Emily Richards

Emily Richards
CEO, ArtisTech Media


CEO of ArtisTech Media, Emily Richards, is an independent musician and entrepreneur. Ms. Richards has been a leader in the digital music space for more than a decade. Prior to co-founding ArtisTech Media in early 2009, she served as the President of MP3tunes from its inception in 2005 to September 2008. With 11 self-released albums, Ms. Richards was the most downloaded pop/rock artist on MP3.com and headlined its 50-city international tour in 2000. Ms. Richards worked as a CPA for Pricewaterhouse Coopers from 1993 to 2004, while simultaneously managing her music career. Ms. Richards is the artist ‘Snowflake’ on ccMixter, and in October of 2009, Creative Commons transitioned operation of ccMixter.org to ArtisTech Media.


Focus on Community
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Moderated by:
Josh Crandall (Netpop Research, LLC)
Jack Herrick (wikiHow), Mike Linksvayer (Creative Commons), Emily Richards (ArtisTech Media)
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For a group of strangers to share their works online, an environment of trust, openness and respect is required. “Creating a Culture of Sharing” examines the benefits and barriers to sharing online and whether creators and users of content agree (or disagree) on how content can be used. We will then focus on issues of attribution, copyright, and “copyleft” for a world online. Read more.
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