Head of Music at Kickstarter
Molly Neuman is Head of Music at Kickstarter. Kickstarter helps artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, and other creators find the resources and
support they need to make their ideas a reality. To date, tens of thousands of creative projects big and small have come to life with the support of the
Kickstarter community. Over 10 million people, from every continent on earth, have backed a Kickstarter project. Music is the category with the most successfully funded projects on the platform with over 22,000 to date.
Prior to joining Kickstarter, Molly was Interim President and Vice President of the American Association of Independent Music (A2IM), the trade association for
American Independent records labels which represent over 35% of the U.S. market. A2IM’s mission is to promote and protect the interests of the Independent community and to grow the sector though access to the same market opportunities and resources as the rest of the industry. Before A 2IM, she held senior roles in label relations at Rhapsody International and eMusic. She also worked in both artist management and on the label side as both founder and owner of her own company, Simple Social Graces Discos and as a partner at Lookout Records. Additionally, she has served on the boards of SoundExchange and A2IM.