Josiah Albertsen

Partner Manager, Catalog Specialist

Josiah Albertsen is the CEO for Parallel--a company focused on storytelling for virtual reality. Most recently, Josiah managed millions of dollars in stocks, bonds, and alternative investments as a financial advisor for folks in the music & tech industries. His career began interning with indie record labels, touring, managing his friends' bands, managing and talent buying a small DIY venue (with a cool disco ball), and being surrounded by those who loved music and did the same.

He's organized and moderated panel discussions regarding the music industry, entrepreneurship, and financial planning for: SXSW, the Denver Music Summit, The Underground Music Showcase, Billboard Music & Touring Conference, Seattle TechStars, Denver Startup Week, and many more. He's also spoken to music industry students at universities across the country.

Josiah prefers fast and loud music while generally enjoying life.

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