Kate Montague is the Founder and Director of Audiocraft. She has made audio stories for ABC RN’s Earshot, This Is About, PocketDocs, and Long Story Short programs, the CBC's Love Me podcast, NPR’s Snap Judgement, FBi Radio’s All The Best, the online publication Narratively and exhibitions such as The Pool. Through the Audiocraft Agency Kate is the Executive Producer across a number of projects for clients including Audible and AFTRS. She has also led podcast workshops for Spotify, the Sydney Opera House, Screen QLD and the NSW Writers Centre.
Jess Bineth is the Founder and Director of Audiocraft. She’s currently writing and producing an original documentary series for Audible. As a podcast producer for the ABC, she worked on This is About, Ladies We Need To Talk, Earshot and PocketDocs. She’s also worked at community radio stations 2SER and FBi, collaborated on audio projects with Big hART and Sydney Architecture Festival, and run podcast workshops for Spotify, the Sydney Opera House and Screen QLD.
Jess O'Callaghan is Audiocraft's Festival Manager. Previously, she was a producer at ABC RN — she was series producer on investigative journalism program Background Briefing, a producer on RN Drive and the founding producer of ABC RN’s politics podcast The Party Room. She has also produced podcasts All the Best, The Rereaders and for literary journal Meanjin. Jess has more than ten years experience working in commercial, community and public radio and has presented at Sydney Writers’ Festival, Melbourne Writers’ Festival, Audiocraft and the Emerging Writers’ Festival.
Selena Shannon is an audio content maker, currently working on podcasts for Audible, Creative Recovery Network and AFTRS. She was previously Executive Producer of All The Best, a national storytelling and documentary program. She has produced feature-length stories for ABC RN’s Earshot, This Is About, The Real Thing, and has worked on FBi Radio’s Backchat and ABC’s Ladies, We Need To Talk. Selena also teaches podcasting and radio at festivals and schools.