WHITEFIELD, NH (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Skyline Music's Bruce Houghton has been invited to join the Visionary Chair Committee for the 2009 installment of the influential music technology summit, Midemnet.
In addition to his duties as President of Skyline, Bruce also pens the influential music blog Hypebot, which covers the convergence of technology and the music industry.
"The other members of the committee are the true visionaries, but my hope is that my experience running booking agency Skyline Music, helping our clients navigate today's tricky landscape and the research and writing of Hypebot have given me a unique perspective that will add to the conversation. I'm also counting on the community of Hypebot readers help guide me."
Midemnet is at two-day event that serves as a lead-in to the annual Midem conference and focuses on developing trends in music and technology. It regularly unites some of the most authoritative voices in the sector through keynotes, panels and workshops.
The 2009 MidemNet Visionary Chair Committee:
Chairman: Ted Cohen, Managing Partner, TAG Strategic (USA)
Chris Anderson, Editor in Chief, Wired Magazine/Author of The Long Tail & of the forthcoming book Free (USA)
Sam Duann, Founder & President, Rock Music Group (Taiwan)
Harvey Goldsmith CBE, Managing Director, Artiste Management Productions (UK)
Bruce Houghton, President, Skyline Music/Editor, Hypebot.com (USA)
Terry McBride, CEO, Nettwerk Music Group (Canada)
Ralph Simon, CEO, The Mobilium Advisory Group / Chairman Emeritus & Founder, Mobile Entertainment Forum – Americas (USA)
– CelebrityAccess Staff Writers