LyricFind, the leading source of legal song lyrics online, is proud to announce that digital music pioneer Ted Cohen has joined the company’s Board of Directors. Cohen brings an unmatched level of knowledge and experience to the company, having most recently served as Senior Vice President of Digital Development & Distribution at EMI Music.
Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) July 18, 2006 – LyricFind (http://www.lyricfind.com) is pleased to announce today that Ted Cohen, Managing Partner of TAG Strategic, has joined the company’s Board of Directors.
“Ted brings an incredible amount of knowledge and experience in the digital music sector to LyricFind,” said LyricFind President Darryl Ballantyne. “Through his past roles, he has been involved in virtually every digital music development. We’re extremely excited and honoured to have Ted involved.”
Most recently, Cohen served as Senior Vice President of Digital Development & Distribution at EMI Music where he oversaw next-generation digital business development, including labels such as Capitol, Virgin, and Blue Note. Under Cohen’s guidance, EMI Music led with its initiatives in new technologies and business models.
Cohen has also served as a consultant to a number of digital music companies, including Napster, Amazon, Microsoft, Universal Studios New Media, DreamWorks Records, Liquid Audio, Wherehouse Records/Checkout.com, and many others. He has also served in senior management positions at both Warner Bros. Records and Phillips Media.
“I’m thrilled to be working with a cutting edge service like LyricFind,” said Cohen. “Legal lyrics services are a critical part of the digital music experience, and LyricFind offers a superior solution for making them a reality.”