"We are beyond thrilled that we now have Greg Janoff overseeing our revenue streams," said USRN
Chairman/CEO Nick Verbitsky .
USRN SVP/Content & Affiliation Stefan Jones commented, "We found that lots of radio stations were entering the smart speaker environment without a plan as to what happens next.
Elliott Hurst, founder and CEO of Toronto-based SoCast added, "We loved the vision of the USRN team, who felt that emerging audio technology would be best served by offering creative content for promotional support.
USRN notes, "As programming and production staffers find themselves covering more stations over wider territory, the Phantom Producer App allows the freedom to work from multiple locations while still being connected to each studio play-out system.
USRN says thenew features have been developed in direct response to user requests, including adaptations to include various auto-ingesting methods used by stations to add relevant data and audio in one action to save time.
The difference, USRN
says, is "the unique benefit of Spark is its daily library of listener audio providing audience feedback and commentary on trending entertainment and lifestyle topics."
In re-designing the interface, focus was placed on the user experience while keeping the platform as intuitive and accessible as it has always been, USRN