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Independent ‘Audio-First’ Entertainment Studio Releases Trailer for Audible’s #1 Sci-Fi Audiobook Series: Expeditionary Force by Craig Alanson

February 4, 2020 GMT

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 4, 2020--

Podium Audio is thrilled to announce the debut of the studio’s first audiobook trailer to mark the release of Valkyrie, the highly-anticipated ninth installment of New York Times best-selling author Craig Alanson’s Expeditionary Force sci-fi audiobook series. Voiced by R.C. Bray and edited by leading advertising agency Jump/Cut (trailers for PARASITE, FIRST REFORMED, CAPTAIN FANTASTIC), the audiobook trailer is Podium’s first foray into the audiovisual realm.

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About Expeditionary Force:

From multimillion dollar, best-selling author Craig Alanson (and narrated by fan-favorite R.C. Bray) Expeditionary Force is a New York Times best-selling military science-fiction series that will be composed of 14 novels. The first audiobook in the series, Columbus Day, was one of five finalists for the prestigious Audie Award in 2018 and has been optioned for film and television by Milmar Pictures (AIR FORCE ONE, CASTLE, HOLLOW MAN). Zachary Quinto (STAR TREK, NOS482, HEROES) and Kate Mulgrew (ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, STAR TREK: VOYAGER) starred in the epic Expeditionary Force audio drama HOMEFRONT; Armageddon, Book 8, debuted at #1 on all of Audible. Books 1-9 are available now on Audible.

About Podium Audio:

Industry-leading independent audiobook publisher Podium Publishing recently changed its name to Podium Audio to better reflect its vision of an audio-first entertainment studio that finances, develops, produces and distributes immersive audio content.

Best-known for supporting, nurturing and discovering independent authors and narrators from the U.S. and around the world, Podium remains on the forefront of discovering new literary and voice talent. The company has enjoyed commercial and critical acclaim, releasing 1,300+ audiobooks, with numerous NYTimes and Washington Post best-sellers, and winning an Audie Award and 13 Voice Arts Awards to date.

Lean and data-driven, Podium is on the bleeding edge of what’s trending in the audio space. An industry leader in the Science Fiction and Fantasy genres, Podium also publishes titles in Romance, Mystery/Thriller and YA.

The company gained international notice when it took a risk on one-time unknown author Andy Weir and turned his e-book, The Martian, into the most successful audiobook in the world. The Martian was the first fiction audiobook Podium distributed, proving the independent model and creating a strong foundation for the business. www.podiumaudio.com.

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CONTACT: Podium Audio

Laura Charlton (formerly Johnson)

(760) 450-7749 cell

laura@podiumaudio.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT ENTERTAINMENT MOBILE ENTERTAINMENT BOOKS

SOURCE: Podium Audio

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