Featured Speakers

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Ariel Bloomer

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avatar for Bob Boilen

Bob Boilen

National Public Radio
Host/Creator NPR's All Songs Considered
avatar for Tom Jackson

Tom Jackson

Tom Jackson Productions, LLC
Live Music Producer
avatar for Nicole Paris

Nicole Paris

Beatbox Duo Ed Cage and Nicole Paris
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Ed Cage

Beatbox Duo Ed Cage and Nicole Paris


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Associate Program Director
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Shane Adams

Berklee Online, Artist Accelerator
Grammy Nominated Educator, founding instructor, Berklee Online
avatar for Charles Alexander

Charles Alexander

Co-Founder/Director of Strategy, Streaming Promotions/Outside the Box Music
Digital Music Strategist
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Jon Bahr

CD Baby
VP, Creator Services
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Rick Barker

Music Industry Blueprint
avatar for Linda Bloss-Baum

Linda Bloss-Baum

Sr. Dir., Aristry & Industry Relations
avatar for Bryan Calhoun

Bryan Calhoun

The Blueprint Group/Maverick
Digital Strategy and Business Development
avatar for Cristina Cano

Cristina Cano

CD Baby
Marketing Coordinator, Musician
avatar for Cheryl Carr

Cheryl Carr

Belmont University
Associate Dean
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Cari Cole

Cari Cole Voice & Music Co.
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Jay Coyle

Music Geek Services
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Helping Our Music Evolve
Founder & President
avatar for Heather Ellis

Heather Ellis

Manager, Artist Marketing
avatar for Cheryl B. Engelhardt

Cheryl B. Engelhardt

CBE Music | In The Key Of Success
Composer, Singer-Songwriter, Career Coach
avatar for Thalia Ewing

Thalia Ewing

Nashville Is Not Just Country Music
avatar for Kristen Ford

Kristen Ford

Musician, Author, Music Biz Coach
avatar for Greg Gallo

Greg Gallo

Big Deal Music Group
Sr. Creative Director
avatar for Cliff Goldmacher

Cliff Goldmacher

Songwriter, Music Producer, Educator
avatar for Damon Grant

Damon Grant

Percussionist, Podcaster, Clinician
avatar for Patrick Griffin

Patrick Griffin

CD Baby
Label Services
avatar for Amber Grimes

Amber Grimes

Manager, Artist and Label Marketing
avatar for Dr. E. Michael Harrington

Dr. E. Michael Harrington

Berklee Online
Author, Professor
avatar for David Hooper

David Hooper

Music Business Radio
avatar for Michael Howard

Michael Howard

Programs Manager
avatar for Cherie Hu

Cherie Hu

Contributing Writer/Editor
avatar for Joe Jiang

Joe Jiang

The Slants
avatar for Danielle King

Danielle King

CD Baby
Marketing Manager
avatar for Charleton Lamb

Charleton Lamb

Sr. Product Marketing Manager
avatar for Tracy Maddux

Tracy Maddux

CD Baby
avatar for Alex Mallett

Alex Mallett

Folk Alliance International
Business Development Manager
avatar for Angela Mastrogiacomo

Angela Mastrogiacomo

Muddy Paw PR and Infectious Magazine
avatar for Matt Maxey

Matt Maxey

DEAFinitely Dope
ASL Interpreter
avatar for Sonali Mehta

Sonali Mehta

Artist Development
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Coe W. Ramsey

Brooks Pierce
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Chris Robley

CD Baby
Editor, Songwriter, Cookie-Eater
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Nicholas Salomone

CD Baby
Digital Operations Supervisor
avatar for Hilary Saunders

Hilary Saunders

No Depression
Managing Editor
avatar for Jill Sobule

Jill Sobule

Singer, Writer
avatar for Ellen Stanley

Ellen Stanley

MN Music Coalition
Executive Director
avatar for Alex Stefano

Alex Stefano

Big Yellow Dog Music
General Manager, Creative Film & TV Sync
avatar for Megan Sykes

Megan Sykes

Creative Artists Agency
Music Brand Partnership Agent
avatar for Simon Tam

Simon Tam

The Slants
Founder, Bassist
avatar for Aaron Tannenbaum

Aaron Tannenbaum

Creative Artists Agency
Music Agent
avatar for Colin Thurmond

Colin Thurmond

Product Marketing
avatar for Thomas Varnum

Thomas Varnum

Brooks Pierce
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Tony van Veen

AVL Digital (Disc Makers/CD Baby)
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Dmitri Vietze

rock paper scissors, inc.
avatar for Amanda Whorton

Amanda Whorton

Brooks Pierce
avatar for Bill Wilson

Bill Wilson

Indie Ninja
avatar for Emily Wright

Emily Wright

Creative Artists Agency
Agent - Brand Partnerships