[Panelist] Emily Griffin (Zune) (US)
Emily Griffin is a respected contributor to electronic music culture, helping to magnify its influence worldwide. While living in San Francisco, Emily became known as Ms.E – a radio host, club promoter and DJ. She took dance music culture to the airwaves on KUSF 90.3 with the program Future Breaks FM, co-founded the drum & bass club Eklektic, worked as Director of Marketing for XLR8R magazine, and created an alliance of women in the music business called Electric W.O.M.B. As a music supervisor for her company BeatSync in Los Angeles, Emily aligned exceptional independent artists with opportunities in film, TV and advertising. Her passion for positive, music-driven media fuels her collaborative involvement in all aspects of the business, orchestrating projects that continue to expand the possibilities of music. Now based in Seattle, Emily is a Music Programmer for Zune at Microsoft and is preparing the launch of her digital label Sanguine Recordings.