Hoisting a Spinnaker

  An angel investor with an extensive background in entrepreneurial endeavors, Stephen Blackwell founded businesses such as Death and Taxes. Now serving as the chief executive officer of SpinMedia, Inc., and the chief strategy officer at Billboard, Stephen Blackwell enjoys sailing in his leisure time. Sailing offers a great array of skills to master, from… Read More Hoisting a Spinnaker

Sony Bolsters Its Music IP Holdings through EMI Acquisition

Stephen Blackwell, who founded Death and Taxes and successfully led SpinMedia as CEO, is a respected presence in the entertainment sphere. Currently focused on digital media investments, Stephen Blackwell maintains a strong interest in music marketing and sales trends. One recent major development involved Sony‘s $2.3 billion purchase of a majority stake in EMI Music… Read More Sony Bolsters Its Music IP Holdings through EMI Acquisition