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Wednesday, March 18
 

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Alex Maiolo
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Speakers
avatar for Alex Maiolo

Alex Maiolo

Sr Contributor, Tape Op Magazine/FMC-HINT
Alex has been playing, recording, and writing about music for over 30 years.


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Amy Rosen
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Amy Rosen

Amy Rosen

VP Music Licensing & Supervision, Grey Worldwide
Amy Rosen is VP Music Licensing/Supervision at Grey Worldwide, Ad Age's 2014 Agency of the Year. She is honored to be a trusted resource for the identification and procurement of songs for Grey clients to use in their advertising and marketing campaigns. Brands she has worked with... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Kate Landau
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Kate Landau

Kate Landau

Mgr, Red Light Management


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Kevin Wommack
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
KW

Kevin Wommack

Owner, Playing In Traffic Records/Loophole Management


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Mara Schwartz
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
MS

Mara Schwartz

Pres/Founder, Superior Music Publishing


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Markell Casey
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
MC

Markell Casey

A&R Manager, Virgin EMI Records UK


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Maureen Kenny
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
MK

Maureen Kenny

VP of A&R, Atlantic Records


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Michael Starr
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Michael Starr

Michael Starr

Sr Dir - Natl Prom, Glassnote Records
Michael Starr is the Senior Director of National Promotion for GLASSNOTE RECORDS, and is lucky enough to be based here in Austin.


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Russell Baltera
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Russell Baltera

Russell Baltera

Digital Mktg, Columbia Records


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Sharesa Alexander
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Sharesa Alexander

Sharesa Alexander

Atty at Law, The Sya Firm PLLC
Ms. Alexander is the founding member of The SYA Firm, PLLC, a general practice including but not limited to general civil litigation, entertainment & sports law, copyrights, contract review, drafting & negotiation, non-profit & business formation & disputes, will drafting, insurance... Read More →
avatar for Sharesa Alexander Esq

Sharesa Alexander Esq

Attorney at Law, The Sya Firm PLLC
Ms. Alexander is the founding member of The SYA Firm, PLLC, a general practice including but not limited to general civil litigation, entertainment & sports law, copyrights, contract review, drafting & negotiation, non-profit & business formation & disputes, will drafting, insurance... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Celina Rollon
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
CR

Celina Rollon

Artist Mgr, Lateral Management


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Dan Mackta
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
DM

Dan Mackta

Manager, Second Empire


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Eric Longley
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Eric Longley

Eric Longley

Tax Dir, Prager and Fenton LLP
Previously Managing Director of Factory Records now trying to go straight. Heads up Tax Department of Prager & Fenton (Prager Metis) UK operation. Work with a number of developing acts and their managers to introduce them to new opportunities to get their music out on 'vinyl' and... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Jacob Daneman
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Jacob Daneman

Jacob Daneman

Publicist, Pitch Perfect PR
National Publicist for artists such as Parquet Courts, Todd Terje, Wild Beasts, Temples, Flume, Sharon Van Etten, Quilt, Burger Records, Protomartyr, and many more, and festivals such as Pitchfork Music Festival, Pickathon, Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit, Cropped Out, and... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Jared Schlemovitz
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Jared Schlemovitz

Jared Schlemovitz

Partner/Executive Producer, Junto Sounds
Jared Schlemovitz is known throughout the music industry as an expert in advertising with a unique and deep domain expertise in breaking unknown talent through sync placements.


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Keith Hagan
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Keith Hagan

Keith Hagan

Co-Owner, SKH Music


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Leah Selvidge
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Leah Selvidge

Leah Selvidge

Owner, Other Worldly Contact
Founded in 1997 out of sheer love and a lifelong enthusiasm for music (oh, and the desire to no longer work for the man), Other Worldly Contact Marketing & Public Relations continues to offer clients imaginative, thorough marketing and public relations consulting services. With a... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Michiel Peeters
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
MP

Michiel Peeters

Dance Promoter, NON Records


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Randy Alexander
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Randy Alexander

Randy Alexander

President & CEO, Randex Communications
Randex Communications is marking its 17th year as a boutique Entertainment, Lifestyle, Consumer and Music publicity firm. Named a “tastemaker” by the Philadelphia Inquirer, one of “24 People to Watch” by SJ Magazine, and one of South Jersey Magazine’s “Names to Know... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Tim Palmer
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
TP

Tim Palmer

Producer/Mixer, TP Songs


Wednesday March 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: James Evans
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
JE

James Evans

AAA Prom & Mktg Dir, Interscope Records


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Jennifer Masset
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Jennifer Masset

Jennifer Masset

Sr Dir of Member Svcs, A2IM
As A2IM's Director of Member Services, Jennifer works closely with service and solution providers (Associate Members) who want to engage more closely with the American independent music label companies. She organizes networking events, portals, and opportunities throughout the year... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Jr Regisford
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Jr Regisford

Jr Regisford

Mgr, New Heights Entertainment
Armed with over two decades of music industry experience, Henley “Jr.” Regisford consistently fosters expansion at New Heights Entertainment as Partner and General Manager. His prescience and forward-thinking perspective remain driving engines at the company’s core. “Jr... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Mary Jurey
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Mary Jurey

Mary Jurey

Mgr, The Noise Company
Mary Jurey joined the Playing In Traffic Records/Loophole Management team in August of 2010 becoming the GM of the label. Most recently, she has also taken over GM duties at The Noise Company - Ben Kweller's boutique label based in Austin, TX.


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Nick Lippman
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Nick Lippman

Nick Lippman

Partner, Lippman Entertainment
Nick Lippman is a Partner at Lippman Entertainment. He's focused on guiding the company's impressive artist and producer roster in today’s multi-faceted music business. His industry experience started with an internship at EMI Records at age 15. After, he enjoyed a successful stint... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Robin Danar
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Robin Danar

Robin Danar

Producer/Artist, Squid Productions
Robin Danar is a music producer, engineer, artist and mixer. He started his career engineering records in New York City with artists like Paul Simon, Billy Joel, Steely Dan, Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor, Carly Simon and Chaka Khan for producers including Phil Ramone, Steve Lillywhite... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Sebastian Burford
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Sebastian Burford

Sebastian Burford

Dir, Worldwide Friendly Society


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Sherry Orson
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Sherry Orson

Sherry Orson

Head of Creative Affairs, Red Queen Music
Sherry Orson is the Head of Creative Affairs for Red Queen Music a division of Harry Warren Entertainment. Red Queen Music is the emerging artist and composer division of Harry Warren Entertainment. Harry Warren has written iconic, classic standards such as That’s Amore, At Last... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Stevie Salas
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Stevie Salas

Stevie Salas

Artist
Stevie Salas left the small town of Oceanside California in 1985 moving to Hollywood dreaming of a career in music. Eight months later he was discovered by funk music legend George Clinton as the guitarist for Clinton's albums. He would then go on to work on important albums by Bootsy... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Zach Hinkle
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Zach Hinkle

Zach Hinkle

Dir of Mktg, Sneak Attack Media
Zach Hinkle is a marketer and creative with over 10 years of music industry experience, starting out as an artist and moving into the marketing, publicity, and digital aspects of the music industry. He is now Marketing Director at Sneak Attack Media, a digital agency in New York City... Read More →


Wednesday March 18, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center
 
Thursday, March 19
 

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Charles Slomovitz
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Charles Slomovitz

Charles Slomovitz

US Music Mgr, Shazam Entertainment


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Dan Goldberg
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Dan Goldberg

Dan Goldberg

VP Global Commercial & Strategic Dev, Warner Music Group
Dan Goldberg is a creative, data-driven business executive with more than 15 years of business development, marketing, and strategy experience. In his current position as Vice President of Global Commercial and Strategic Development, Dan leads Warner Music Group's global business... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: David Adcock
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for David Adcock

David Adcock

New Community Management


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Gail Perry
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
GP

Gail Perry

Owner, Law Offices of Gail Perry


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Heather West
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Heather West

Heather West

Owner, Western Publicity
Heather West has over 20 years experience working with musicians as a talent buyer, radio promotions rep, label manager and publicist. A native Texan, she was raised in Austin and spent a decade in New Orleans before moving to Chicago. Owner of Western Publicity, she works on myriad... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Jeff Neuberger
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Jeff Neuberger

Jeff Neuberger

Head of Touring, Glassnote Entertainment Group
Before joining Glassnote as the Head of Touring, Jeff Neuberger spent 5 years on the road tour managing acts on an international level (including Cults, Ra Ra Riot, Delta Spirit, and more). For a label that prides itself on representing the best live acts in the world, this crucial... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Jody Stephens
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
JS

Jody Stephens

GM, Ardent Music LLC


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Mike Shepherd
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
MS

Mike Shepherd

Partner, Trainer Shepherd Phillips Melin LLP


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Stephanie Shim
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Stephanie Shim

Stephanie Shim

Head of Digital, Glassnote Records


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Tim Kolleth
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Tim Kolleth

Tim Kolleth

Dir Of Radio Prom, Alligator Records


Thursday March 19, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Andreas Nielsen
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Andreas Nielsen

Andreas Nielsen

Publishing & Synchronisation Mgr, Crunchy Tunes
My name is Andreas Nielsen and I work as Publishing & Synchronisation Manager at Crunchy Tunes (www.crunchy.dk). Crunchy Tunes is a music publisher based out of Copenhagen, Denmark, best known for songwriters and bands such as Junior Senior, The Raveonettes and Jenny Wilson. The company... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Davis McLarty
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
DM

Davis McLarty

Pres, AMG


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Grant McCallum
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Grant McCallum

Grant McCallum

Digital Media Dir, Barsuk
Grant McCallum is the Digital Media Director at Seattle, WA's venerated and whole independently owned Barsuk Records, where he's worked in various capacities since 2003. He currently heads up digital media publicity and distribution, as well as physical distribution and project management... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Jesper Reginal
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Jesper Reginal

Jesper Reginal

Frog Superior, Crunchy Frog
Co-founder and MD at Crunchy Frog. Independent record label thorugh 20 years from Copenhagen, Denmark. Mostly known for such artists as The Raveonettes, Junior Senior, PowerSolo, Jenny Wilson, 18th Dye, The Tremolo Beer Gut, Apparat Organ Quartet, Thee Attacks and many others.


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Jordan Kurland
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
JK

Jordan Kurland

Owner, Zeitgeist Artist Management


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Judy Tint
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Judy Tint

Judy Tint

Member/Attorney, Judy Tint Counselor at Law
Judy Tint has over 25 years of experience as an attorney, consultant and producer in the entertainment industry. A graduate of Columbia Law School and Rutgers College, Judy specializes in music-related matters, and represents a broad variety of recording artists, songwriters, producers... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Michael Goldberg
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
MG

Michael Goldberg

A&R, American Recordings


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Mike Lembo
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Mike Lembo

Mike Lembo

Owner, Funzalo Records/Mike's Artist Management
Mike Lembo has over 35 years of experience in the music business. He has managed and published Jules Shear (wrote hits for Cyndi Lauper and The Bangles and released 11 LPs, including "More"), The Church ("Under the Milky Way"), NRBQ (managed and published during Yankee Stadium ERA... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Tamera Bennett
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Tamera Bennett

Tamera Bennett

Attorney/Owner, Bennett Law Office PC


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Tom Bridgewater
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Tom Bridgewater

Tom Bridgewater

Managing Dir, Loose Music


Thursday March 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Annie Lin
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Annie Lin

Annie Lin

Sr Counsel, Loudr.fm


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Brian Bloom
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Brian Bloom

Brian Bloom

Partner, Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP
Brian A. Bloom is a partner at Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP where he concentrates his practice on all facets of intellectual property and licensing matters. The scope of his practice is diversified, and includes counseling emerging brands and Fortune 500 companies, telecommunication... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Christiane Kinney
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Christiane Kinney

Christiane Kinney

Attorney, LeClairRyan LLP
Christiane Cargill Kinney is a partner at LeClairRyan, and Chair of the firm’s Entertainment Industry Team. Kinney’s entertainment practice is focused on the representation of talent primarily in the areas of music, film, and television. She also specializes in branding and cross-promotional... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Dae Bogan
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Dae Bogan

Dae Bogan

Professor & Music Business Consultant, Emerson College
Dae Bogan is currently the Adjunct Professor of Entertainment Marketing and Cross Promotion at Emerson College, Founder and CEO of ChazBo Media, and an integrated marketing and business development consultant providing long-term and project-based consulting services to a variety of... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Jim Mahoney
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
JM

Jim Mahoney

GM USA, Merlin


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Jordan Burger
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for JORDAN BURGER

JORDAN BURGER

Agent, Fleming Artists
Jordan Burger has been a booking agent for nearly 20 years. After running his own agency out of Atlanta GA, and spending the last decade as an agent at the Agency Group NYC, Jordan opened a New York office for Fleming Artists in 2010, and a Nashville office in 2012. Jordan has booked... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Josh Rosenfeld
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
JR

Josh Rosenfeld

Pres, Barsuk


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Julia Riva
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Julia Riva

Julia Riva

Pres, Harry Warren Entertainment
Julia Jo Riva is President of Harry Warren Entertainment. Julia is a veteran in Music Publishing with over 20+ years experience establishing Harry Warren Entertainment in 1991. Julia's background previous to the music industry as a set and costume designer for major motion pictures... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Rachel Jacobson
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Rachel Jacobson

Rachel Jacobson

Mgr Creative Licensing, Songs Music Publishing
Rachel came to SONGS in 2014 after three years in creative licensing at Atlantic Records. Prior to that she worked with an indie publishing/licensing company and interned in the music department at E! Entertainment. Wanting to go into music supervision/licensing since high school... Read More →


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Sam Valenti IV
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Sam Valenti IV

Sam Valenti IV

Founder/CEO, Ghostly/Drip.fm


Thursday March 19, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center
 
Friday, March 20
 

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Andy Somers
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
AS

Andy Somers

SVP, APA


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Christine Sanley
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
CS

Christine Sanley

Mgr of Radio Prom, Distiller Promo


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Dayna Ghiraldi
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Dayna Ghiraldi

Dayna Ghiraldi

Founder/Pres/Publicist, Big Picture Media
Bold and passionate, Dayna decided it was time to pave her own way through the entertainment industry, thus Big Picture Media was born in 2007 with nothing more than a laptop and a cell phone. Eight years later, Dayna runs and operates all facets of the company. In 2012, Big Picture... Read More →


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Ed Eason
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
EE

Ed Eason

Guitarist/Brand Ambassador, Carrie Underwood/Tivamo


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Eric Shipon
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
ES

Eric Shipon

VP Sponsorship, Red Light Management


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Geeta Novotny
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Geeta Novotny

Geeta Novotny

Artist
Geeta Novotny is an award-winning, multi-faceted performing artist. She continues to meet acclaim for her performance artistry and has been reviewed as "undeniably confident and regal", "beautiful", "seductive" and "genuinely enchanting". A much "sought-after talent" - as a classical... Read More →


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Kevin Lyman
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
KL

Kevin Lyman

Creator, Vans Warped Tour, 4fini Inc


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Laura Katz
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Laura Katz

Laura Katz

Music Supervisor, Cutting Edge Group
Laura Katz is Senior Music Supervisor at CORD / Cutting Edge Group's Los Angeles office on 10+ films and other visual media projects per year. Some notable film projects include The Grey (music supervision), That Awkward Moment (music supervision), Stuck in Love (music supervision... Read More →


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Lawrence Gelburd
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Lawrence Gelburd

Lawrence Gelburd

Pres, Gelburd Consulting LLC
Record producer and entrepreneur Lawrence “Gelboni” Gelburd is a voting member of NARAS, the Grammy organization. He worked at EMI Music Publishing in the Business Affairs and A&R departments, then at SBK records in the A&R department, leaving to form Integrated Entertainment... Read More →


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Marc Lipkin
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Marc Lipkin

Marc Lipkin

Dir of Pub, Alligator Records
Award-winning music industry publicist Marc Lipkin has been Director Of Publicity for Alligator Records since September 1992.


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Nick Rosenberg
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Nick Rosenberg

Nick Rosenberg

Nixon Peabody LLP
I represent recording artists, songwriters, music producers, record labels, TV & radio personalities, management companies and others in the entertainment business. My practice focuses on transactional entertainment, media and licensing matters representing both creative individuals... Read More →


Friday March 20, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Christine Bilich
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Christine Bilich

Christine Bilich

Creative Licensing & A&R, Modern Works Music Publishing
Christine Bilich, girl group enthusiast and soundtrack junkie, studied Music Business at New York University. During her time at NYU she was lucky enough to intern at S-Curve Records, the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Columbia Records and Late Night with Conan O’Brien. After a... Read More →


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Dasmarie Alvino
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Dasmarie Alvino

Dasmarie Alvino

West Coast Creative Director, Memory Lane Music Group/Royalty Solutions Corp
Dasmarie recently joined Memory Lane Music Group and will be working to strengthen Memory Lane’s synch presence and grow its catalog base. She began her career in the marketing department at Interscope, Geffen A&M Records where she worked on the US campaigns for artists such as... Read More →


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Don B
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Don B

Don B

Bang-N-Records/Bartholomew Boys


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Gabe Kubanda
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Gabe Kubanda

Gabe Kubanda

Owner/Artist, Epic Proportions Tour LLC
Gabe Kubanda is an acoustic solo artist, and owner of the Epic Proportions Tour. Over the past 3 years, he and EPT have performed over 300 shows on 10 tours. Spring 2015 marks the 11th EPT tour!


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Hallie Anderson
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Hallie Anderson

Hallie Anderson

Marketing Mgr, Mom+Pop Music


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Jenni Sperandeo
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Jenni Sperandeo

Jenni Sperandeo

Pres, Dangerbird Records


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Jill Sternheimer
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
JS

Jill Sternheimer

Dir Public Programming, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Julian Petty
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Julian Petty

Julian Petty

Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP
Julian K. Petty is a Partner at the international law firm Nixon Peabody LLP. He is a member of the firm’s intellectual property counseling and transactions group where he leads the entertainment practice.


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Keith Richards
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
KR

Keith Richards

Agent, Fleming Artists


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

2:00pm

Mentor Session: Mahmood Shaikh
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Mahmood Shaikh

Mahmood Shaikh

Agent, Flowerbooking Inc


Friday March 20, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Brenden Miller
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Brenden Miller

Brenden Miller

Music & Brand Partnerships, Under Armour


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Chris Phillips
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Chris Phillips

Chris Phillips

Partner, Trainer Shepherd Phillips Melin LLP


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Julie Yannatta
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Julie Yannatta

Julie Yannatta

Pres, Sandbag USA


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Kate Hyman
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
KH

Kate Hyman

SVP, Creative, BMG Chrysalis


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Katy Wolaver
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
KW

Katy Wolaver

A&R, Songs Music Publishing


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Lynn Gonzalez
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Lynn Gonzalez

Lynn Gonzalez

VP of Business & Legal Affairs, Island Records/Def Jam Records


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Matthew Medney
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Matthew Medney

Matthew Medney

Mgr, Tommie Sunshine
(Overall Bio)


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Maytav Koter
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Maytav Koter

Maytav Koter

Mktg & Mgmt Coord, Primary Wave Music


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Mitchell Davis
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Mitchell Davis

Mitchell Davis

Chief Creative Officer, Friends of the USA Pavilion
Mitchell Davis is the EVP of the James Beard Foundation, a cookbook author, a journalist, and a scholar with a Ph.D. in Food Studies from NYU. With the Beard Foundation for more than 20 years, Davis has created and overseen many of the organization’s initiatives, including the the... Read More →


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

3:30pm

Mentor Session: Ross Popejoy
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
avatar for Ross Popejoy

Ross Popejoy

Director of Happy Ending Agency, Happy Ending
A creative thinker and doer from London always looking for ways to disrupt the norm to get cut through and exposure for my clients. I run a small creative agency in East London and have a range of clients including global companies and smaller brands.


Friday March 20, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center
 
Saturday, March 21
 

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Andy Beam
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
AB

Andy Beam

Project Mgr, Sneak Attack Media


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Brian Beck
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
BB

Brian Beck

Artist Mgr, C3 Artist Management


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Dan Heitkemper
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
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Dan Heitkemper

Founder, Heitgeist


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Danny Zook
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
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Danny Zook

Owner, Alien Music Services


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Eddie Gomez
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
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Eddie Gomez

Pres, Little Brother Music


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Jeff Chabon
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
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Jeff Chabon

Dir of Booking, AT&T Center/AEG Facilities
For over thirty five years, Jeffrey Chabon has successfully worked in the live music industry working with and for promoters, artists, venues, corporate clients, sports franchises, not for profits, municipalities and media groups. Chabon began his event planning skills in college... Read More →


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Jonathan Weiss
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
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Jonathan Weiss

Music Supervisor, Bunim/Murray Productions
Jonathan Weiss is a Los Angeles based music supervisor for film and television. He is currently music supervising the Bunim-Murray Production, The Challenge: Battle of the Exes II, airing on MTV. Jonathan also recently music supervised the 9th season of Keeping Up With The Kardashians... Read More →


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Randy Nichols
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
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Randy Nichols

Mgr & Music Tech Investor, Force Media Management
I have guided my artists to several Gold records and Grammy nominations. Overseen releases and sold out tours on six continents. My acts have seen a combined sales of over 3 million records and $10 million plus dollars in merchandise sales.


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Stuart Sullivan
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
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Stuart Sullivan

Owner, Wire Recording Studios


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center

12:30pm

Mentor Session: Tim Edwards
Mentor Sessions provide an opportunity to receive more personalized input than a larger panel can offer. Sessions are scheduled in ten-minute increments. Online sign-ups for Mentor Sessions will close the day before each session occurs. On the day of the session, you can still sign up in person if slots are available.

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Speakers
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Tim Edwards

agent, Flowerbooking Inc


Saturday March 21, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Room 8AB Austin Convention Center