The Herd with Colin Cowherd Alum Joins the Sports Betting Network to Accelerate Audio Capabilities, Expand Footprint
VSiN, The Sports Betting Network, announces today that it has named radio industry veteran Jon Goulet to the newly created position of Program Director. Goulet joins VSiN from leading national sports talk show, The Herd with Colin Cowherd. In his new position, Goulet will oversee the networkâ€™s rapidly growing slate of sports betting podcasts and continue to build out its broadcast radio footprint.
â€œJon is one of the most respected names in radio and weâ€™re thrilled to benefit from his industry experience and relationships as we continue to grow our audio capabilities,â€ said Brian Musburger, founder and CEO at VSiN. â€œAs the leader in the sports betting audio space, adding Jon will allow us to strengthen our podcast network and both improve and expand our offerings for broadcast radio.â€
Goulet takes his new role this week and reports to Bill Adee, COO at VSiN. With the goal of bolstering the networkâ€™s audio capabilities and distribution footprint, Goulet will work closely with VSiNâ€™s audio partners, including iHeart, Skyview Networks and TuneIn.
“Being a part of VSIN is an exciting opportunity,â€ said Goulet. â€œVSIN provides the highest quality sports gambling content that is not only entertaining but informative on a deeper level than anything I’ve heard.”
Most recently, Goulet was the Executive Producer of The Herd with Colin Cowherd since the show launched on Fox Sports Radio & FS1. Prior to that he was Executive Producer at 95.7 The Game, and Producer of the â€œDamon Bruce Showâ€ in San Francisco. Goulet started his career in sports broadcasting at ESPN Radio in 2008. Before working in sports, he worked at WCCC in Hartford, CT. Goulet grew up around the radio business. His father Michael Picozzi has spent nearly 50 years as a Host and Program Director in Hartford and Philadelphia.