Member Since 2017
Melbourne, Florida Area
The key to business success is to be valuable to others. I have found success by taking something that was once unreachable and daunting to the public, and handing it to them in a simple and understandable format. The purpose of CheerSounds is to help cheerleading coaches find or create music that enhances their team's presentation and performance. We achieved this by developing a highly automated SaaS system for music arrangement and distribution, and by building a private record label to create audio content to license. The acceptance of CheerSounds' method resulted in an industry shift toward licensed music from 2014-2016, earning a spotlight feature in Cheer Biz News in 2014, as well as being selected for Cheer Biz News' "35 under 35" in both 2015 and 2016. Additionally, I am a board member of the USASF National Advisory Board, serving terms from 2015-present. My education is from Northeastern University; I have a BS in Computer Science with a minor in Music Industry. I have a wonderful wife who helped me start the business in the early years, and three children.
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Music production, licensing and distribution for the cheerleading and dance industry.