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Wednesday, February 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm • Organized By Public Relations Society of America - Greater Kansas City
4740 Grand Ave, Kansas City, MO 64112


Though podcasting has been around for more than a decade, podcast’s moment is now. Podcast listenership has more than doubled over the past five years. During this session, you’ll learn how a podcast could be a part of any company’s communication efforts and see examples of how it can showcase thought leadership and lead to media mentions.

Brent Bowen, Sparkcade

Brent runs Sparkcade Marketing. He is an accomplished marketing and communication professional with 20-plus years of experience spanning a wide range of disciplines. He’s launched and run several award-winning podcasts as well as placed clients on prominent shows. Equally adept in industries from entertainment to highly regulated verticals, Brent puts the “fun” in sales funnel and knows how to weave a compelling story for even the most daunting assignment.

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Grand Street Cafe
4740 Grand Ave
Kansas City, MO 64112
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