SoundBalming with LaMarr Darnell Shields

Reimagining Success with Ayinde Alakoye

February 11, 2020
SoundBalming with LaMarr Darnell Shields
Reimagining Success with Ayinde Alakoye
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SoundBalming with LaMarr Darnell Shields
Reimagining Success with Ayinde Alakoye
Feb 11, 2020
Ayinde Alakoye

Ayinde Alakoye's journey as a tech mogul began early in his career when he created the Clear Channel mobile app, which eventually turned into iHeartRadio. Now a highly popular app with over 70 million users, the way in which the world at large listens to radio has been forever changed. A highly tech-savvy individual with a long history of working in television and radio – in fact, for the majority of his career. After serving as a speechwriter for President Obama and remaining a trusted advisor to the White House, and even appearing on the hit Bravo show, "Millionaire Matchmaker." 

Ayinde talked with LaMarr about how he initially started his company, some of his early obstacles, his revolutionary radio app, nēdl, that lets users search live radio broadcasts and podcasts for specific songs and subjects using keywords, what he's learned from his mother, how he keeps ahead of the latest trends, his best advice, and so much more.

Show Notes

Ayinde Alakoye's journey as a tech mogul began early in his career when he created the Clear Channel mobile app, which eventually turned into iHeartRadio. Now a highly popular app with over 70 million users, the way in which the world at large listens to radio has been forever changed. A highly tech-savvy individual with a long history of working in television and radio – in fact, for the majority of his career. After serving as a speechwriter for President Obama and remaining a trusted advisor to the White House, and even appearing on the hit Bravo show, "Millionaire Matchmaker." 

Ayinde talked with LaMarr about how he initially started his company, some of his early obstacles, his revolutionary radio app, nēdl, that lets users search live radio broadcasts and podcasts for specific songs and subjects using keywords, what he's learned from his mother, how he keeps ahead of the latest trends, his best advice, and so much more.

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