Features

4 Minutes With: Brian A. Hernandez

It was inevitable. We’ve spoken to many insightful professionals spanning across, music, entertainment and media. Now, we’re going to feature them.  We kicked off our “4 Minutes With:” series featuring Joi Brown, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Brand Partnerships at Atlantic Records….

4 Minutes With: Joi Brown

It was inevitable. We’ve spoken to many insightful professionals spanning across, music, entertainment and media. Now, we’re going to feature them. We’re excited to start what will be a steady flow of original content and profiles with culture creator, philanthropist, mother…

Re-Cap: Women in Music

In honor of Women’s History Month we partnered with BRIC Arts Media House Stoop Series to host a discussion with female music executives featuring Leota Blacknor, VP, Urban Marketing & Label Acquisitions, Caroline Records; Katie Schlosser, Head of Label Relations for North…

RE-CAP: 1ON1: Cali Green

On January 27 Minds Behind the Music kicked off 2016 with what could possibly be the best executive talk yet [sorry Jo Jo!]. At the Wix Lounge in Chelsea we chopped it up with Cali Green, Manager of Urban Media at eOne Music. Touching…

3 Reasons Your Resume is Whack

I’ve been there. You know you’re an awesome employee waiting to happen, but have not been getting call backs from the 10,000 job applications you have submitted. From the countless conversations I have had with friends and colleagues in human…

re-CAP: Music Meets Tech Seminar

In partnership with 2020 Shift, Minds Behind the Music hosted a Music Meets Tech seminar at St. John’s University on Tuesday, February 17th featuring Amy Vale, Head of Global Business Marketing + Brand Experiences at Spotify, Grant Yanney, former Social Media…

re-CAP: 1ON1 With: Jojo Brim

This past Tuesday, August  19th at BRIC Arts Media House Downtown Brooklyn, Minds Behind the Music hosted a very candid talk with the charismatic music business veteran Jojo Brim. Jojo, 43, who went from literally holding Al B. Sure’s bags to become…

The Mind Behind: Tekkies BK

“create your own footsteps” -TekkiesBK.com As a Brooklyn-based organization, it’s always exciting to highlight and partner with other Brooklyn-based businesses. For the 5th installment of our 1ON1 With: executive discussion series featuring renown music executive Jojo Brim, we partnered up with…

reCAP: 1ON1 With: Dela Yador

Minds Behind the Music put on another successful 1ON1 With: executive discussion this Wednesday, June 18 at the MoCADA Gallery Downtown Brooklyn. The 4th installment in the series, we chatted with 30-year-old, Multicultural Marketing Manager, Dela Yador, from Pernod Ricard…

The Mind Behind: DrivenSociety

driven adjective :very determined to succeed. 1. : having a compulsive or urgent quality 2. : propelled or motivated by something It takes a certain mindset and character to first see success and then to continue to be successful. Hard…