Steve Ackerman

Ackerman, Steve

  • Position: Managing Director
  • Company: Somethin' Else

Somethin’ Else is the highly successful content company making podcasts, TV and video and social media for brands and broadcasters such as Amazon Prime, Spotify, Penguin Random House, Interflora, Swarovski, Audible, BBC, ITV, Sky, The BRIT Awards and The Economist. Steve joined in 2000 and became Managing Director in 2006. In that time he's been part of the team that has evolved the company into a BAFTA and Cannes Lion award winning agency. Sound Directions, Somethin’ Else’s podcast division creates podcasts for clients as well as their own self-funded releases. Their hits include Kermode and Mayo’s Film Review, David Tennant Does A Podcast With, The Penguin Podcast and the world’s first reality podcast, The Brights. Steve is a regular panellist on The Media Podcast, a fellow of The Radio Academy, a long suffering West Ham fan and plodding runner!