‘The Stepmother’s Murder’: Swedish podcast hit now also in the Netherlands
On the 20th September 2023 ‘De Stiefmoedermoord’ (‘The Stepmother’s Murder’) premiered. In this Dutch true crime podcast, a Swedish investigative journalist tries to find out whether the right person has been convicted of a domestic murder. This series caused quite a stir in Sweden.
Narrative podcast for Damen Shipyards
In "On Course," we tell the extraordinary history of Damen Shipyards Group. Once just a wooden shed on the banks of the Merwede River, it is now one of the world's largest shipbuilders. Numerous people involved reconstruct the path the company has taken, including the founder of the current Group - Kommer Damen himself - who for the first time looks back so comprehensively.
Expeditie Oceaan wins twice at AMMA Awards
'Expedition Ocean' for Albert Heijn has been awarded twice at the AMMA Awards, in the categories 'Best use of a medium' and 'Best collaboration'. This 8D audio podcast is part of a campaign that raises awareness among children about the fragility of the ocean.
Sharing knowledge at the Airborne Audio Lunch
Since spring 2023, we started the monthly Airborne Audio Lunch: at lunch, we share our knowledge about the craft of podcast-making and the latest insights about developments in the audio market. We announce new sessions via our newsletter.
New podcast for Albert Heijn
For supermarket chain Albert Heijn, we developed the podcast 'Beter Eten' ('Eat Better'). In this series, journalist Yora Rienstra finds out exactly what healthy food is all about. From gluten to sugar and from vegetable to fat.
Interview about the Dutch podcastmarkt
The podcast RePod interviewed Marvin Jacobs about the Dutch podcast market. And, besides, he gave more insight into Airborne's way of working.
Where have the blockbuster podcasts gone?
In an article for MarketingTribune, Creative Director Marvin Jacobs identifies 3 crucial developments within the podcast landscape. He sees that there are hardly any big-hit podcasts, but this is precisely a sign of the heady growth of digital audio.
'Verborgen verhalen' wins at Content Marketing The Awards
The podcast for ANWB (Dutch Touring Club) has been awarded at the industry awards for content marketing. The jury praised the series because "it is not made the easy way" and because it is both inspiring to listen to and activating.
'De man met de rammelaars' wins Lovie Award
The podcast we created for the Jewish Museum received international recognition and was honored with a Silver Lovie Award. Check out the winners gallery.
Airborne on stage at 1st Dutch Podcast Awards
Our colleagues Jeroen de Bakker and Marvin Jacobs gave a workshop and keynote at the very first edition of the Dutch Podcast Awards, in which they gave insight into how to create a successful branded podcast and how to measure its effect. More on MarketingTribune.
Dutch Podcast Award for cover-art GIEP
At the Dutch Podcast Awards, GIEP was awarded. This very first Airborne Original won an award for the most beautiful cover art.
2 Podcasts awarded with a SpinAward
At the Dutch Creativity Awards 2022, two of our productions were awarded with a SpinAward: the podcast Plan B, which we made for the National Postcode Lottery, and De Man met de Rammelaars ('The Man with the Rattles') for the Jewish Museum in Amsterdam.
Airborne launches its podcast 'GIEP'
GIEP tells the story of how advertising came of age in the Netherlands. Over the past half century, it’s developed into an industry of enormous economic value, and has become a part of all of our lives. This 6-part series shows how it all began.
Airborne released its latest podcast, Plan B, produced together with the Nationale Postcode Loterij. In it, Dutch singer/songwriter Nick Schilder dives deep into his waste bin, closet and refrigerator to see how things can be done differently - in a way that’s good for the planet. Available (in Dutch) in your favourite podcast app.
Podcast for Jewish Museum
Together with the Jewish Museum, we created 'De man met de rammelaars' ('The man with the rattles'). This 4-part podcast series tells the story behind a curious collection of almost a thousand rattles. In search of answers, the miraculous life story of Heinz Keijser unfolds.
During the Olympics, we developed a pop-up radio station for Stedin, aimed at the employees of this network provider. Emerce wrote an article about this innovative approach for internal communication.
Corporate Vision Magazine, the international industry magazine for C-level management, has awarded Airborne at the annual Media Innovator Awards. Our agency received the award 'Leading Front Runner in Branded Audio 2021'.
2 x Dutch Creativity Awards
Topstukken from the VriendenLoterij and Verborgen Verhalen from ANWB have both won a prestigious Dutch Creativity Award. Airborne won two of the three awards in the Podcast category. Learn more on the website of the Dutch Creativity Awards about the cases Topstukken and Verborgen Verhalen.
New work for Randstad
October 5, 2021 was the 3rd edition of Diversity Day: the perfect moment to release the first episode of the new podcast series 'Je beste zelf zijn' (Be Your Best Self). We developed this podcast together with Randstad Groep Nederland. The central question in this series: what does it take to be the best version of yourself in the workplace? The first episode focuses on the theme of vulnerability.
Lost & found: Lovie Award
Last year we won an international Lovie Award for our work for ANWB. This renowned and beautiful award was sent to us, but got lost in the mail for months.
Fortunately, our package was finally found and delivered last week and the award is now shining as if it has to make up for all the lost months.
Brand of VriendenLoterij strengthened by narrative podcast Topstukken
The number of podcasts from advertisers in the Netherlands has grown explosively in recent years. But how do brands benefit from this, regardless of reach? Audio agency Airborne and MediaTest researched the brand effects of narrative podcasts.
New Kids On The Block award
Airborne has been selected for the prestigious New Kids On The Block award for the second time.
Selected as top-class agency
Airborne belongs to the best agencies in the Netherlands. This prestigious, hand-picked selection is done by FONK Magazine each year. It is an honor to be a part of this list with top-class agencies.
2 x Lovie Awards 2020
De Buitendienst, the show we created for ANWB (Dutch Touring Club), is awarded with 1 x Golden Lovie Award and 1 x Peoples Lovie Award. We're proud!
The secret of a good podcast
In the run-up to the Dutch Podcast Awards, Marvin was interviewed for the podcast Prijzencast, by radio station BNR. He is a jury member for this award and was interviewed about the secret of a good podcast.
New show: Verborgen Verhalen
We proudly present our brand new podcast for ANWB: Verborgen Verhalen (‘Hidden Stories’). In this show, we’re searching for mysteries in the Netherlands: remarkable natural phenomena, local legends, and old myths. In this ten-part series, released bi-weekly, we travel to a new location somewhere in the Netherlands. In the first episode, our host Pascal tries to find the legendary giant deer in the province of Drenthe.
Interview Marvin Jacobs
In the run-up to his talk at the NIMA Marketing Week 2020 our Creative Director Marvin Jacobs shares his thoughts on the on-going growth of the time people spend on listening.
Won at The Caples Awards
We won at The Caples Awards with The Journey, the podcast we made for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. And that is something to be proud of. This international award show is run by creative people for creative people to recognize work that works.