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Award Winning Entrepreneur & Builder. Vevo, Universal Music, Sony Music & Pictures, Magic Leap, Syng

50% of proceeds will be donated to
Austin Pets Alive

About me

Nearly 30 years of leadership experience in Media, Music & Tech. 

Currently: Chief Commercial Officer for Syng, a start-up company dedicated to transforming the human relationship with sound. Founded by ex-Apple lead industrial designer Chris Stringer, Syng is an audio company building sound for the future. 

Previously: 

- Founder & CEO of Vevo (joint venture between Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment and YouTube). Vevo is the world's leading music video network delivering 26B views per month. 

- Chief Content Officer for Magic Leap, a leading Augmented Reality Metaverse company, building developer and creator ecosystems & infrastructure. 

- Executive Vice President for Universal Music Group, overseeing strategy, licensing, partnerships and new business development for the worlds largest music company. 

- Vice President for Sony Pictures Entertainment & Sony Music Entertainment, building new businesses across mobile & online platforms. 

I have direct first-hand experience building & managing global teams of hundreds of people, along with P&L oversight from $50M - $400M. 

I can help you with insights and advice on how to build a successful global team & company. 

My expertise is in leveraging licensed or user-generated content, 3rd party IP and rights-based content catalogues (music, film, tv, games) to build scaled businesses and products, and navigating all of the thorny rights issues therein. 

I can advise on:
- media, music and full-spectrum of the entertainment industry
- augmented & virtual reality, spatial computing, XR & metaverse
- partnerships & business development
- creator & developer ecosystem growth
- scaling and growing operations
- sourcing exceptional talent and advisors
- working & partnering with larger corporations as a start-up
- raising capital
- insights into the future of music, media and web3

I love helping those who feel compelled to put their fingerprints on the world. I can’t wait to be connected and help you along on your journey!

Passionately supporting global creators, artists and developers on their journey is my life focus and mission.

What to expect

15 minute session

  • - ask three or more questions
  • - advise on growing a successful company
  • - working with licensed content & rights
  • - navigating youtube & the media industry

$400 • Session