The Voice of Business

FieldCast revolutionizes workplace communications and culture using the medium of podcasting. We have created the first purpose-built professional audio communication ecosystem for business users. Our team has 20+ years developing marketing and communications platforms for some of the world’s most successful corporations. We launched FieldCast with the belief that private internal podcasts are a revolutionary business communications tool.

Today, FieldCast offers a full range of services from our premium planning and production services, to our best-in-class enterprise podcasting tools for secure private distribution of content. Regardless of which services your organization requires, we provide the support you need to create podcasts as the most innovative way to reach your employees.

Meet Our Team

Our team is comprised of award-winning industry professionals who know how to create and distribute compelling audio content. We’re storytellers, producers, creative directors, project managers and more.

Chief Content Officer

Ted Canova

From broadcasting to podcasting, Ted has led award-winning newsrooms in Boston, Minneapolis and Providence. He hired and mentored diverse staffs and produced innovative coverage on television and radio. In 2008, Ted started his first podcast which served as his very own R&D for everything he brings to FieldCast today. With unemployment at 10%, he launched Job Talk America from a bedroom in his house to help people find jobs. In 2016, he created and served as Executive Producer for In The Thick for the Futuro Media Group (producers of NPR’s Latino USA). In 2016, to counter the polarization gripping America, he started the Front Porch Movement giving the average person a voice. A year later, he created The Tour, bringing listeners into his intimate conversations with world famous and emerging musicians. Ted has also created, produced and still hosts podcasts for clients, including the Genius of Wellness. In the last 12 years, Ted has been a thought leader in the podcasting world and today brings us his passion, production and partnership to each and every project.
Dana Elmquist
President

Dana Elmquist

Dana brings over 10 years of experience developing creative and innovative audio business strategies. As Head of Corporate Partnerships at WNYC Studios, he provided the groundwork to launch an industry leading podcast network on both the technology and sales sides. In this role Dana managed WNYC’s national sales strategy, content and technology partnerships to position WNYC as a premiere media outlet with eight figure annual media sales revenue. Beginning in 2018, Dana served as Vice President of Enterprise Business Development on the corporate team of Market Enginuity. In this role, he led sales strategy for a 120-person national sales team and achieved 2.3x YoY digital revenue growth serving national blue chip brands. Along with his current position of President of FieldCast, Dana teaches strategic communications at Columbia University’s graduate school.
Founder

Gary Reynolds

After founding GMR Marketing in 1979, Gary grew to become one of the largest experiential engagement agencies in the world. He is widely recognized by the event marketing industry, and media, for inventing experiential marketing and identifying the power of aligning brands with musicians and their music. In 1997, GMR was sold to Omnicom and became a cornerstone of that company’s integrative marketing services. While continuing to serve as Chairman and CEO of GMR, Gary formed Radiate Group and went on to acquire 20+ agencies globally. Renewing his focus on audio, this time focussed on galvanizing company culture to increase business performance, Gary co-founded FieldCast entering an entirely new category of internal communications for employers and their distributed workforces.
Partner / EVP Client Development

Steve Jarvis

Steve has spent his career creating solutions at the intersection of entertainment and business. A founding partner of FieldCast, he applies experience across many business categories to shape effective internal podcast strategies and resources for new clients. A graduate of Northwestern’s Radio-TV-Film program, Steve launched WNUR’s long-running AirPlay series, and the short-film production company Studio 22. He joined Chicago’s WIND-AM as an overnight talk radio-producer, before turning a hobby into a profession as an international touring DJ. Later, he led the mixed-used restoration of historic theaters in six cities landing him in Entrepreneur’s top 40 under 40 years old honors. Pivoting to brand communications, Steve and his colleagues pioneered “trend influence” strategies to power word-of-mouth programs for Coca-Cola and Audi before joining Gary Reynolds at GMR to create campaigns for PepsiCo, Unilever, McDonald’s, Mercedes-Benz, and others. His programs have been awarded by the PMA, Event Marketer, Event Technology Awards, and the Effie Awards for marketing effectiveness.
CTO

Kevin Rice

Kevin Rice is an enterprise architect focused on leadership and development of a truly secure cloud platform for business communications. Kevin previously worked at JDA where he created an operating team and led development of a platform which transformed the company’s warehousing product line toward a user-friendly and web-based infrastructure. He last worked at GMR Marketing where he developed the Software Development division of the IT department, re-engineering out of date applications and integrations, migrating old infrastructure to the cloud, and building out highly successful applications using cutting edge technology.
COO

Stephen Knill

Stephen is a strategic problem solver, creative developer, and trusted advisor who delivers previously untapped environments and engagements to expand clients’ business. He previously worked as EVP at GMR Marketing in NYC. He led the development and management of numerous successful event marketing programs, working with multiple leading and challenger brands in categories including packaged goods, automotive, media, pharmaceutical and apparel. He also led a team in the development of one of the first ever brand-specific event measurement systems – the basic tenets of which are still in use today for a number of brand clients. As COO of FieldCast, Stephen leads the internal operations and external client management services teams.
Senior App Developer

Noah Abrahamson

Noah brings over 10 years of experience developing software and user interfaces on a variety of platforms with the goal of creating intuitive applications. Noah began their career with Rockwell Collins (now Collins Aerospace) where they worked on the software for aircraft displays and helped develop virtual reality based applications in virtual prototyping. They have since worked as a contractor for various firms including Johnson Health Tech, 5calls.org, and CUNA helping them develop cutting edge user interfaces and refactoring their legacy applications to use cutting edge technologies and current best practices in security and user experience design. Noah holds a Bachelor of Computer Science and a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Iowa.
Millie Bley
Lead Visual Designer

Millie Bley

From websites and applications to video games and VR - if it's on a screen, Millie can design it. Using research and her 10+ years of experience designing for small mom and pop shops to fortune 100 companies, Millie translates behind the scenes chaos into smooth, user friendly and visually pleasing experiences.
Holly Geraldson
Marketing Manager

Holly Geraldson

Holly is a digital marketer with six years of experience developing and managing content for small businesses. From ecommerce to social media, and everything in between, Holly does it all. She began her career in the scuba diving industry after taking an underwater photography class and falling in love with the underwater world. Besides sharing her love of nature and adventure sports, she enjoys connecting with clients and fostering strong communities around the businesses she’s worked with. Holly brings a creative and enterprising spirit to FieldCast to develop and support communication and content initiatives.
Chris Pietrow
Enterprise Business Dev Manager

Chris Pietrow

Chris is passionate about helping clients make their day-to-day work life easier. He has a history of helping clients’ information systems communicate more efficiently with a background in Enterprise Information Management Consulting. Working for Fortune 500 companies and multinational organizations across a wide breadth of industries has helped him to develop a well rounded view of enterprise business structures. Chris draws upon his consultative background to help clients solve communication challenges and connect with their employees in a more engaging manner. Chris graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelors of Science in mechanical engineering and a minor in economics.

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