Rob Walch is the vice president of podcaster relations for Libsyn. Prior to joining Libsyn in 2007, he was president and founder of podCast411 Inc. Rob started podcasting in 2004, and is the host of the award winning podCast411 podcast. He is also host of Today in iOS (iPhone) Podcast – the first and largest podcast about the iPhone, as well as the KC Startup 411 podcast, which covers the Kansas City start-up scene. Having consulted on podcasting for Jack Welch, Senator Edwards and Governor Bill Richardson, Rob is listed as the fifth most influential person in podcasting in the book “Podcasting for Dummies.” He is also co-author of the book “Tricks of the Podcasting Masters.” He is also a monthly columnist for Podertainment, The Podcast Magazine. Rob earned an engineering degree from the University of Dayton and an MBA from the University of Connecticut.