Join Ezra Zaid and Umapagan Ampikaipakan — radio presenters and producers at BFM89.9 – The Business Station for Storytelling via Podcasting and learn tips on how to tell powerful, memorable stories through audio, including:
- Why you should start a podcast today
- How to start, create and distribute your own podcast
- Equipment you need to get started
- How to record a high quality podcast / interview
- Essential audio ingredients to tell a good story
- Publish your podcast to iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and Google Play
- Launch your podcast successfully and to grow your podcast to get more monthly downloads. Opportunities to monetize your podcast
About Ezra Zaid
If you’re looking for a quick hit of Ezra Zaid, look no further than the internet or a working radio. You might find him on YouTube hosting That Effing Show, a satirical online series delighting in the absurdities of our local news & politics. If not, you may hear him on BFM 89.9’s Evening Edition during your drive home, providing commentary about local and international stories alike. Recently, he has extended his work to hosting documentaries for The History Channel and Channel News Asia.
With a focus on political science and philosophy, he graduated from the University of British-Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. He regularly provides commentary on Malaysian current affairs that have featured on Al-Jazeera, The New York Times, ABC Radio Australia and The Strait Times (Singapore). He is the co-founder of PopDigital, a creative media shop specialising in media and technology.
About Umapagan Ampikaipakan
You can find media moll Umapagan almost everywhere – from newsprint to the world wide web, from radio to television – where he contemplates everything from idiosyncrasies of Malaysian politics to his unnatural obsession with the written word. Uma is blessed with a critic’s pen and a reader’s enthusiasm and has a long-running radio show – Bookmark on BFM89.9 – Malaysia’s pre-eminent broadcast on all things book related. He also helps program The Cooler Lumpur Festival – KL’s yearly gathering of literary minds and thought leaders, and Asia’s first and only festival of ideas.
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