Alex Blumberg

Alex Blumberg (@abexlumberg) is an award-winning journalist and cofounder/CEO of Gimlet Media, a media company focused on narrative podcasts.

Prior to Gimlet, he was a producer for This American Life and the co-founder of Planet Money .


This hour, rabbit holes — stories that start exploring one small thing and unexpectedly end up telling a much richer story.


Own Your Thing (Part 2)

More than ever you can own your podcast - make it, distribute it, sell it. How is it done?

Reality Check!

In June of 2017, Third Coast hosted a frank discussion about what it takes to make it in today’s podcast landscape, featuring: Jenna Weiss-Berman (Pineapple Street Media), Alex Blumberg (Gimlet Media), N’Jeri Eaton (NPR) and Julie Shapiro (Radiotopia).