Brenda Dayne

A skilled journalist, interviewer, profile and feature writer, Brenda Dayne has won international respect and acclaim for her innovative work as the creator and host of Cast On – a podcast devoted to her favorite subject in the world, knitting. An accomplished editor, she blends original, thought provoking stories, from a variety of writers, designers and artists, with independent music, to craft insightful programs about knitting and life. An early adopter of podcasting technology, she has written, recorded and produced over 80 hours of knitting-themed programming, creating a demand, and opening a new market for knitting-specific audio content. Since its inception Cast On has been downloaded over 1.3 million times, and the website at currently receives over 250,000 unique, intelligent and attractive visitors monthly.