Event Date: Thursday, July 14th, 2022

Event Time: 3:30pm PT // 6:30pm ET

Event Registration:

Event Description: 

Pod People is hosting a panel on how to gain notoriety for your podcast with PR and awards. Join Deondric Royster (Signal Awards, Spotify) and Lauren Passell (Podcast The Newsletter, Tink Media) as they discuss award submissions and how to set yourself apart.

Grab your ticket to winning award season on Thursday, July 14th at 3:30pm PT // 6:30pm ET!


Guest Speakers:

Deondric Royster

Deondric Royster, Managing Director of the all new Signal Awards is the newest addition to the Recognition Media family! With over 15 years in the audio arts realm, Deondric is a huge proponent and advocate for the podcast community. Starting out as an independent podcaster/talent Deondric has earned career defining roles at iHeart Radio, Anchor, and Spotify just to name a few. No matter the role or location Deondric’s core objectives and values have always been the same. Which are to truly democratize the audio creative realm, actively build real diversity as well as inclusion of all communities, and long term sustainable monetary opportunities for creatives in the podcast community!

Lauren Passell

Lauren Passell is the founder of Tink Media, a podcast growth and ideas company, and the editor of two newsletters, Podcast the Newsletter and Podcast Marketing Magic. She co-hosts the podcast discover podcast Feed the Queue with Adela Mizrachi of Podcast Brunch Club. She lives in New York City with her cat and husband, Monty and Justin respectively.