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The Punch Line Presents: "ILLuminate Fest"! UIUC's First Virtual Music Festival
Leadership Interview on Good Morning Illini with Joanna Raimo
The Punch Line Presents: "Game Day"! An Interactive Virtual Event
FastTrack Featured in iVenture Showcase 2020
As part of the iVenture Accelerator’s 2020 Showcase, my startup FastTrack had the privilege of presenting our venture’s pitch and recent progress to a wider audience. Watch the video below — we’re the first team up @ 1:14:
We are thrilled to be a part of this group, and are looking forward to developing FastTrack further and assisting real musicians in the coming months. Click here to learn more about the iVenture Accelerator: https://iventure.illinois.edu/
Thank you to the iVenture staff and mentors for the opportunity, and we’re excited to share more updates with you soon!
The Punch Line Presents: "Illini's Got Talent"! An Interactive Virtual Event
My Decision to Enroll in the Masters of Technology Management program at Illinois’ Gies College of Business
Enrolling in Gies College of Business' Masters in Technology Management Degree
After graduating from Music Technology with a minor in Computer Science this semester, I will be enrolling again at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to complete my Masters in Technology Management degree. For information on the program, see this page: https://giesbusiness.illinois.edu/mstm
I’m excited to sharpen my business, marketing, and data analytics skills amidst this program’s innovative curriculum, and to continue my path in education.
My decision will also allow me to continue leading my two active ventures based out of Urbana-Champaign this year; The Punch Line and FastTrack. See My Story, Current, and Ventures to find out more about these initiatives.
FastTrack Joins the iVenture Accelerator Program
Gratefully, my newest venture, FastTrack, has been accepted into the prestigious iVenture Accelerator program, run in partnership with Illinois’ Gies College of Business! Click here for an overview of the accelerator: https://iventure.illinois.edu/
We are thrilled to be a part of this group, and are looking forward to pushing FastTrack forward throughout this year.
Thank you to the iVenture staff and mentors for the opportunity, and we’re excited to share updates with you soon!
Introducing: FastTrack! A modular record label platform
I’m proud to introduce a new venture of mine; FastTrack! This is a web collaboration hub for music artists and industry professionals, designed with the goal of furthering the careers and success rates of both parties in the highly saturated music industry.
The platform is structured as a two-sided marketplace which facilitates two modes of interaction; Feedback and Services. Our proprietary Feedback system allows industry professionals to give high-quality, structured and constructive criticism and encouragement to aspiring artists, helping them to improve their craft and cut through the noise. Our Services marketplace facilitates broad creative collaborations across the many areas required by a music release, streamlining artists’ workflows while enhancing output quality and providing freelance professionals with driven clients.
While we are currently undergoing development on this platform, including advanced collaboration features tailored to the music release process, you can keep up with our progress on my Current page, Ventures, or Contact me for more information!
Watch the first-time interview with Josh, a journey through the inspirations of a lifetime- conducted and produced by the wonderful Jessica Badofsky.