Julie Shapiro

Since 2015 Julie Shapiro has been Executive Producer for Radiotopia, the podcast network created by Public Radio Exchange (PRX).   She's also executive producer of the Ear Hustle podcast. Shapiro has been working in audio for nearly two decades, spending a good part of that as Artistic Director of the Third Coast International Audio Festival.  She’s credited with coining the term “Radiotopia” in a speech at the Third Coast Festival, describing it as a place where awesome stories live.