Spotify Acquires Ringer to Further its Podcast Lineup
Spotify has announced a new acquisition.
Bill Simmons is a writer, entrepreneur, podcaster, and founded The Ringer in 2016. Simmons started the company when he left ESPN. While The Ringer was originally a digital platform, it eventually became a podcast platform that now houses more than 30 podcasts with 100 million downloads per month.
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Ek is hoping for a healthy relationship with the new management for all their staff members. This acquisition has been in the rumor mill for weeks and has now been closed.