is a podcast consulting firm founded by ALEX KAPELMAN. Based in Brooklyn, Vocal designs customized podcast solutions for brands, nonprofits, and media organizations. Drawing upon extensive experience, a unique skill set, and deep industry knowledge, we work hand-in-hand with our clients to navigate the challenges of the podcast and storytelling space.
Our services include development and editorial consulting, headhunting and talent recruitment, and executive coaching. We've worked with a variety of clients, including WALMART, FUSION MEDIA GROUP, MIC, FIRST LOOK MEDIA, MILLENNIAL, THE ECONOMIST, GOOD360, CAVEAT, PRETTY GOOD FRIENDS and a FORTUNE 100 COMPANY.
Alex is the host and executive producer of the critically acclaimed podcast, PITCH, and an adjunct professor at the ARTHUR L. CARTER JOURNALISM INSTITUTE AT NYU. He has worked with some of the biggest and most respected public radio and podcast organizations in the country, including WNYC, GIMLET, AUDIBLE, and KCRW. His audio work has been featured in publications like THE ATLANTIC, NEW YORK MAGAZINE, and BUZZFEED; he has been tapped as a contributor to NPR; and he has been highlighted as an industry thought leader by WIRED, MASHABLE, and APPLE. Alex serves on the board of directors of AIR, the premier worldwide platform for radio and podcast talent.