Rivet transforms listening for the digital age. We are dedicated to changing the way audio is produced and delivered, creating the best listening experiences on the planet.
Founded in 2012 by a self-funded team with dreams of changing for the better the way people listen to news and stories, Rivet’s audience has grown tremendously with millions of people hearing our voices all over the globe.
Our Amazing Team
We are based in Chicago and are proud to be a part of the rapidly expanding Chicago tech scene.
John generates the vision and energy.
Disney + Navteq + College Football = Power & Agility
President & COO
Cindy makes things happen…on time.
MBA + World Traveller + Author = Diversity
VP of Sales & Marketing
Terri is our left brained/right brained powerhouse.
Black Belt + Markers + MBA = Downloads & Retention Strategies
VP of Product Development
Alwar is the bridge between our customers' vision and Rivet’s products.
Disruptive Technologies + Iterative Prototypes + Customer Dedication = Product Launches
VP of News
Geneen keeps the vision in focus.
Excellent Writing Skills + Solid Judgement + Nosy Curiosity = Very Smart News
VP of Editorial & Development
Charlie is our news soul and ethical conscience.
Tribune + WGN-AM + XRT = Journalism Renaissance Guy
Judy broadens our horizons beyond news.
Art Lover + News Junkie + Double-Stanford = Engaging Original Programming
- Mike Bechtel
- John Jasper
- Tom Stat
- Michael Yoch
- Vivek Sundararaman
- Adam Phillips