(CelebrityAccess) – LiveXLive Media has announced the appointment of music industry veteran David Schulhof to Chief Development Officer.
Schulhof comes to LiveXLive from previous executive posts in finance at companies such as G2 Investment Group (an offshoot of New York private equity firm Guggenheim Partners), where he was responsible for the firm’s media investments. He has also served as Managing Director and Board Member of MI Acquisitions Inc. (which completed a merger with Priority Technology Holdings, Inc.), and is the co-founder and CEO of Evergreen Copyrights, an independent global music publishing company which was sold to BMG Rights Management.
In his new role, Schulhof will be tasked with identifying and developing M&A and strategic partnership opportunities for LiveXLive, in addition to augmenting the company’s profile in the banking, investment, advisory and capital communities.
Commenting on the appointment, Robert Ellin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LiveXLive said: “Through his unique experience with media and music, David has earned sterling relationships with artists, labels, managers, and agents. In addition to his accomplishments as an entrepreneur, David has had remarkable success as a curator, financier, and producer of original programming such as documentaries, television shows, and music-related films.”
Schulhof added: “I have watched Robert and his team quickly build LiveXLive into a premium destination for live music, and I am incredibly excited to be joining the company at a time when more fans are engaged with the live music experience than ever before. I look forward to working with Robert and his team to help deliver compelling live and original music content to audiences worldwide.”