Advance RSVP is available to Primary Entry badge types only. Walk-ups may be accepted on a first come, first served basis.
Mentor Sessions offer 15 minutes of one-on-one interaction with industry leaders and professionals from a variety of fields spanning interactive, film, and music.
Meeting with this mentor is highly recommended if you're interested in streaming & programming, management, and marketing/PR.
Music industry veteran Josh Zieman has over 35 years of experience managing and marketing music at both indie and majors labels. Josh has held senior marketing positions at EMI, Mercury, Columbia, Blue Note, and was the GM of Razor & Tie. Josh has helped market and brand releases by artists including, David Bowie, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Bon Jovi, to name a few. Josh is the GM of Jullian Records and owner of Inkind Music a label services/strategic consulting company.
You can see Josh’s full bio on his speaker page.
Registrants who sign up online must check-in 30 minutes before their mentor time slot to guarantee their spot. Limited on-site sign up is also available for a small number of Mentor Sessions spots and will begin 30 minutes before the first time slot of each session.
Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.