Wizzard Media (NYSE Amex: WZE), the world’s leading podcasting network, today announced that Matt Paxton, featured organizer on A&E’s hit show Hoarders, has launched his official iPhone and Android App for his podcast – 5 Decisions Away with Matt Paxton. Matt is a regular on the A&E show Hoaders, which was nominated for an Emmy in 2011 for Outstanding Reality Program.
An Extreme Cleaning Specialist and author of, “The Secret Lives of Hoarders”, Matt brings a unique perspective to his podcast as he talks about hoarding, life and cleaning up the messiest homes in America. The reality program Hoarders from A&E, reported that their season 5 premiere on January 2 nd, 2012 delivered 2.4 million total viewers. The new episode marked dramatic growth of 60% among total viewers.
The 5 Decisions Away with Matt Paxton Podcast is one of the most popular podcasts in the iTunes TV & Film category, ranking in the top 100, and featured on the front page of the iTunes Podcast store shortly after its release. Paxton’s incredible stories, included in the series, have been highlighted in various publications including the WSJ, Inc., Playboy and Bloomberg Businessweek.
Matt Paxton is using Wizzard Media’s proprietary, integrated publishing solution libsyn, to produce the 5 Decisions Away with Matt Paxton podcast. The 5 Decisions Away with Matt Paxton Podcast App was developed in partnership with Wizzard Media is now available for purchase in the iTunes App Store ( http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/5-decisions-away-matt-paxton/id382606351?mt=8) and Amazon Android Marketplace for the Kindle Fire ( http://www.amazon.com/5-Decisions-Away-Matt-Paxton/dp/B0070OKXZG/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=mobile-apps&qid=1327694405&sr=1-1).“Wizzard Media is very excited to be working with Matt Paxton to help provide his massive audience with a new and exciting way to interact with The 5 Decisions Away Podcast,” said Rob Walch, VP Podcaster Relations with Wizzard Media. “People want to hear Matt’s view and unique perspective. He brings an interesting and humorous approach to helping people and in talking about his experiences, hopes that people learn something.”