Seasoned music trade member Zach Diaz has joined Soundstripe as Head of Streaming.
In his new position, he’ll carry his in depth expertise at Crimson Bull Information in addition to Sony Music Leisure’s RED Distribution and The Orchard to Soundstripe, overseeing the entire firm’s actions with digital service suppliers, together with Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, and extra.
Previous to becoming a member of Soundstripe, Diaz held a number of positions within the unbiased distribution and label house, working with all main digital music companies on the entrance strains of the trade’s transition to a subscription-based mannequin. After an early profession in artist administration, Diaz entered the account administration house in 2013, spending 5 years at Sony Music Leisure’s RED Distribution and The Orchard overseeing DSP relationships for a few of the trade’s most acclaimed unbiased labels. In 2018, Diaz spent two years at Crimson Bull Information as vice chairman of World Digital Account Administration and overseeing DSP relations and technique. Whereas at Crimson Bull, he labored intently with a big selection of artists together with AWOLNATION, The Aces, Albert Hammond Jr., Beartooth, and Blxt.
“Zach is an unbelievable addition to the Soundstripe crew,” says VP Music at Soundstripe Jay Harren. “His information of the music streaming panorama and powerful relationships throughout the trade promise to additional speed up Soundstripe’s viewers development on Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, and different platforms. We’re delighted to welcome him aboard.”
“I couldn’t be extra excited to affix Soundstripe,” says Diaz. “Soundstripe’s deep catalog of high-quality music – together with 1000’s of lofi, chill and temper tracks – is nicely positioned to considerably scale on music streaming companies. I’m wanting ahead to working with all DSP’s to proceed rising Soundstripe’s booming listenership.”