Streaming Continues Its Music Industry Ascendancy

  Having founded and led the lifestyle and music content publication Death and Taxes, Stephen Blackwell has served as a senior executive with SpinMedia and the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group. With a longstanding interest in digital strategies, Stephen Blackwell follows trends driving the music industry. A recent TechCrunch article brought focus to continued explosive growth… Read More Streaming Continues Its Music Industry Ascendancy

Spotify Achieves $30 Billion IPO Amid Questions as to Musicians’ Share

  Based in New York, Stephen Blackwell has an extensive background in the entertainment industry and most recently served as chief strategy officer of Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group. The former CEO of SpinMedia, Stephen Blackwell has a strong interest in the digital music content arena. Streaming giant Spotify made the news recently with a highly… Read More Spotify Achieves $30 Billion IPO Amid Questions as to Musicians’ Share

Three Prominent People Who Attended Fordham University

  The founder of the lifestyle brand Death and Taxes, Stephen Blackwell has since held executive roles with SpinMedia and the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group. Before pursuing business interests in the media and technology sector, Stephen Blackwell earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Fordham University. Fordham has produced numerous successful business executives, athletes, and… Read More Three Prominent People Who Attended Fordham University