Dane Cardiel is the VP of Creator Partnerships at Headgum where he leads acquisition efforts for Headgum’s premier host-read ad marketplace, Gumball. He has most recently signed deals with Tig & Cheryl: True Story, Keeping It Rel’ with Young Wayne, and critically acclaimed podcast Love + Radio. Above all else, Dane is committed to ensuring independent podcasters are supported and empowered to achieve success on their own terms. Formerly, Dane was a founding member of Simplecast where he led business development and creator partnerships. Simplecast was acquired by SiriusXM-Pandora in 2020.
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