Cofounder & CEO, Gimlet Media
Alex Blumberg is the cofounder and CEO of Gimlet Media, the podcast company behind hit shows like StartUp, Reply All, Homecoming, and more. In 2015, Blumberg took out his microphone started documenting the process of starting a new media company from scratch. That media company became Gimlet, and those recordings eventually became the runaway hit documentary podcast, StartUp. StartUp is currently being adapted into a sitcom for ABC titled Alex, Inc., which will premiere in 2018. Read More >
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Document the Uncomfortable
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"Last night was nothing short of amazing. Alex was the perfect host! He made it personal and personable by sharing his story. It was exactly what we needed to start and end the ceremony."
"Thanks for a great day. I've gotten many complimentary notes from management, show leaders and producers. People are feeling invigorated and inspired about their craft and excited about what the future has to hold for audio storytelling. Thanks again for this - what a success!"