Erik M.

Blockchain director with experience in the Music Industry, specializing in Business Development & Marketing

United States of America
English

Blockchain and Music Pioneer 2017 TechCrunch Disrupt Cup Winner & featured company on Apple Music's original series "Planet of the Apps" Specialties: NFT campaign architect and executer, Crypto Licens...see more

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Experience

Director of Blockchain Business Development

OneOf
1 year
Current position
Aug 2021 - Present
- Initiated $8.4m funding rounding lead by American Express (AMEX Ventures) -Negotiated, designed and executed the sellout of the first music generative NFT collection on the Tezos bloc...see more

Advisor- Music & Strategic Partnerships

Bondly Finance
6 months
Feb 2021 - Aug 2021
As an Advisor to Bondly.Finance I helped execute the first hip-hop artist to drop an NFT using unreleased music and art selling out $500k in under 90 seconds. Within 2 months, my strate...see more

CEO/ CO-Founder

TuneToken
5 years
Current position
Feb 2018 - Present
Tune token aims to incentivize all the stakeholders in the creation, discovery and distribution process of music while ensuring that a global songwriter database is created so they’re c...see more

CEO/ CO- Founder

RecordGram Inc.
7 years
Current position
Feb 2016 - Present
CEO/ Co-Founder of TechCrunch Disrupt award winning music application now called Cre8tor.

Senior Vice President of Marketing and Promotion

Digiwaxx Media
12 years
Mar 2007 - Dec 2018
Developed and executed a strategic national radio awareness campaign for Puma's limited sneaker collection in 2007 and 2008 Oversaw all creative aspects, negotiated media buys and mana...see more

Owner

Answerman Management
16 years
Current position
Jan 2007 - Present
Personal Manager for multi-platinum music artist's who grossed over $25 million under my direction.

Southeast Regional Marketing and Promotion Manager reporting to SR VP

Jive Records
2 years
Aug 2005 - Mar 2007
Executed strategic marketing initiatives for Jive's priority artists in the Southern region. Initiated regional marketing strategies and promotional touring activity per project. Update...see more

Senior Vice President of Marketing and Promotion

DIGIWAXX MEDIA
1 year
Apr 2004 - Aug 2005
Turned a $40,000 marketing budget into a $1.6 million national radio promotion for SonyBMG Music, Cingular Wireless and Sony Erickson through strategic planning and execution. Designed ...see more

Regional Promotion Manager for Elektra Records (a division of Warner Music Group) reporting to SR VP

Warner Music Group
3 years
Oct 2001 - Apr 2004
Analyzed, maintained and garnered airplay at all formats. Strategically arranged and executed radio promotional touring activities and contests. Developed creative marketing strategies ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Entertainment & Leisure

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Consulting
  • Marketing

Expertise

  • Music Industry
  • Marketing
  • Blockchain
  • Cryptocurrency