Helps Build the PodCamp West Community

San Francisco, CA, November 16, 2006 --( The first PodCamp West (un)conference will be held in San Francisco on November 18-19, 2006 at the historic Swedish American Hall.

The Blogosphere is buzzing about this event as Movers and Shakers, celebrities of new media, podcasters, bloggers, video bloggers, media-wannabes are congregating to create a history of sorts. 

“We are pleased to announce Conduit ( as one of the sponsors of PodCamp West and the official toolbar sponsor for PodCamp West” said Vic Podcaster. “With the consumers demanding more content and convenient delivery options, Conduit is uniquely positioned to provide consumers with in-browser content delivery via community toolbar.” Vic runs popular Hot From Silicon Valley podcast and is the founder of Silicon Valley Podcasting Network (, a new media startup.

The official PodCamp West Toolbar is available for download from website, thanks to Conduit. Conduit is a breakthrough marketing platform for creating branded community toolbars that drive traffic and loyalty by enabling publishers to persistently connect and engage with their user community via the browser.

"PodCampWest is giving attendees direct access to ideas, thoughts, best practices, and the wisdom of real experts, visionaries, leaders, and celebrities from the world of new media and placing them in an approachable environment for those who want to learn and share" said Vic Podcaster, the event organizer & Podcasting evangelist. "With the advertising landscape shifting to new formats such as podcasts, internet video, and blogs, it is already having a significant impact on traditional media, marketing and the entertainment industry. In this multi-billion dollar industry, the new media market share will only continue to grow.”

Conduit delivers unprecedented community loyalty and site traffic for over 125,000 publishers, including major brands such as Major League Baseball, Fox Carolina TV, Greenpeace, REMAX, Blogdigger and small and medium publishers in 112 countries around the globe. Conduit's innovative search monetization model allows the service to be completely free and without adware, malware and spyware.

The company is privately-held with headquarters in Israel and Redwood Shores, CA. For more information about Conduit, visit or email

PodCamp West - San Francisco is free to attend and you can register for free at

Vic Podcaster