Around Digital Media - Becky Yee is a photographer and founder of Around Digital Media. She is an award winning photographer having appeared in PDN's Photo Annual for the best photos of the year and she has shot for all the major publications around the world.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP - Osler is a leading business law firm practicing internationally from offices across Canada and in New York. Our clients include industry and business leaders in all segments of the market and at various stages in the growth of their businesses. We have built our reputation on our commitment to our clients' success and the experience, expertise, and collaborative approach for which we are recognized. We believe that our success is a reflection of our clients' success.
Nielsen Music - We know music. We deliver the most complete view of total music consumption, whether it's sales, streaming or airplay, and provide a connected view to help measure and optimize campaign performance. We have the deepest understanding of fans - how they discover and listen to music, how they perceive artists and campaigns, and how these insights evolve over time. Our expertise allows us to help bands and brands maximize and measure the success of partnerships. With the most actionable insights in the marketplace, Nielsen helps companies grow in music.
CD Baby - CD Baby began as a garage start up in 1998, and has grown to be the largest distributor of independent music. We have paid more than $300 million to artists, and counting and there are over 400,000 independent albums in stock. Our clients consist of more than 330,000 indie artists and we have
ASCAP - We are the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), a membership association of more than 575,000 US composers, songwriters, lyricists and music publishers of every kind of music. Through agreements with affiliated international societies, we also represent hundreds of thousands of music creators worldwide. We are the only US performing rights organization created and controlled by composers, songwriters and music publishers, with a Board of Directors elected by and from our membership. We protect the rights of ASCAP members by licensing and distributing royalties for the non-dramatic public performances of their copyrighted works. Our licensees encompass all who want to perform copyrighted music publicly. We make giving and obtaining permission to perform music simple for both creators and music users.
BMI - BMI was founded in 1939 by forward-thinkers who wanted to represent songwriters in emerging genres, like jazz, blues, and country and protect the public performances of their music. Operating on a non-profit basis, BMI is now the largest music rights organization in the U.S. and is still nurturing new talent and new music. As a global leader in music rights management, BMI serves as an advocate for the value of music, presenting more than 10.5 million musical works created and owned by more than 700,000 songwriters, composers, and music publishers.
SESAC - SESAC is the nation’s most progressive performing rights organization representing the best songwriters, composers and music publishers in every genre of music. Established in 1930, SESAC is the ONLY PRO to pay monthly royalties and was the FIRST among the PROs to pay for live performances to songwriters and publishers. SESAC is known for its diversified repertory that includes all genres of music. Additionally, SESAC has long represented the music on some of TV’s biggest shows. Headquartered in Nashville, the company also has offices in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Miami and London. (www.sesac.com)
Armonia Online - Armonia Online is the first pan-European hub of Collective Management Organizations (CMOs) aiming at granting pan-European licenses to online services and technologies through a single agreement for the repertoires they represent. Armonia is an alliance of 9 collective societies in Europe (SACEM (FR), SGAE (SP), SIAE (IT), SACEM (LUX), SPA (POR), SABAM (BEL), SUISA (SW), AKM (AU), and ARTISJUS (HG)) and 3 international mandates (Universal Music Publishing International, Wixen Music Publishing and SOCAN), representing 13 million musical works and covering up to 131 territories worldwide. Our clients include YouTube, Google Play, Deezer, Beatport, 7digital, Recisio and more. Uniting extensive music business experience with innovative technology, Armonia is about making online music licensing and processing simpler to ensure a fair deal for everyone.
JLM - Grammy-nominated, Joe Lambert, has been a mastering engineer for 18 years. After working for top studios like Classic Sound and Trutone Mastering, Lambert decided to open his own studio in DUMBO, Brooklyn in 2008 called Joe Lambert Mastering. Joe Lambert Mastering is a thriving studio serving clients like Moby, The National, Animal Collective, Deerhunter, City & Colour, Dirty Projectors, Sharon Van Etten, Washed Out and many more.
SynchTank - Highly configurable platform that provides your business with an interactive portal and internal system through which to control, pitch, deliver, and license your creative digital assets and catalogues from anywhere, operate more efficiently, reach customers and licensees directly, and keep 100% of your revenue.
Merch Cat - is a one-stop solution to merchandise ("merch") sales and inventory management. Designed for the live performing artist, the app enables users to turn their stagefront into a successful storefront. Recognizing the importance of merch sales to an artist's business, Merch Cat founder Vanessa Ferrer developed the app as a solution to her own challenges managing merch as an artist manager.
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