the top practitioners in our field. And it was a distinct pleasure to appear “On Top of PR” and field his questions.

I do hope you find our conversation informative and entertaining.

And I highly recommend you follow On Top of PR. The name says it all. And the value add to any and all PR professionals is exponential.

Run, do not walk, to follow. :-)

TChoobs ,

Fun, Fresh and Informative

Was a guest on the show about crisis communications. Had a great time! Jason is down-to-earth, knowledgeable and engaging. He found meaningful ways to connect with my own experiences as a PR/communications professional. Will now be a loyal listener!

OmarMo93 ,

Fantastic show on PR

Axia does a great job with this show which offers a great glimpse into the PR world. Jason’s interviews and incredible questions really go along way into giving me different perspectives on how PR would work best for my business. A must listen if you’re thinking about PR in any capacity.

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