Chicago, May 14, 2019 – Rivet, the smart media production and distribution company, has been honored again at the 42nd Annual Peter Lisagor Awards for Exemplary Journalism, with the Best Podcast award for its Innovating … Chicago-Style series, telling the stories of Chicago companies shaping the national economy.
The award recognizes three episodes of the Innovating series, in which Rivet’s Jesse Betend guides listeners through the often-treacherous journey from pitch to profit:
This is just the latest in a series of honors the Headline Club has bestowed on Rivet—including Best Start-Up (2014), Best Newscast, (2015), Best Business Reporting (2015), Best New Podcast (2018) and Best Podcast Single Episode (2018).
Rivet Vice President for Editorial and Development Charlie Meyerson was also honored at the Lisagors, taking this year’s Best Radio Newscast award for a 60-episode pilot series produced as an adjunct to his Chicago Public Square daily email newsletter.
More about Rivet's innovative and disruptive approach to audio and video news and podcast production: www.rivetsmartaudio.com.