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Monday, May 14 • 3:35pm - 4:05pm
New World Order: New Business Models

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Given the tsunami of change that music industry has and is undergoing, there is no longer a one-size-fits-all business model. Learn from top artists and managers  in Pop, Rock, Hip Hop and Country who have succeeded in spite of the radical cultural and economic changes. Dive into the fundamentals of their business models, break down the economics and rationale behind them. Can you forecast ROI when looking at launching a new artist or product strategies in a streaming world and how do you finance those investments?

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Steven Ambers

Director of International Business Development & Compliance, SOCAN
Steven Ambers is the Director, International Business Development & Compliance at SOCAN.  In this role, he fosters U.S. publisher and key influencer relations and supports strategic investment opportunities, including mergers and acquisitions. With more than 25 years of experience... Read More →

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Rico Brooks

CEO & Artist Manager, Adella Thomas Management
Rico Brooks is the CEO & an Artist Manager at Adella Thomas Management.  In this role, he oversees the music careers of some of the most notable names in the industry including platinum-selling producers Metro Boomin and Sonny Digital, international producers Bobby Johnson and iBeatz... Read More →
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George Couri

Owner, Triple 8 Management
Triple 8 has reached numerous milestones: 10 No. 1 songs across multiple country artists (Eli Young Band, Joe Nichols, Sam Hunt, Scotty McCreery), multiple No. 1 songs at alternative radio (Kaleo, Judah and the Lion), 10 Billboard No. 1 albums (Chase Rice, Eli Young Band, Scotty McCreery... Read More →
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Kevin Grosch

Co-Founder, Made in Network
Kevin Grosch is the co-founder and CEO of Made In, a media and technology company based on Nashville. Made In builds and manages some of the largest and most viewed channels and video series on YouTube including CinemaSins, Binging with Babish, Marty Music, and HellthyJunkFood. Made... Read More →

Monday May 14, 2018 3:35pm - 4:05pm CDT
Music Row 5