Rob is the VP of Podcaster Relations, Voxnest and Spreaker, and a 2017 Inductee into the Academy of Podcasters Hall of Fame. Previously, Rob was the Head of Content and Partnerships at Spreaker, the EVP/CTO at PodcastOne.com, and the Content and Business Manager of Podcasts/TV at Microsoft’s Xbox Live and Zune. He currently hosts the “SpreakerLiveShow.com” podcast, Weds at 3pm PST and co-hosts “NewMediaShow.com/live” Live Sat at 9am PST. He is also former lead host of WebTalk World Radio Show; recognized as the first nationally syndicated radio program in the world to begin podcasting on Sept 15th, 2004. Rob lives in Seattle.