Manager of Artist & Label Relations, SoundExchange
As Manager of Artist & Label Relations at SoundExchange, Matthew Limones helps represent the company within the global music business. SoundExchange is designated by the U.S. Copyright Office to collect and distribute digital radio royalties for recording artists and sound recording copyright owners for the use of their content on services like Music Choice, SiriusXM, iHeart, etc.
Matthew's expertise has placed him in the position to focus on reaching out to artists and labels with unpaid royalties and maintains relationships with the music industry's key players to ensure they are up-to-date on business, legislative and policy issues that may affect the long-term value of music. Based in Miami, his keen ear for trends has enabled him to register emerging artists to SoundExchange long before they arrive on the charts.
Matthew holds a master’s degree from the University of Miami, and has held previous positions at Shazam and TuneIn Radio. He speaks regularly on panels at prestigious music industry events such as Billboard Latin Music Week, the Latin Alternative Music Conference, and the Music Expo. Matthew Limones is a published author in the Berklee College of Music Business Journal.