As Head of Brand Strategy, Kurt has the rare ability to combine data and analytics with creative problem-solving to deliver results. His approach to advising clients and developing strategy blends a unique combination of creative thinking and data analysis. With over 20 years of experience, Kurt has worked for global brands like Discovery, AOL and Procter & Gamble. He launched the ReverbNation mobile app to over 100K users and led 100% growth in its opportunities business for emerging artists, scaling relationships with brands, festivals, radio programmers, labels and music publications.  While pursuing  a degree in electrical engineering from The Ohio State University, Kurt served as president of the National Society of Black Engineers. He then went on to attend Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he earned an MBA focused on strategy, marketing and entrepreneurship.