Join broadcasters and audiences across the world


Your own app. Customize, publish and connect with listeners.


One touch call-to-listen

Expand your audience in “dark” markets where broadcast signals are unavailable or Internet connectivity is limited. Connect listeners to your station with a simple one-touch phone call.

“Support this station” functionality

Advance your station’s financial health. Enable quick and easy listener donations to your station or charities and NGOs you endorse. Support fundraising campaigns, mobilize for disaster relief, help your community, and broaden your reach if you are a religious broadcaster. Payment interface is branded exclusively for your station.

Enhanced broadcaster communications

Send programming and news alerts directly to listeners, promote events and conduct flash polls-instantly and easily.

One-touch VOIP calling

Make it easy for listeners to call your station to provide eyewitness and crowd-sourced reporting and news tips from around the world.

Active listener engagement

Your listeners get direct instant messaging with your station. A universal “share” feature promotes listener-to-listener viral marketing of your programming.

Listener-controlled bandwidth management

Empower listeners of varying economic circumstances. Listeners control costs by selecting bandwidth quality based on local market conditions and content format.

Our Management Team

Elan Blutinger
Chairman & CEO

Elan has been a managing director of Alpine Consolidated, LLC since 1996 and led the IPO, and sale of multiple public travel companies in the US and the UK: Travel Services International (NASDAQ:TRVL) and ResortQuest International (NYSE:RZT) and Online Travel PLC (UK). He was a director at and chaired the special committee that sold the company to IAC/InterActiveCorp. He was a director of Great Wolf Resorts (NASDAQ:WOLF) and special committee for its sale to Apollo Ventures. He is a director of Utah-based Mountain Reservations and vice chair of Elan speaks five languages, and holds graduate and law degrees at the University of California at Berkeley and the American University in Washington, DC. Elan can be reached at

Marcel Barbulescu

Marcel conceived, designed, and implemented the AudioNow Digital platform, combining over twenty years of experience in Computer Science and Telecommunications. Marcel was the president and founder of Ziggoo Technologies, a telecommunication company specializing in customized solutions. He co-authored over twenty papers in Artificial Intelligence as a PhD candidate at George Mason University. Marcel can be reached at

Rebecca Walker
Director of Digital Partnerships

Rebecca Walker is responsible for designing and implementing strategies to expand AudioNow’s listener base through initiatives with broadcasting partners and cooperative marketing campaigns across all media. Prior to joining AudioNow, Rebecca developed extensive social media and journalistic skills in a variety of international organizations ranging from the U.S. Department of State to USA Today. A Spanish and French speaker, Rebecca holds an MA in international communication from American University in Washington and a BA in international affairs and English from the University of Richmond. Rebecca can be reached at

Eugen Leontie, PhD
Vice President

Eugen is responsible for managing  AudioNowDigital's engineering talent, coordinating computing assets, the software ecosystem, and spearheading research efforts. His expertise and talent span from processor- design to enterprise software solutions. Eugen earned his PhD degree at The George Washington University, where his research focused on security and trusted computing, rethinking the interaction between memory access, processor protection and untrusted software components. He can be reached at

Maria Scripca
Mobile Development Group Manager

Maria has ten years of experience as a project manager and most was responsible for developing and deploying global applications for use by the Research and Development community at Alcate-Lucent. A computer science graduate from West University in Timisoara, Romania, Maria comes to AudioNow Digital with a vast background in agile methodologies and software development.