In this episode
Jay Steinback, CEO & Founder of yWhales, and Jessica Billingsley, yWhales Board Member, speak with Mark Willaman and David McInnis, Founders of Newsowrhty.ai. This innovative news marketing platform is at the forefront of transforming the news industry. In their discussion, Mark and David delve into the evolution of news in the digital age, emphasizing the pivotal role of AI in modern news marketing.
Newsworthy.ai stands out by harnessing the power of AI and blockchain technology, offering a comprehensive suite of tools for companies to effectively distribute and promote their press releases. Mark and David underline the paramount significance of authenticity and provenance, especially in the era plagued by fake news. They elucidate how their platform guarantees the credibility of news content, addressing a crucial need in today's media landscape.
Furthermore, the conversation touches upon the challenges and opportunities that the news industry grapples with. Newsworthy.ai emerges as a beacon of hope for small and medium-sized businesses striving to gain visibility in the ever-evolving news stream. Their insights are not only informative but also shed light on the innovative solutions that are shaping the future of the news industry.
David McInnis, as the visionary founder of PRWeb, stands at the forefront of a digital marketing revolution that redefined online visibility. For nearly a decade, he steered PRWeb to unprecedented heights, cementing its position as an industry powerhouse before its acquisition by Cision. Through innovative and cutting-edge digital marketing strategies, David has fundamentally transformed how brands connect with their audiences, achieving remarkable success along the way.
But David's influence extends beyond the world of technology. He is a dedicated mentor, tirelessly sharing his knowledge and experience with others. Through mentorship and community involvement, he empowers aspiring entrepreneurs and marketers to reach new heights. His legacy in online marketing is one of a trailblazer who continually pushes the boundaries of digital innovation, setting new standards for the industry.
Mark Willaman, a seasoned entrepreneur and the mastermind behind multiple SaaS marketing and data analytics platforms, is a true luminary in his own right. His illustrious career seamlessly complements David's pioneering work in newswire distribution and SEO at Newsworthy.ai.
Mark is renowned for his ability to foster a collaborative work culture, valuing the strength of teams and their potential to drive success. His ventures have been marked by not only his personal accomplishments but also by the lasting impact he has had on those he's mentored.
Together with David, Mark's profound expertise is reshaping the online marketing landscape, promising an era of innovation and substantial growth. Their partnership signifies a dynamic force, poised to leave an indelible mark on the future of digital marketing.
Guest Social Links
Mark’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/markwillaman/
David’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/davidmcinnis/
Company Social Links:
Newsworthy’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/NewsworthyAI
Newsworthy’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/newsworthyai
Newsworthy’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqAWp6V46oRa5lzFYvYf2Dg/
Newsworthy’s TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@newsworthyai
Newsworthy’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/newsworthyai/
0:00 Jay's Intro
1:25 Mark Willaman’s Intro
4:20 David McInnis’ Intro
11:22 Generative AI & Newsworthy Origin Story
15:49 The Source of Truth
19:50 The Challenges with Generative AI & Finding the Source of Truth
21:17 How Newsworthy Solves these Problems
24:48 AI Integrations
34:15 Live Demo of the Platform
41:04 Target Customers
44:03 The Outlook on the Media and AI Industries
50:03 Contact Info and Closing Thoughts
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