25 years in entertainment industry - President of Digital 19 Entertainment (American Idol.) 12 years at Universal Music Group as the Executive Vice President of Global Digital Initiatives (GDI), COO of Universal Motown Records and CFO of Universal Motown Records.
Online voting and online auditions for American Idol. 300 million votes in first year of implementation. Developed large business development deal with Facebook that was used as leverage to create MySpace Music. Worked closely on the launch with Apple of iTunes Music. Worked with hundreds of Artists including Stevie Wonder, Jack Johnson, Lil Wayne etc.