Insider analysis on the business of media & entertainment.

Monetizing Media shares tactical insights among corporate executives, startup founders, & investors through a podcast, a newsletter, private events, and other resources. >> **New content paused – Returning early 2022**


  • M&A and investments
  • Data on industry trends
  • Product innovation (including crypto)
  • Monetization best practices


  • Publishing, Film/TV, Music, and Podcasting
  • Gaming, virtual worlds, and XR
  • Media infrastructure and distribution platforms

“In this ever-changing media environment, Monetizing Media is a valuable resource for media executives and entrepreneurs.”

Rick Hess, Managing Partner @ Evolution Media Capital

“I definitely read or skim through every newsletter. Reminds me of my old days of paidContent for its comprehensiveness yet brevity.”

Rafat Ali, Founder/CEO @ Skift

The Monetizing Media podcast shares my conversations with others about the business of media, entertainment, & gaming. Each episode shares a short chat with a leading executive, entrepreneur, or investor as we dive into a case study on their company, an investment thesis they have, or other tactical insights about monetization and business opportunities.

Listen on Apple Podcasts and Spotify, plus other platforms like Anchor, Breaker, Google Podcasts, Pocket Casts, RadioPublic, and YouTube.