Rivet News Radio partners with American Public Media

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[prMac.com] Chicago, Illinois - Rivet News Radio announces a new relationship with American Public Media, the second largest producer of public radio in the United States. The deal brings award-winning programs Marketplace(R), The Splendid Table(R) and The Dinner Party Download(R) to Rivet's customized news playlists.

"Marketplace(R) is one of the fastest growing news shows on any medium, with coast-to-coast business coverage," John MacLeod, Rivet CEO said. "Our listeners on the app and through Rivet Select will now benefit from this tried and true reporting."

Rivet Radio's news is characterized by original personalities. With the American Public Media deal, listeners will now enjoy hosts Kai Ryssdal (Marketplace(R)), Lynne Rossetto Kasper (A Splendid Table(R)), Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis Newnam (Dinner Party Download(R)). Rivet News Radio produces news content directly from its headquarters and has existing partnerships with The Associated Press and more for exclusive content.

"This is a great home for our award-winning programs," said Mike Reszler, vice president digital media for American Public Media. "With its diverse offerings and partnerships, we are excited to be a part of Rivet's listener experience."

American Public Media's programming joins Rivet Radio on a variety of platforms including iPhone and Android devices, Jaguar Land Rover InControl units and Rivet Select. Rivet Select provides curated, free of bias streams of news to businesses including the world's leading conferencing solution, InterCall.

For more information visit Rivet News Radio and American Public Media online.

About Marketplace(R)
Hosted by Kai Ryssdal, Marketplace is an award-winning daily magazine of business and economics. Airing weekday afternoons, Marketplace takes a fresh approach to business news, covering listeners' interests in a way that's vital in today's economy.

About The Splendid Table(R)
The Splendid Table is radio's preeminent food program, airing on more than 300 public radio stations in the United States, plus SIRIUS satellite radio and World Radio Switzerland. Host Lynne Rossetto Kasper and producer Sally Swift create this award-winning program that explores the entire spectrum of food: from cheese making to finding wine bargains to the science of a great cup of coffee great to the best little greasy spoons in America.

About The Dinner Party Download(R)
The Dinner Party Download is an hour-long celebration of culture, food, and conversation designed to help you dazzle your friends at this weekend's get-together. In each episode, hosts Rico Gagliano & Brendan Francis Newnam talk with some of the world's most interesting celebrities, and along the way equip you with bad jokes, fresh drink recipes, hot food finds, odd news items and etiquette tips from the likes of Henry Rollins and Dick Cavett.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 7.0 or later
14.5 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Rivet News Radio 2.4.4 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the News category.

Rivet News Radio is the simple and engaging Smart Audio Network for news. Listen to custom, topical playlists, designed for in-vehicle use via smartphone integration or Rivet's auto API. Featured by Apple in "The Best in Bite-Sized News," Rivet has grown from iPhone, Android, and car apps into a platform powering the global Audio of Things. It's radio re-imagined. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2015 Rivet News Radio. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.


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