About Rich Johnson

Rich Johnson is the Coordinator of Digital Platforms for PILOT. He develops the PILOT website, runs our social media accounts, shoots and edits InnoMinutes and manages Broadcast Blog.

WNYC Goes Heavy into Podcasting

By |February 20, 2018|Innovation Stories|

Rather than cede to audio streams and downloads, WNYC-FM, New York’s powerhouse public radio station, invested heavily in producing podcasts of its own. The 2015 creation of WNYC Studios has given rise to “The New [...]

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WVIK Podcast: Suspect Convictions

By |February 12, 2018|Innovation Stories|

Despite not having network or big-market resources, in January 2017, Quad Cities NPR affiliate WVIK and veteran journalist Scott Reeder launched a true-crime podcast, “Suspect Convictions” – a near-instant hit. Within the first month, “Suspect [...]

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Video Call Center

By |February 20, 2018|Innovation Stories|

Video Call Center (VCC) makes live video caller TV (think radio call-in shows with pictures) a reality on broadcast, cable, online and on Facebook Live. By tying smartphones into live TV, VCC allows broadcasters to [...]

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