Former Free Radio Regional Content Director Mike Newman has been hired by Audioboom as Head of Content Partnerships in the UK.
Audioboom has secured more new funding of £4.5m from a mixture of current and new investors.
Audioboom has withdrawn its proposed takeover of Triton Digital, the company has announced in a trading update.
Speakers from the BBC, Global and audioBoom are among the latest announcements for the Next Radio conference taking place in September.
Audioboom has picked up the show after the BBC decided not to recommission it. It has been on 5 live for four years, and BBC London for six years before that.
AudioBoom and the Undisclosed podcast have expanded their partnership with an exclusive premium ad sales agreement.
7digital has sold all its remaining interest in Audioboom, raising net cash proceeds of £1.9m.
SoundCloud has made some changes to the way links are displayed on Facebook, meaning an end to embedded audio on the social network.
‘Whispering Bob’s Legends Vault’ will be available exclusively on audioBoom’s online platform, iOS and Android apps.
AudioBoom will start serving ads before content thanks to a new deal with WideOrbit’s WO On Demand service.
Ex talkSPORT presenter Mike Parry will be reunited with his former colleague Alan Brazil on a new audioBoom podcast.
He's back and hosting his podcast exclusively on the audio sharing website.
Audioboom, the new trading name of Audioboo, has appointed talkSPORT as its exclusive UK sales partner to sell digital audio and display advertising.
Audioboo has listed on the Stock Exchange today at a valuation of over £10m, and is planning to change its name to Audioboom.