Josh Lindgren is the Head of the Podcast department at leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA).
Lindgren has been a Podcast Agent since 2014 and represents many of the most successful podcast properties, creators, and production companies, including SmartLess, hosted by Jason Bateman, Sean Hayes, and Will Arnett, Stuff You Should Know, Happy Face producer Lauren Bright Pacheco, NPR correspondent Ari Shapiro, Dr. Death reporter Laura Beil, Little Everywhere, Salt Audio, Maximum Fun, Futuro Media Group, and Gideon Media, among others. He has also brokered deals for such production companies as Jordan Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions, Jonathan Glickman’s Glickmania, Ava DuVernay’s filmmaker’s creative collective ARRAY, Mick Jagger’s Rainy Day Podcasts, Paul Feig’s Powderkeg, and Jamie Lee Curtis’ Comet Pictures.
Lindgren joined CAA in 2018 after nearly a decade at The Billions Corporation. He was elevated earlier this year to lead the agency’s podcast efforts.
Last year, Lindgren was named by Inside Radio as among the “Most Powerful People in Podcasting 2020.”