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Section 101, a New York-based company that develops simple and effective tools for musicians to market, promote and monetize their brand online, is going to be participating in A2IM’s Indie Week, taking place at the end of June in New York City. A2IM's Indie Week, which runs from June 21 – 23rd around NYC is put together by the American Association of Independent Music (A2IM), which serves the Independent music community as a unified voice representing a broad coalition of music labels. A2IM is a Non-Profit Corporation operated by and for the benefit of its Members, promoting sector opportunity and improving the business conditions for its combined membership. On Wednesday, June 22nd at 1pm, Section 101 will be participating in the Executive One-on-One Sessions representing Digital Sales Service Providers and meeting with labels that are interested in learning more about online revenue streams. In addition, Section 101 will be part of the Tech Day: Case Studies Using Metrics/Analytics presentation with Nimbit, taking place on June 22nd from 4pm – 4:30pm, followed by a table discussion from 4:30PM - 6:00PM with all attendees. Both events will be held at The Recording Academy NYC Chapter offices, 11 W. 42nd St, 27th Floor, NYC. These events are only open to members of A2IM, Says CEO Liz Leahy, “Section 101 is very excited to be a member of A2IM’s global community. A2IM have been tremendous supporters of Section 101, and all types of independent music followers, and we’re very much looking forward to Indie Week becoming a yearly happening on the Section 101 calendar.” ABOUT SECTION 101: Section 101 has developed a revolutionary new web-publishing platform that enables music artists, celebrities and other entertainers to proactively take charge of the proliferation of digital content on the web and effectively market their brand across the growing number of online channels. Section 101’s platform provides artists with an easy-to-use environment to intuitively create, deploy and manage their digital persona, while providing integrated tools to organize and leverage the artist’s fans via branded communities and viral content. Artists and brands such as Duran Duran, Marc Cohn, Diane Birch, Corey Taylor (Slipknot), Hesta Prynn, Kaci Battaglia, Junip, Carina Round, Todd Alsup, WDST Radio, the Rube Goldberg Estate, Jon Diaz and Killian Wells all rely on Section 101 technology.