Fanning The Flames of Success: Fandom’s Insights on Cultivating Engagement, Fan-Driven Marketing, And Revolutionary Partnerships
Stephanie Fried, CMO of Fandom, reveals the behind-the-scenes strategies that have elevated Fandom to a global enthusiast hub. Learn about successful collaborations and how Fandom is reshaping the landscape of interactive fan experiences. This episode delves into cultivating engagement, leveraging fan-driven content for unique marketing opportunities, and exploring the dynamic intersection of community building and marketing. Explore Fandom's impactful partnerships with media and entertainment companies and how they foster a mutually beneficial relationship for fans and the industry.
Pixar to Play: Unlocking Brands and Storytelling in a Virtual Playground
In this episode, Colin Brady, Chief Creative Officer, AMGI studios, a visionary executive who has not only left his mark at Pixar, working on beloved classics like Toy Story and A Bug's Life, but has now ventured into the realm of gaming, bringing a groundbreaking new style of animation with him. We also explore the exciting frontier of using AI to craft personalized and immersive experiences, where technology becomes a tool to weave intricate and dynamic narratives tailored to each individual. Our conversation delves into strategic partnerships forming between brands and TV shows, unlocking new possibilities to extend and complement their narratives through gaming and other communal experiences. It's a fascinating exploration of how different forms of media can converge to create richer, more interconnected worlds.
Influencers Unleashed: Elevating Television Content and Brand Partnerships
Get ready for a fascinating exploration of the intersection between influencers, television, brands, and technology that's shaping the future of entertainment. In this thought-provoking episode, host Vicki Lins and guests Jonathan Chanti and Paul Telner dive into how Viral Nation harnesses the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to protect both content creators and the brands they represent. And discover how influencers lend their unique perspectives, authenticity, and relatability to television content, breathing new life into traditional formats.
Succeeding in a Ruthlessly Competitive Business
What does it take to succeed in an over-saturated streaming world? According to guest Michael Wright, head of MGM+, it’s focusing on quantity, quality, and value. Michael asserts today’s sophisticated audience determines within five minutes whether they will keep a subscription after the free trial by quickly assessing three important things. Host Vicki Lins and guest Michael Wright discuss chasing people over profit, their recent acquisition by Amazon, and how Amazon’s resources and enthusiasm will guide awareness and subscriber growth.
Turning The Pain Of What-To-Watch On TV Into A Fun, Fast, Free Experience
Guest Stacy Jolna has a long career in changing how people watch TV. He was a founding executive for TiVo and most recently, the founder and CMO of Clix, a multi-platform streaming model. Jolna applies the three C’s to create new viewing experiences for the consumer – choice, control, and convenience. In our discussion, he explains how through human editorial curation and AI machine learning, Clix is providing a personal viewing experience for the consumer, exciting new advertising opportunities and partnerships across the streaming ecosystem.
Navigating The Steaming Wars With A New, Collaborative Roadmap
As the Streaming Wars evolved, we witnessed business models pull apart, sending parties to their respective corners, all trying to figure out what’s next. It became clear global scale is necessary to stay competitive, making co-productions a priority. Host Vicki Lins and guest Rebecca Glashow, CEO of Global Distribution for BBC Studios, discuss several topics including how through co-productions and partnerships, we are witnessing a resurgence of competitors also being colleagues, where working together can benefit individual businesses.
Great guests, better conversations!
Vicki asks all the best questions! Thought-provoking and engaging.
Thats my MOM!
Go mom she is the best!
Good content horrible audio quality
How can a podcast on media innovation have 1986 audio quality? It’s good content but the audio is too distracting. Buy a microphone.