Media Voices is a weekly look at all the news and views from across the media world, featuring leading figures from media and publishing businesses. The team behind the podcast take a common sense approach to media analysis, from the practices of journalism to deep dives into publisher business models.

The Media Voices team have recorded live at media events, featured in numerous roundups of the best industry podcasts, and have interviewed an impressive roster of guests from top organisations such as Mic, The Economist, Facebook, CNN, The Times, Refinery29, the FT, and more.

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Chris Sutcliffe

Chris is a freelance media journalist and consultant. He has written a weekly media-focused column for a UK national newspaper, authored reports for WAN-IFRA and others, appeared on the BBC’s The Media Show and spoken at international conferences about media’s existential crises and opportunities.

Chris tweets as @ChrisMSutcliffe and can be reached at

Esther Kezia Thorpe

Esther is the B2B Content Marketing Manager for a UK publishing company, having previously worked for the Media Briefing and a digital magazine app company. She also does commissioning and analysis for What’s New in Publishing, covering social media, publishing apps and the future of subscriptions.

Esther tweets from @EstherKeziaT and can be reached at

Peter Houston

Peter runs Flipping Pages Media, an independent consultancy and training firm, helping publishers build multi-platform success. He has run Guardian Masterclasses, spoken at Google’s ThinkPublishing and was formerly Editor-at-large for the Media Briefing. He recently researched and wrote InPublishing’s ‘Guide to Paid Content’.

Peter tweets from @Flipping_Pages and can be reached at