“Cheddar” to Launch on SiriusXM’s Insight Channel Starting May 23

May 20, 2016

NEW YORK–May 20, 2016–SiriusXM today announced it will broadcast “Cheddar,” a daily program produced by the all-new video media company of the same name covering the intersection of business news and culture.


“Cheddar,” hosted by Cheddar founder and CEO Jon Steinberg, will take SiriusXM listeners to the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange and feature interviews with CEOs and top executives from the hottest companies in tech, media, and beyond.  Cheddar has hosted interviews with executives like Barry Diller, Chairman of IAC, James Hagedorn, CEO of Scotts Miracle-Gro, John Legere, CEO of T-Mobile, and Spencer Rascoff, CEO of Zillow Group. Each day Cheddar will bring business-minded millennials an inside look at the innovative products, technologies, and services transforming our lives.

Steinberg will be joined by co-host Kristen Scholer, Cheddar’s anchor, who was previously a reporter at the Wall Street Journal and CNBC producer.

SiriusXM will air “Cheddar,” a limited-run series, Monday through Friday, starting May 23, at 12:00 pm ET on SiriusXM Insight, channel 121. The show will also be available via SiriusXM On Demand on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at www.siriusxm.com.

Jon Steinberg is the founder and CEO of Cheddar. He has been named to Ad Age's 2015 “40 under 40” list.  Most recently, Jon served as the Chief Executive Officer of DailyMail.com North America. Before joining DailyMail.com, Jon was President and Chief Operating Officer at BuzzFeed, where he was responsible for business management, company operations, finance, and social advertising operations. Under his leadership, BuzzFeed became a global and profitable social advertising business working with over half of the top 100 brands.

SiriusXM Insight broadcasts news, information, and entertainment offering listeners intelligent conversations with a sense of humor.  Designed to reach fans that enjoy the eclectic subject matter of public radio, SiriusXM Insight features an array of fresh, diverse voices addressing a new era of issues in a lively, smart, and sometimes humorous approach, including shows hosted by Pete Dominick, John Fugelsang, Dean Obeidallah, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Karen Hunter and more.

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