NY Times: A Stream of Music, Not Revenue

A Stream of Music, Not Revenue By BEN SISARIO, NY Times Published: December 12, 2013 When Spotify, the digital music company of the moment, announced this week an exclusive deal with Led Zeppelin and free access on mobile devices, it also reported impressive numbers. Its listeners have streamed 4.5 billion hours of music this year, […]


Posted by Ted • Thursday, December 12, 2013 .

TAG’s Ted Cohen quoted in NPR’s “All Tech Considered”

What Today’s Online Sharing Companies Can Learn From Napster by LAURA SYDELL All Tech Considered, NPR.org November 11, 2013 Perhaps no company showed how the Internet could turn sharing into a global phenomenon more than Napster. At its peak in 2000, tens of millions of people around the world used the service to trade music […]


Posted by Ted • Monday, November 11, 2013 .

TAG is Hiring: Director of Sales and Marketing

Director of Sales and Marketing TAG Strategic Location: Los Angeles Type: Full time Job Description: TAG Strategic is a digital entertainment consulting firm focused on leveraging its collective experience and expertise in accelerating business development, strategic partnerships, licensing, and industry visibility for digital entertainment companies. TAG provides expert strategy, guidance, market intelligence, product ideation, business […]


Posted by Ted • Monday, June 3, 2013 .

TAG Managing Partner Ted Cohen Honored by NARM

LOS ANGELES, May 8, 2013 — Music and tech evangelist Ted Cohen was honored today with the NARM Presidential Award for Sustained Industry Achievement, recognizing his work for more than 30 years to promote music and advance consumers’ access to music in all its forms and formats. The Award was presented at the Music Biz 2013 Breakfast & Opening Session in Los Angeles by NARM President Jim Donio.


Posted by Ted • Wednesday, May 8, 2013 .

Ted Cohen quoted by USA Today, Bloomberg Businessweek on iTunes 10th Anniversary

TAG Strategic Managing Partner Ted Cohen is quoted by USA Today and Bloomberg Businessweek on iTunes celebrating 10 years, just as online streaming gathers momentum with consumers.


Posted by Ted • Friday, April 26, 2013 .

Schedule Announced for IMS Engage, Hosted by TAG’s Ted Cohen

The famed International Music Summit of Ibiza debuts in the U.S. for IMS Engage on Wednesday, April 17th at the W Hotel, Hollywood. A series of un-moderated conversations with top-notch speaker pairings will address the growing influence and prominence of electronic music in America and beyond, hosted by TAG Strategic’s own Managing Partner Ted Cohen.


Posted by Ted • Monday, April 15, 2013 .