Music licensing market Songtradr has appointed Dave Curtin to the place of vice chairman of U.S. partnerships. He arrives from Paradigm Expertise Company the place he was SVP of licensing and branded content material and established the “Sync & Rating” division.
In his new position, Curtin will work throughout the promoting, model, OTT, media and content material communities and collaborate with composers to create unique music, license music from main labels and publishers or uncover rising artists.
Stated Curtin: “It’s actually thrilling to be becoming a member of a forward-thinking music-tech and knowledge firm with a tradition that helps artists and music creators. Songtradr has constructed a very world market and ecosystem that permits artists, composers and catalogs to be found and licensed. The platform delivers an environment friendly and intuitive search that places the invention and licensing course of straight into the palms of music patrons resembling content material creators and music supervisors. As a music supervisor and an avid fan of music discovery, I consider Songtradr is a game-changer.”
“We’re thrilled to have somebody with Dave’s expertise and expertise be a part of our group,” added Songtradr CEO Paul Wiltshire. “Dave has established high quality relationships with manufacturers, businesses and networks. They know and belief his music tastemaking and music supervision expertise and acknowledge his nice integrity.”
Songtradr offers cleared-for-licensing music for movie, tv, promoting and video games, amongst different visible content material suppliers. The corporate lately acquired Huge Sync Music, a frontrunner within the area. In March, Songtradr launched an initiative that paid 100% of licensing transaction charges on to the artists. Moreover, the corporate is providing artists free distribution providers for the subsequent six months, permitting for seamless, limitless uploads by means of main DSPs resembling Spotify and Apple Music.