Looking for Music Business Position
Experienced digital music industry professional with a versatile skill set including marketing, writing, photography, A&R, analytics, and artist management. Efficient, creative, organized, and reliable with critical thinking skills. Engineering graduate with business experience from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a proud Eagle Scout. Built my own entrepreneurial brand, WaveMusic, to reach over a quarter of a million subscribers and a staff member of the largest internet dance music blog, Your EDM.
Digital Content Creator and Music Tastemaker - WaveMusic July 2013 - Current
Created visually attractive multimedia content on YouTube from upcoming artists in the electronic dance music scene to reach over three million viewers a month and sixty million lifetime views.
Analyzed YouTube analytics and utilized social media including Facebook, Twitter, Soundcloud, and Spotify to reach engaged followers effectively.
Artist Manager June 2014 - Current
Artist manager for two electronic producers Anki and Vhana. Negotiated and secured premieres on Soundcloud, YouTube, and large scale blogs as well as worked to gain artist collaborations or official remixes for large scale artists.
In under 10 months, grew Anki’s listener base to 12,000 followers on Soundcloud with over 200,000 monthly listeners on Spotify.
Staff Photographer and Writer – Your EDM May 2015 – Current
Documented electronic music festivals by capturing the atmosphere and experience by photographing the artists, crowds, scenery, and stages. Includes selecting, editing (Photoshop & Lightroom), finalizing, and uploading for future blog posts.
Created engaging blog post articles for Your EDM including music premieres, artist and album reviews, and giveaways.
General Desktop Support Technician – University of Colorado Boulder September 2014 – May 2016
Configured as well as troubleshot over 700 cases for hardware and software on desktops, laptops, and mobile devices for faculty, staff, students, and affiliates of the university via walk-in services as well as troubleshooting on-campus cases.
Carried out OS repairs and re-installs, virus and adware removal, email setup, driver troubleshooting, data recovery, VPN troubleshooting and configuration, network troubleshooting, driver troubleshooting, Microsoft office suite and program installations, and file recovery.
August 2016 – October 2016 - Become a temporary Dedicated Desktop Support Professional after graduation. Managed departmental Windows and Apple computers through the Active Directory and Casper Suite while updating and creating group policies.
University of Colorado at Boulder August 2012 – May 2016
Bachelors in Applied Science - Electrical and Computer Engineering with a focus in renewable energy
Minor in Business with a focus in entrepreneurship. Covered topics including marketing, finance, leadership, and accounting
Theta Tau – Professional Engineering Fraternity: January 2014 – May 2016