Wondery and Amazon Music have entered into an exclusive ad licensing and sales agreement with family-oriented podcast company Tinkercast.
From September until 2022, Wondery and Amazon Music will have exclusive rights to new and existing Tinkercast podcasts. Amazon-owned companies will also have marketing rights to Tinkercast’s products and grow their business with new offerings through Amazon Prime.
The new Tinkercast shows will be available a week earlier on Amazon Music and ad-free on Wondery + before releasing widely on all podcast platforms. New Tinkercast shows will include Who, when, wow !, who will introduce young listeners to âunsung heroesâ around the world, and Flip and Mozi’s guide on how to be an Earthling, a âcartoon for the earâ show that will teach children to become better guardians of the Earth and its animals.
âTinkercast has led the way in engaging the hearts, minds and imaginations of young listeners, creating fun ways to educate and enrich their lives,â said Jen Sargent, CEO of Wondery. âWe are excited to partner with the leader in audio content for children and families as we continue to grow our list of content for everyone to enjoy. “
Tinkercast was founded in 2017 by Meredith Halpern-Ranzer, Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas.
âWe are more than proud to have our kids and family content live alongside Wondery and Amazon Music shows and look forward to wowing audiences with our original new podcasts through this partnership this fall,â said Halpern. -Ranzer, CEO of Tinkercast. .
UTA negotiated the partnership for Tinkercast and Wondery.