Full Name
Stephen Perlstein
Job Title
Head of Podcasts
Viral Nation

Stephen Perlstein is an experienced and collaborative leader with expertise in spoken word audio entertainment, storytelling, and technology-driven culture. He has a strong entrepreneurial spirit and creative vision, and is skilled in building performance-driven teams and developing content creation strategies that appeal to diverse audiences.

From 2018 to 2023, Stephen served as the Senior Vice President of Podcasts & Corporate Marketing at Studio71 in Los Angeles. In this role, he oversaw the development, production, and growth of 200 podcasts, and hired and managed a team of 25. Within three years of his start, Studio71 ranked as a top 15 podcast network.

Prior to his role at Studio71, Stephen was the Sales & Advertising Director at Feral Audio from 2014 to 2017, where he collaborated with third-party ad buyers to deliver marketing opportunities for popular podcasts.

Additionally, from 2011 to 2018, Stephen worked as a freelance producer, producing video and interactive projects for clients included Apple Music, Netflix, Twentieth Century Fox, See’s Candies, Lego, Square Enix, and Toshiba.

Stephen Perlstein joins Viral Nation_Talent as a visionary leader with a deep understanding of spoken word audio entertainment, storytelling, and technology-driven culture

Stephen has a Master of Business Administration from Anderson University of California, Los Angeles.

Stephen Perlstein