SOURCE: PRSA - Silicon Valley

December 04, 2006 08:10 ET

PRSA Silicon Valley and Release Podcast: "Media Predictions 2007"

Features World-Leading Tech Influencers as They Discuss the Hottest Trends, Issues and Topics for the Coming Year

SAN JOSE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 4, 2006 -- The Public Relations Society of America, Silicon Valley (PRSA-SV) today announced the availability of a podcast -- produced by and available today at -- based on its year-end Blockbuster Event: 'Media Predictions 2007: What's Hot, What's Not.'

The podcast features insights and opinions into the most promising technologies, topics and global trends from world-leading technology influencers, including: syndicated technology columnist, broadcaster and CBS News technology analyst Larry Magid; Wall Street Journal deputy bureau chief Don Clark; The Mercury News managing editor David Satterfield; Red Herring editor in chief Joel Dreyfuss; InfoWorld editor in chief Steve Fox; Fortune Magazine senior editor Jeffrey O'Brien; The Economist technology correspondent Andreas Kluth.

The distinguished speakers discussed the most promising technologies, topics and trends of the coming year. They also addressed what's going with technology globally, nationally and locally in the Valley, in the enterprise as well as in the home, financial markets, the new media and ad culture, and where we're heading in the new era of personal media that touches everyone, everywhere.

This high-energy podcast is rich in information and conveys the exciting transformations the industry is undergoing, and the new "bubble" we're now entering.

" is excited to work with PSRA to develop compelling marketing media for on-demand listening, and having podcasts available extends the impact of such a great event," said John Furrier, founder and CEO, "PRSA events deliver exactly the type of cutting-edge business and marketing content and perspectives that PodTech's audience wants. We are thrilled to work with PRSA to help bring their content to the world through a new medium."


PodTech is a media network that aggregates and distributes professional "Producer Generated Content" (PGC) to engage and satisfy audiences in the fastest growing media formats audio and video. The company is dedicated to developing and aggregating audio and video media from professionals, events, and corporate clients. PodTech is currently a producer, aggregator, and distributor of professional content for audiences worldwide. PodTech has more that 40 corporate clients, including Intel, IBM, Juniper, Yahoo, Seagate, Symantec, Barracuda Networks, Netgear, nVidia, among others. The company was funded in 2005 and is based in Menlo Park, California. It is funded by US Venture Partners and Venrock Associates. For more information please go to

About the PRSA Silicon Valley

For more than thirty years, the Public Relations Society of America, Silicon Valley Chapter (PRSA-SV) has provided PR professionals with education and professional development, career advancement and networking opportunities. The organization invites business communicators at every level to join, from young professionals to seasoned PR veterans. The Chapter also provides numerous opportunities to stay informed about industry developments and to interact with other professionals, members of the media, industry analysts, and more. For more information, to become a member, and to opt-in to receive newsletters and events bulletins, please visit:

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