The podcast Crime Junkie has signed with Cabana, the digital audio business of AdLarge Media, as its exclusive ad sales partner. The show, which launched 15 months ago, has 18 million downloads in the past two months.
Crime Junkie is hosted by friends Ashley Flowers and Brit Prawat. Flowers is a volunteer at Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana, where she currently serves on the Board of Directors. Prawat had worked at a private detective agency.
“We’re ecstatic about Crime Junkie’s explosive growth,” stated Cathy Csukas, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of cabana and AdLarge Media. “It’s even more extraordinary when you consider that the growth has been 100 percent organic. Driven by the strength and passion of Ashley’s storytelling, fans and advertisers have discovered Crime Junkie and spread the word about this addictive podcast. It’s one of the best true crime podcasts out there.”
Crime Junkie explores true crime stories culled from across the country, including new evidence on unsolved mysteries, unexpected twists on current investigations, insightful analysis of manhunts and captures, and more. Their storytelling is straight-forward and free of rabbit holes, so the cases remain suspenseful and easy to follow.
This June, Crime Junkie will be in front of a live audience during a four-city tour in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington DC. Crime Junkie is produced by audiochuck, owned by Ashley Flowers. To listen to Crime Junkie, visit www.crimejunkiepodcast.com or your favorite podcast platform.