Steven Goldstein is recognized as a thought leader in audio programming, marketing and management. His track record of success spans virtually every major radio format for some of the nation's top broadcasting companies.
Steven has created and developed numerous successful radio brands and nurtured and advanced local and national talent.
After holding on-air positions at several local radio stations, The NBC Radio Network (Affiliate Relations Manager), and The ABC Radio Network (News Anchor), Steven was a co-founding partner in Saga Communications, serving as Executive Vice President and Group Program Director from the company's formation in 1986 until 2015. Steven's well-regarded programming acumen and strategies helped to propel Saga, which now trades on the NYSE, to its current position.
Steven was one of the first to recognize the power of geo-targeting on the internet. In 1998, he co-founded Fastblast, LLC, a company that specialized in the development of interactive marketing strategies for clients in local markets which included seven major broadcast companies as well as Amazon.com.
FREQUENT SPEAKER AT MAJOR PODCAST AND BROADCAST EVENTS
National Association of Broadcasters - NAB - Various
Podcast Movement - Various
Canadian Music Week - Toronto
Borrell Media Conference - NY
Worldwide Radio summit - Los Angeles
Radio Advertising Bureau - Various
RAIN Summits - Radio and Internet - Various
National Society of Newspaper Columnists
Morning Show Bootcamp - Various
Talk Show Bootcamp - New York
MFM - Media Financial Management - Ft. Lauderdale
Radio group manager meetings - Various
Talkers Conference - New York
Collegium - Westchester, NY
Convergence - Silicon Valley