Scott Cohen is the co-founder of digital distribution pioneer The Orchard. The Orchard is the largest digital distributor in the world with offices in 25 countries and a catalogue of over 3.5 million songs. As a well-recognized public speaker and lecturer, Scott travels the world evangelizing new business models for the digital age. He is a visiting professor at London Metropolitan University and sits on the BPI Council.
Scott’s music career started in the late 80’s in independent and major label artist management. In addition to his responsibilities at The Orchard, he manages the Raveonettes, the Dum Dum Girls, the Deer Tracks, Queen Kwong and advises a host of other established and emerging artists.
Scott is a minimalist and strict vegan. No meat, fish, cheese, milk, honey, leather, wool or anything else derived from an animal.
Industry Expertise (3)
Media - Online
Areas of Expertise (2)
How to Build Audiences Online
The Changing Face of Media
George Mason University: Bachelor of Arts, Industrial and Organizational Psychology 1989
Sample Talks (1)
Show Me the Money
How do you make money in the music business when people won't pay? Is piracy really an issue? How do you monetize audiences?