Neal Carruth is NPR's General Manager of Podcasts. A 17-year NPR veteran, Carruth oversees a variety of shows including Planet Money, Embedded, Hidden Brain, Code Switch, Pop Culture Happy Hour plus NPR’s politics podcasts. His approach is to grow the brand. “Success doesn’t necessarily mean a giant audience for every show. In some cases, we’re trying to find new audiences, whether it’s a younger segment or a more diverse segment."