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Media on the Radio

THE MEDIA ON THE RADIO PODCAST IS ABOUT THE BUSINESS OF MEDIA THROUGH THE EYES OF PROFESSIONALS. FILMMAKERS, JOURNALISTS, TELEVISION WRITERS, SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETERS, AND MORE SHARE STORIES ABOUT BREAKING INTO THE BIZ. THE AUDIENCE CONTINUES TO DOUBLE EVERY FEW MONTHS AND IS PERFECT FOR STUDENTS STUDYING THE EMERGING MEDIA OR ANYONE LOOKING TO LAND A GIG IN THE CREATIVE ECONOMY.

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The Artist with Agency EP # 42 (Fabian Tejada)

Fabian, a talented motion graphic artist, chats about his work with ad agencies and well-known brands like Disney, Pepsi, and Vice News.  We also talk about artistic burnout and the journey he took moving from NYC to Washington D.C. where he now works more with filmmakers and non-profit organizations.  Check out some of his work here: http://dlas.tv/This is the third episode of the MOTR series featuring members of the co-working space called the Lookout DC. (lookoutdc.com)Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94Lt Media on the Radio ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the worldwide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

10 Apr 2017

Rank #1

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Calling Yourself a Writer EP# 55 (Brian Wulff)

Brian has taken a long journey developing his career. Before settling down, he worked various temporary jobs and traveled the world. For the last 5-7 years he has found success and satisfaction in the corporate world, but he recently made a change. He started a side venture called Wulff Writing. In this episode he shares the story of how and why he now calls himself a writer.  Listen to the back episodes at: waitwhatpro.com/motrLike on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/MediaOnTheRadio/Follow me on Instagram at: @waitwhatpro SUBSCRIBE on iTunes: HTTPS://ITUN.ES/I6Y94LT TUNE IN every Thursday @ 7PM to 96.7 FM (Washington DC/Arlington): www.wera.fm  

4 Apr 2018

Rank #2

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SPECIAL UNCUT EPISODE: 'In the Grinding Phase' EP# 54 (Kevin Sampson)

Kevin Sampson of Picture Lock & DCBFF and I share our struggles, perspectives, and excitement as we grow as entrepreneurs and develop our business ventures. Enjoy this uncut and unfiltered conversation!Listen to the back episodes at: waitwhatpro.com/motrLike on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/MediaOnTheRadio/Follow me on INstagram at: @waitwhatpro SUBSCRIBE on iTunes: HTTPS://ITUN.ES/I6Y94LT TUNE IN every Thursday @ 7PM to 96.7 FM (Washington DC/Arlington): www.wera.fm  

28 Feb 2018

Rank #3

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Get Your Film Funded: Fiscal Sponsorship/Kickstarter EP # 38 (Harry Lee Returns)

Harry Lee and I swap stories: he shares his experience with fiscal sponsorship and I attempt to demystify Kickstarter by recounting my experience of raising just about $50,000 for two projects.AND it just so happens that Harry has a Kickstarter campaign going on right now! Check out his amazing film project SOMALILAND.  Get woke, and give it your support. They have already reached their base goal in the first 8 days, which will be enough to finish the project. NOW anything you contribute will help them start the process of getting the film seen!I am very excited for this project and I am huge supporter of this film. It has the potential to be seen by thousands, if not millions of people and will definitely have an impact on the future of Somaliland.Also a big thanks to Paul and the Spark Street Digital family for allowing us to record in their office!Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94Lt Media on the Radio is now ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the worldwide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

22 Feb 2017

Rank #4

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Capturing the Funk Factor EP# 53 (Rick Sebak)

With special co-host Andrew Limberg, we chat with Rick Sebak, a documentarian who has produced countless films for PBS. During the conversation we learn that Andrew was a Rick Sebak fanboy starting back in middle school when he first sent him fan mail.  If you have watched PBS in the last 20 years, you have probably seen one of Ricks films. Tune in to find out! SUBSCRIBE on iTunes: HTTPS://ITUN.ES/I6Y94LT TUNE IN every Thursday @ 7PM to 96.7 FM (Washington DC/Arlington): www.wera.fm  

23 Feb 2018

Rank #5

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Producing Virtual Reality Video EP # 41 (Emma Mankey Hidem)

Emma and I chat about what goes into VR video production, how the technology is changing, and how the rules are still being written.  Her company, Sunnyside Productions is a full-service video production company based in Washington, DC. They specialize in non-fiction, corporate, and virtual reality 360° video. The company was founded in 2015 and they have created content for companies as large as Twitter, Mercedes, and Esteé Lauder.  https://www.sunnysideproductions.com/This is the second episode of the MOTR series featuring members of the co-working space called the Lookout DC. The members work in different parts of video including motion graphics, documentary film, and virtual reality. (lookoutdc.com)Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94Lt Media on the Radio ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the worldwide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

31 Mar 2017

Rank #6

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Making Fundraising Videos That Work (Liz Norton, Stone Soup Films)

Liz explains what elements make a great fundraising video. She also shares success stories about videos that have had significant Financial impact on Organizations. Liz Norton was a freelance television producer for over ten years, with a focus on public policy issues. Those programs included several Fred Friendly Seminars for PBS, which explore thorny political and ethical issues in depth and she has also produced for MTV News, educating teens on crime-related issues. During the Clinton Administration, Liz was a research director in the White House Office of Communications. In that role, she served as a link between the president, the press and the public, primarily on the issues involving crime and drug policy. Before then she was a researcher on political campaign finances for Common Cause, a non-partisan lobbying organization. For twenty years Liz has been a director of the Diane and Norman Bernstein Foundation in Washington DC. She founded Stone Soup Films in early 2008.

21 Jul 2017

Rank #7

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Skaterman & the Box of Death EP 48 (John McNulty)

John McNulty is into tech and music... so naturally he created a band of rapping robots! Listen to the episode and check out the Robotmouth.com to learn more. Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94Lt Media on the Radio ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the worldwide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

2 Jan 2018

Rank #8

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Illustrating Stories EP # 43 (Mark Korsak)

Mark, an illustrator from in New York, has been crafting pictures and words to tell stories for over 30 years. He continued to live there for years doing freelance illustration and design work for a variety of clients and uses (Sony, Warner Bros., Disney, The Wall Street Journal), as well as working for the Society of Illustrators Museum of American Illustration. Shortly after a move to DC he was introduced to the world of Graphic Recording, a burgeoning industry that combines illustration, design, and storytelling. This is the fourth episode of the MOTR series featuring members of the co-working space called the Lookout DC. (lookoutdc.com)Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94Lt Media on the Radio ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the worldwide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

18 Apr 2017

Rank #9

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The Meme Maker (Quajay Donnell) EP #34

Quajay Donnell comes on to chat about social media and meme making, plus he explains how he got started in graphic design. Find more about Quajay by searching  #imjusthereforthememes or @allegedlyQ. Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94LtMedia on the Radio is now ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the world wide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

31 Dec 2016

Rank #10

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The Comedian EP # 37 (Nate Johnson)

Nate Johnson joins the podcast to share his story of getting into stand up comedy. We also talk about the recent events in Berkeley involving Milo Yiannopoulos and the parallel issues of censorship and political correctness in the comedy world. For more on Nate visit: nategotbetter.com/Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94LtMedia on the Radio is now ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the worldwide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

10 Feb 2017

Rank #11

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Covering This Election... (Andrew Limberg) EP # 32

We're back! Media on the Radio will have new episodes each week and this was a fitting start to the new season with journalist/producer Andrew Limberg talking about what it's been like covering this election... Also Andrew and I chat about the possibility of starting our own NEW podcast. Let us know what you think. Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94LtMedia on the Radio is now ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the world wide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

5 Nov 2016

Rank #12

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The Software Wizard EP# 30 (Greg Nicholas)

Greg Nicholas, a software developer with Conversant Labs, comes on the podcast to explain how not everyone in app development is a character from the TV show Silicon Valley. Also, Greg gives a preview of Conversant Lab's newest application, Yes Chef!, an exciting hands-free cooking aid available now in the iPhone app store!Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94LtMedia on the Radio is now ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the world wide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!

17 Aug 2016

Rank #13

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Freelancing in NYC EP# 27 (Matt Reilly)

This week Matt Reilly talks about the ups and down he experienced moving from DC to NYC to make it as a freelancer in a bigger market. He also shares what he learned working in the lighting department for indie films, corporate videos, and on other sets including music videos for Courtney Love and "The Weekend".Subscribe to the PODCAST on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94LtMedia on the Radio is now ON THE RADIO! Tune in every Thursday at 7pm to WERA.FM & listen live to the world wide broadcast. Or if you live in the DC/Arlington VA area tune your radio dial to WERA 96.7 FM! Every Thursday at 7pm!For past episodes visit: waitwhatpro.comLike me on Facebook.com/MediaOnTheRadio and Tweet me @MediaOnRadioMedia on the Radio is produced through the facilities of Arlington Independent Media. For more information visit arlingtonmedia.org.

28 Jun 2016

Rank #14

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The TV Writer's Room Assistant EP# 24 (Julie Haberstick)

This week Julie Haberstick joins the podcast. She's the writer's room assistant for Showtime's Homeland. She shares her film school experiences, from hitching a golf cart ride with a prop master to landing delete a gigs on popular movies and TV shows. She also shares advice on screen writing and gives pointers for breaking into the industry.Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94LtFor past episodes visit: waitwhatpro.comLike me on Facebook.com/MediaOnTheRadio and Tweet me @MediaOnRadioMedia on the Radio is produced through the facilities of Arlington Independent Media. For more information visit arlingtonmedia.org.

31 May 2016

Rank #15

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The Sole Proprietor EP# 21 (Mikael Manoukian)

Mikael Manoukian, of Ear of the Eye Productions, is a video professional who gives vital insight about the concept of 'return on investment' (ROI), what to consider when investing in new equipment, and time management tips when being your own boss. 'Facebook doesn't pay' Mikael says.He also shares his past and current experience as a theater performer, creative consultant, camera operator, and business man.Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes: https://itun.es/i6Y94LtFor past episodes visit: waitwhatpro.comLike me on Facebook.com/MediaOnTheRadio and Tweet me @MediaOnRadioMedia on the Radio is produced through the facilities of Arlington Independent Media. For more information visit arlingtonmedia.org.

27 Apr 2016

Rank #16

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The Radio Fanboy EP# 14 (Andrew Limberg)

If you are trying to break into media or a media geek like me, you must check out this podcast and join the conversation by tweeting @MediaOnRadio.This week Andrew Limberg, a talk radio news producer, chats about his passion for producing radio despite the changes to the field. He also shares stories about growing up and being fixated by the radio programs on KDKA Pittsburgh.Media on the Radio is produced through the facilities of Arlington Independent Media. For more information visit www.arlingtonmedia.org.

2 Feb 2016

Rank #17

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Flashback Friday from Jan 2016: The Politician EP# 11 (John Fetterman)

Rebroadcast of John Fetterman who is now the Lieutenant Governor-Elect of Pennsylvania.“With over a decade of experience as mayor of Braddock, PA, John Fetterman (@JohnFetterman) has announced he is running for US Senate. He came on the podcast to talk about the campaign trail, his work as mayor, and how the media can impact politics.”www.waitwhatpro.com

30 Nov 2018

Rank #18

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Building a Successful Video Business EP# 60 (Tod Plotkin)

Tod Plotkin founder and principal of Greenbuzz Agency shares his professional narrative on the podcast. His story starts in L.A. working on movies sets right out of college, then back in D.C. he develops as video producer, which leads him to eventually launch a successful and sustainable business.Tune in to learn more!Listen to the back episodes at: waitwhatpro.com/motrLike on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/MediaOnTheRadio/Follow me on Instagram at: @waitwhatproSUBSCRIBE on iTunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/media-on-the-radio/id1057030444?mt=2TUNE IN every Thursday @ 7PM to 96.7 FM (Washington DC/Arlington): www.wera.fm

7 Oct 2018

Rank #19

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The creative development side of video making EP# 59 (Sue O'Hora)

Sue O'Hora works at Henninger Media Services as the Director of Marketing and Senior Producer and is responsible for writing and producing original projects. She joins us to talk about the producing and creative development side of video.Tune in to learn more!Listen to the back episodes at: waitwhatpro.com/motrLike on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/MediaOnTheRadio/Follow me on Instagram at: @waitwhatproSUBSCRIBE on iTunes: itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/media-on-the-radio/id1057030444?mt=2TUNE IN every Thursday @ 7PM to 96.7 FM (Washington DC/Arlington): www.wera.fm

17 Sep 2018

Rank #20