We are very pleased to announce that Jeremy Silver has joined Musicmetric as non-exec Chairman of our Board of Directors. His extensive music industry and technology experience will assist in steering the company during our expansion in 2010, and help ignite our drive to the international market.
Previously Jeremy was worldwide Vice President of New Media for EMI Music in London and Los Angeles. He then took the position of CEO at Sibelius Software which he led for five years, leading to an acquisition by Avid Technology. Some of Jeremy’s other music industry experience includes working as Director of Media Affairs at Virgin Records, running the ground breaking playlist-sharing music service Uplister Inc. and launching early music website The Raft.
He serves as Deputy Chairman of Futurelab, an education technology think-tank chaired by Lord David Puttnam, and regularly presents at music industry conferences around the world.
He is currently CEO of the newly created Featured Artist Coalition, a new music industry organisation co-chaired by Nick Mason of Pink Floyd and David Rowntree of Blur. Members include: Radiohead, Annie Lennox, Tom Jones, Robbie Williams, Kate Nash and many others.