Welborn is now Vice President of Content Partnerships. He has more than 10 years’ experience as an agent at some of Hollywood’s largest agencies, representing comedic and digital-native talent in all areas of the entertainment business. Welborn launched his career as an agent at talent agency William Morris Endeavor, later moving to United Talent Agency and, most recently, the Billions Corporation. Over his career, Welborn has represented some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry including Pete Holmes, W. Kamau Bell, Grace Helbig, Hari Kondabolu, Jenny Slate, Billy Eichner, Jo Firestone, The Onion, and Ellie Kemper, among many others.
Stitcher Senior VP of Sales and Partnerships Korri Kolesa said, “As it grows its portfolio of shows, Stitcher’s strategy includes deepening its relationships with current partners as well as attracting new publishing partners who are looking to the medium to produce content in creative ways. Drew has been involved in podcasting since the industry’s early days, booking some of the first live podcasts and podcast tours. His talent-side experience will make him invaluable to the Stitcher team as it continues to grow its offerings for publishers, advertisers, and listeners around the world.”