A proven leader and metrics-driven architect of world class sales organizations in both start-up and emerging business scenarios. D. has over 30 year experience working with top media and entertainment brands including XM Satellite Radio, AOL Time Warner, I-Heart Media, MySpace, and Indiewire. His broad experience in strategy, building and leading teams to achieve maximum revenue performance and organizational excellence will help lead SSM’s strategic vision.
A seasoned media executive with over 15 years of expertise spanning finance, strategy, operations, marketing and analytics across the media & entertainment vertical, Ari brings a proven success in building partner relationships that deliver on expectations while leading high performing teams by optimizing different sets of values and experience. Ari received his B.S., with honors, from the University of Massachusetts where he was the founding member of Chancellor Scott’s groundbreaking Community, Diversity and Social Justice Committee and received his MBA in Finance from New York University
Will grew up in the world of radio making a name for himself with a unique approach to selling content that wasn't in the mainstream. He was part of the launch of some of the earliest Alternative Rock Stations in the country, spent some time in Sports Talk, but it was Will's ability to work with and re-invent the way controversial (at the time) programs like The Howard Stern Show, and The Opie & Anthony Show were sold that made him well known in the industry. He has a deep knowledge of the digital space and believes that podcasters have the ability to create the most interesting content on the planet.
At Stuffed Sausage Media we understand what motivates podcasters to create and what drives audiences to listen - engaging, high-quality content. With a team of dedicated producers, engineers, music industry executives and sales specialists, our approach enables podcasters to offer fans the best in audio programming, with solutions for how to monetize their content in authentic and meaningful ways.