NEW YORK, February 18, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Voxnest, an audio technology company, today announced that its podcasting platform, Streamer, will be the hosting and distribution provider within the podcast space at six Staples Connect retail stores.
Earlier this month, Staples US Retail announced the opening of Staples Connect, a reimagined store with coworking, podcasting, and community event spaces where professionals, educators and students can connect and grow. . The first six Staples Connects opened in the home state – Massachusetts – from Staples US Retail to Cambridge, Somerville, Needham, Boston, Brighton and Danvers.
One element of the new stores is the Staples Connect Podcast Studios, which are dedicated spaces for storytellers to record their podcasts. Each studio has a soundproof room with professional equipment that can accommodate up to four people, plus a few perks to help podcasters along the way, like a dedicated in-store specialist and discounted access to host and distribute podcasts on Spreaker.
“We are delighted to play a role in making podcasting even more accessible to creatives of the Boston region ”, said Francesco Baschieri, CEO of Voxnest. “With access to great recording facilities and the addition of a tool like Spreaker at your fingertips – for everything from editing to distribution – we’re confident Staples Connect Podcast studios will have a big impact in their communities. ”
“Staples customers are educators, students, small business owners, and retail merchants, and their retail needs are changing, so we’ve tailored our stores to better meet those needs,” said Elissa mekal, Category Merchant at Staples US Retail. “A lot of these customers are launching and recording podcasts, but are struggling to find the space to record, so we have incorporated that space into the new store concept. ”
The whole team behind the new Staples Connect Podcast Studios invites everyone Boston podcasters from the region to book a session and see the locations here.
Voxnest is a technology company that provides professional solutions for podcasters and brands looking to engage with listeners. The company’s comprehensive tools for creating, distributing, managing, measuring, monetizing and advertising podcasts include Spreaker, which targets independent podcasters, Spreaker Enterprise, a turnkey platform for businesses. , and Dynamo, a standalone monetization solution that gives any podcaster, regardless of their host or distribution platform, the ability to generate revenue using Voxnest’s dynamic real-time ad injection technology. The company also works directly with brands looking to deliver highly targeted, high impact advertising campaigns through podcasts. The company, launched in january 2018 following the merger of Spreaker and BlogTalkRadio, is led by the co-founder and CEO Francesco Baschieri and is headquartered at New York.