Monday, May 20, 2019
Bio of Alex Blumberg:
Alex is the host of StartUp, and CEO and cofounder of Gimlet Media, creator of podcasts such as "Crimetown," whose first season focused on Providence & Buddy Cianci. He is an award-winning radio journalist. Prior to Gimlet, he was a producer for This American Life and the co-founder of NPR's Planet Money. In February 2019 it was announced that Spotify was purchasing Gimlet Media for over $200 million.