Tag Archives: Founder

Elektra Records Founder Jac Holzman Launches ‘Cosmic Ringtones’ Project

Elektra Records founder Jac Holzman has launched a new venture that is nothing if not self-evident: cosmic ringtones, 29 tracks “inspired by a celestial body or phenomenon of the universe,” produced by Holzman and aimed at the global ringtone market. It is out through Holzman’s own FM Group Music label, distributed by ADA, Warner Music Group’s independent ser… Variety

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No Jumper Podcast/Label Founder Adam22 Accused of Rape, Responds

Adam Grandmaison—a Los Angeles-based blogger and founder of the underground hip-hop podcast “No Jumper” who goes by Adam22—has been accused of rape. Twitter user Conor Tripler shared screenshots of direct messages—a conversation with an anonymous woman—who claimed that she was raped by the hip-hop tastemaker. She claimed he’s a “serial rapist who is notorious for doxing women who speak up ...

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#MeToo Movement Founder: E! ‘Shouldn’t Send’ Ryan Seacrest to the Oscars (EXCLUSIVE)

Me Too movement founder Tarana Burke anticipates an Academy Awards ceremony that’s “respectful of the moment” and not solemnly so. “I feel like we should be celebrating the fact that people are finally paying attention to what we’ve been talking about for decades,” says the activist who’s devoted herself to working at the intersection of racial injustice and sexual violence, ...

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BoF Exclusive | Stitch Fix Founder on How to Get to IPO

Hello BoF Professionals, your exclusive weekly briefing is ready, with members-only analysis and a digest of the week’s top news. Don’t forget to download the BoF Professional iPhone app. Katrina Lake, the chief executive of Stitch Fix, still takes time out of her stacked schedule to style “fixes,” or personalised boxes of five fashion items, selected

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