Learn how to create branded podcasts
March 21 & 22, 2022
Work alongside industry leaders in state-of-the-art studios for a hands-on branded podcast learning experience!
Title 9 Studios
Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
WHAT IS OSSA PRODUCTION CAMP?
This 2-day intensive workshop immerses you into the experience of creating a fully sponsored and branded podcast.
Working in teams, you will be provided with a brief and tasked with creating a limited-series podcast within 48hrs. The purpose of this production camp is to equip you with the necessary skills you need to create a successful branded podcast.
WHO IS PRODUCTION CAMP FOR?
The camp will encompass all aspects of podcasting, so we encourage podcast hosts, producers, editors and the like to apply as long you fit the following criteria:
You identify as a woman or non-binary person
You have a multi-disciplined podcasting skill set (writer, producer, host, etc.)
You are involved with and/or host a small-to-midsize podcast with at least 1,000+ monthly downloads.
You are eager to learn about creating branded content
You are able to attend the entirety of the camp on March 21 & 22, 2022 in Santa Monica, Los Angeles
You are based in LA or willing to travel at your own expense
Does this sound like you?
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Candidates must excel in at least two podcasting skills in order to be considered for the camp (these skills can include writing, marketing, hosting, production, etc.)
Approved candidates will be notified via email and placed into teams based on their skill sets
In the weeks prior to camp, teams will be provided with a brief from the sponsor and will work together virtually to start preparing for the challenge of creating a limited podcast series in 48 hours on site
The teams will gather at the studio on March 21 and 22 to produce the mini-series from start to finish. Our host and industry mentors will be there to help you every step of the way
Presentations will take place at the end of the second day, where groups will pitch their podcast to the sponsor and industry peers
The sponsor has the option to continue producing the content post-camp and engage with teams as they desire
You walk away with new podcast friends, an experience of a lifetime, and skills you can apply to your own podcast!
WHO LEADS THE CAMP?
Your camp leader will be Matty Staudt. During his career, Matty has been an on-air host, morning show lead, and Executive Producer at legendary stations including WJFK in Washington DC, WNEW in New York City, Alice Radio, and Live 105 in San Francisco. In 2007, Matty redirected his radio career toward podcasting, becoming a pioneer at Stitcher as their first Director of Content.
Matty has been a consultant for top companies like Cisco, Sirius/XM, and The Federal Reserve Bank, creating branded content podcasts, coaching hosts and producers, and formulating dynamic podcast strategies since 2011. He’s hosted several podcasts including his current show Access Podcast, interviewing some of the best podcasters in the industry.
In 2017, Matty joined iHeartRadio as the radio industry’s first Vice President of Podcast Programming. In this role, he developed a podcast strategy for the company’s radio talent and helped create over 300 podcasts, driving millions of downloads a month. As VP, he developed original shows, nurtured and coached on-air talent, and crafted the comprehensive podcast strategy for iHeartRadio’s podcast programming.
Matty’s latest venture is Jam Street Media, focusing his tremendous experience and passion for broadcasting towards elevating top brands and talent to their most creative and successful potential.