Podcamp Toronto Podcast 18

Tommy Vallier, Jay Moonah and myself (Sean McGaughey) recorded the Podcamp Toronto Podcast tonight live over talkshoe.  I have a new recording set-up that I’m still learning to use, so I apologize for the technical quality of the podcast.

Download/Listen  to Podcamp Toronto Podcast 18

We discussed:

  1. The mentor lounge.
  2. Upcoming sessions at Podcamp Toronto.
  3. The Castroller Podcamp Toronto Channel: http://castroller.com/channels/pcto09.
  4. The winners of the Griffin Technologies prize packs for the Promo Challenge:  John Meadows, Peter O’Connell, George Motoc and Kevin Ballon.
  5. Lunch options:  We are not providing lunch this year.
  6. The Schedule will be live tomorrow (Sunday February 8: 10:00 EST).  If you have signed up to present a session, please pick a room and time on the schedule and sign up on the wiki.
  7. Wifi ettiquite at Podcamp Toronto.
  8. Stay tuned to the Podcamp Toronto blog and wiki for announcements about Friday and Saturday night events which are in the works.

Podcamp Toronto Promo Prize Winners

Congratulations to John Meadows, Peter O’Connell, George Motoc and Kevin Ballon who produced promos for Podcamp Toronto.  They have each won one of 4 goody bags valued at $125 courtesy of Griffin Technologies.   They may pick up their prize bags at Podcamp Toronto.

Here are all the Podcamp Toronto Promos submitted to this date. Please Play these promos on your podcasts, or post them to your blog or website.

John Meadows

Download John Meadow’s  Promo

Peter O’Connell

Download Peter O’Connell’s Pcto09 Promo

George Motoc

Download George Motoc’s Pcto09 Promo

Sean McGaughey

  Download Sean McGaughey’s Pcto09 Promo

Kevin Ballon


Podcamp Toronto Podcast 17

Download/Listen to Podcamp Toronto Podcast 17

1) Guests sitting in with the band.  Bill Deys and Keith Burtis
2) New Sponsors this week since last episode.

Gold sponsor: Voices.com
Silver Edelman Digital: http://www.edelmandigital.com
Friend of PodCamp sponsor.   IABC/Toronto
3) Podcamp Gear Swap.

4) Promo challenge update. Between recording and posting this podcast we received promos by Peter O’Connell and George Motoc for our promo challenge.  Thanks to our friends at Griffin Technologies for providing gift bags valued at $125 each for 4 lucky podcampers who make promos for Podcamp Toronto.

5) Proposed sessions.
6) Castroller.com is about to relaunch on January 27 with a whole new look and some exciting new features.  Will Spaetzel at castroller has set up a Podcamp Toronto channel on Castroller.  You can subscribe to the feed for all podcasts by Podcamp Toronto Participants at http://castroller.com/channels/pcto09/feed
7) A big thank you to everyone who has volunteered! Ask anyone else who would like to volunteer to add their names to the page:
8)  Live talkshoe show for the next episode.  Sunday 25th Jan Evening: 7pm on talkshoe.com.

Podcamp Toronto Podcast 16: 39 Days until #pcto09

Podcamp Toronto Podcast 16:  Download/Listen Here (29:56)

1. Co-hosts:  Tommy Vallier- tommyvallier.com
and Sean McGaughey: For the Sake of the Song, Catholic New Media Roundup

2. Podcamp Toronto  details:

3.  Podcamp Toronto Online:

Wiki: podcamptoronto.org

blog: podcamptoronto.wordpress.com

Subscribe to Podcamp Toronto Podcast

Podcamp Toronto on Twitter or @PodcampToronto

Brand new: Facebook fan page:  ShortURL: http://tinyurl.com/pctofb

tag for twitter, flickr, blogposts, etc  :    pcto09

4. Hotel Rooms

Help us by Producing Promos for Podcamp Toronto Please

The lovely and talented Jay Moonah has arranged conference rates for Podcamp Toronto attendees at 2 hotels.
2009 Hotel information
Two hotels are offering special rates for Podcamp Toronto 2009.  The listed rates are good for the nights of February 20th and 21st.
Please book before January 20th to get these special rates!
Comfort Suites City Centre
Novotel Toronto Centre

6. Spam on the wiki:  Manchester United is coming to Podcamp Toronto:  Please help us monitor the wiki for spam.

7. Sponsors–   Check out our Podcamp 2009 Sponsors
8. The promo challenge.

Help us by Producing Promos for Podcamp Toronto Please

We welcome any contribution of audio promos for podcamp Toronto.  We will publish all contributions on our website at PodcampToronto.org.  On February 2, we will make 4 random drawings from all the promo  contributions we have received and the lucky producers will win a goody bag valued at $125 courtesy of Griffin Technologies.

Podcamp Toronto Podcast 15– Here we go again.

Listen to Podcamp Toronto Podcast 15: Here We Go Again

Last night we had a very successful Toronto Podcaster’s Meetup at the Imperial Public Library, with over 20 people in attendance.   Connie Crosby and me, Sean McGaughey, took some time to record a podcast and ask everyone in attendance to share their thoughts about Podcamp 2009.

Connie’s new podcast:  Community Divas

Sean’s new podcast:  Catholic New Media Roundup

Podcamp Toronto – Feb. 21 & 22 at Rogers Communications Centre at Ryerson University.  Sign up on the wiki at http://podcamptoronto.org

Post Podcamp Toronto Podcast 14: People Pile into Post-Podcamp Party

Listen to Episode 14


Wow, over 20 people showed up for our Podcamp Toronto Wrap-Up Podcast over on Talkshoe. We discussed the good and the bad of Podcamp Toronto (mostly good) and brainstormed on ways to improve the event next time.

On behalf of Connie and myself, thanks to all the listeners and participants on the Podcamp Toronto Podcast. You have helped in making Podcamp Toronto the wonderful success it was.

Run time: 54:09

Show notes:

Your humble hosts:

Connie Crosby
Sean “ductapeguy” McGaughey

Music – “Thematic Waves” by Vergel Evans

On the call:

Michael “definetheline” Mistretta
Mike “The Birdman” Dodd
Steve “Snowball” Saylor
Tommy Vallier
Jay Moonah
Eden Spodek
Whitney Hoffman
Mitch “studionashvegas” Canter

Hipsters in the chat room:

Timothy Pilgrim
Keith Burtis
Chris “Chris24” Thomson
Donna Papacosta
Dave Fleet
Andrew Rivett
Dave Forde
Drew Beatty
Daniele Rossi
Alex Miller
Three Amigos

Send feedback:

ductapeguy @ hotmail.com
conniecrosby @ gmail.com
or leave an audio comment at MyChingo

Join us for Podcamp Toronto Podcast #14 – Wrap-up Party

We will be recording a wrap-up of Podcamp Toronto live:

Sunday, March 2nd
9:00 p.m. EST
via Talkshoe

We will have organizers on the call and hope to have participants in last weekend’s Podcamp to discuss the highlights and how we can do things even better than last year.

If you haven’t joined us before, you can call in to Talkshoe:
(724) 444-7444
Enter Call ID 14385
If you are  member of Talkshoe, enter your PIN; if you are not, enter as a guest with 1#

Some of us use Skype (at one of the paid levels) and others use ShoePhone. Or you can just call in at your long distance rate.

We hope you will join us.