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May, 2012 - New York, NY – Section101, a leading destination for artists wishing to take control of their digital world, is pleased to announce our sponsorship of this year’s A2IM Indie Week in New York City. A2IM's Seventh Annual Indie Week, which runs from June 18-22 all around Manhattan, 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. The 2012 conference kicks off with festivities at Slate New York City (54 West 21st Street), and along with panels and presentations, A2IM will be presenting the American Association of Independent Music Libera Awards. You can see a list of the finalists Here! Section 101 was part of last year meet-up, participating in the Executive one-on-one Sessions and meeting with labels interested in learning more about online revenue streams. In addition, Section 101 was a part of the Tech Day Case Studies. “As Section 101 continues to work with more independent labels and publishing companies, we’re excited to showcase a new feature set that meets the needs of this market. We are equally thrilled that one of our artists, Kina Grannis, is a finalist for the Libera Awards for best independent video of the year. ” This year, Section 101 is proud to be a full sponsor of this seminal Indie event along with Consolidated independent, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP and Rdio. Section 101 will once again be providing one-on-one sessions for attendees interested in learning more about online branding, digital revenue and taking control of all the opportunities the online world presents. CEO Liz Leahy will be giving a 10 minute presentation for attendees. About Section 101 Section 101 delivers a dynamic web-based platform that provides simple and effective solutions for music and entertainment brands to manage and maximize their online presence. Section 101 enables clients to create beautiful, personalized websites that are easy to use, while providing a powerful suite of integrated tools designed to organize and leverage their fan base across a growing number of online and social channels. Section 101 offers a premier service for clients who prefer Section 101 to provide creative input – from design and development through to the successful launch of their websites - as well as a Do-It-Yourself model, providing all the tools and functionality required for clients to create their own unique website on a budget. Leading music artists and brands like Duran Duran, Kina Grannis, BUSH, Diane Birch, Rachael Yamagata, Kicking Daisies, Corey Taylor (Slipknot), Junip, Early Winters, Hesta Prynn, Radio Woodstock, the Rube Goldberg Estate and many others rely on Section 101 technology to power their digital presence. To learn more about Section 101, and the artists that use our technology, please visit: Section101.com. Follow Section101 on Twitter at @Section101Tweet