Meet the Team

Created and backed by record label veterans, music industry veterans and live entertainment technology experts, our team has unparalleled experience to build the ultimate platform based on their direct experience plus unprecedented access to the best in the industry.

Barry Griffin

Founder

Technology leader focused on optimizing processes and profits for clients in the entertainment industry. Brings 20+ years of experience as a former record label veteran for RCA, Geffen, Polydor, Giant and Chrysalis. Along with having executive produced a Billboard nominated nationally syndicated radio program “Retro Country USA.”

Daniel Blair

Vice President Operations

Information Technology Veteran with a driving focus on developing products to enhance and elevate an end users experience. Strong commitment to the entire delivery process beginning with listening to the needs of industry leaders. Established Business Developer in Healthcare Informatics, Delivery Services and Residential/ Commercial Industries.

Stephanie Seiple

Business Development

Music industry veteran with experience between major labels and the indie music space. Elected board member to The Recording Academy (Grammys), Philadelphia Chapter, and City of Philadelphia’s Music Industry Task Force. Stephanie is also executive producer and co-host of the bimonthly podcast “Assess in Seats.”

Chris McMurtry

Technology Advisor

Head of Music Product at Exactuals. McMurtry is a former technology mentor Apple. He founded Dart Music Inc. Dart Music was acquired by Exactuals in 2018. Chris created the Royalty Artificial Intelligence (RAI) mechanism that drives Exactuals song metadata technology bringing proper credit to rights holders across the globe.

Brian Yarger

Chief Technology Officer

Seasoned veteran of software development, having performed work for American Express, MTV, Republic Services along with many other first class companies. Mr. Yarger is TOGAF Certified and has deep domain expertise in enterprise architecture, system administration and mobile architecture and development.

Parminder Singh

Lead Developer

Veteran developer skilled in front end design and coding, Developed the front end of Crank with real-time, charting, user experience and managed all development of the current version of Crank. Parminder currently mentors beginner technologists as well.

Board of Directors

Jason Berman

Former Chief Executive Officer of the Recording Industry Association of America, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the International Federation of Phonographic Industries (IFPI) and Special Counsel for Trade to President Clinton.

Howard Shecter

M&A lawyer in the New York and Philadelphia offices of Holland Knight. Former Chairman of the Board of Harris Interactive (NASDAQ). Serves on advisory boards of various venture capital and private equity funds.

Andy Levin

President and Chief Legal Officer of Relativity Media. Former Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of iHeartMedia, Inc (formerly, Clear Channel Communications, Inc).

Mike Hurst

Co-founder and CEO of Exactuals. Former Oracle and Sprint Nextel exec. Graduate of the Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.

Advisory Board

Steve Lubin

Former Managing Director of Zoomworks Ventures. COO IMRSV, INC (acquired) CEO. Co-Founder & Board Director MEDIAGUIDE (acquired by Clear Channel “IHeartMedia”). Vice President, ASCAP Enterprises LLC.

Rob McDermott

Manager for Perry Ferrell’s Kind Heaven, Lollapalooza, Porno for Pyros, Mad Mac Entertainment, Linkin Park, Janes Addiction. Tech Mentor MOX (Mobile Only Accelerator). Chinaccelerator. Owner TO11 Media. The Firm Management.

John Page

Former President Comcast Spectra. Oversaw management for 175 large facilities including food service, sales and marketing at arenas, stadiums, convention centers. COO of Global Spectrum. President Wells Fargo Center.

Reid Shippen

Award-Winning Producer & Mixer. 11 Grammy-Winning Albums. 100+ #1 Singles. Robot Lemon Studios. Creative Director, The Music Playground. Publisher, Song.House. Co-Founder, SongFarm.Org.