Press Article


June, 2012 - New York, NY – Section 101, a leading destination for artists wishing to take control of their digital world, is pleased to announce we will be taking part in two very special events in June; from June 17-19th, Section101 will be at the New Music Seminar, having partnered with NMS for their annual New York City conference. In addition, Section 101 will be a sponsor of A2IM's Seventh Annual Indie Week, which runs from June 18-22, all around Manhattan. Section 101 is thrilled to be a partner of this year’s New Music Seminar, alongside companies such as Pandora, Gibson Guitars, iHeartRadio, Spotify and more. NMS’s cornerstone event will take place at Webster Hall in the East Village (125 East 11th Street, New York, NY). CEO Liz Leahy will once again be presenting an 18-minute intensive talk on Monday, June 18 at 4:00pm on how creative artists can harness their power on the web. If you’re curious about making sure your best self is represented online, do not miss her talk! While at Webster Hall, you can find Section 101 on the Main Room Upper Balcony, where we will have a booth set up, providing demonstrations of our web platform, answer questions and give tutorials throughout the conference. Additionally, Section 101 is taking some space at the Village Pourhouse, across the street from Webster Hall, at 64 Third Avenue at 11th Street. Come by Monday, June 18 and Tuesday June 19th, where we will have a station set up (and maybe a few drinks on the table!). As a sponsor of Indie week, Section 101 is thrilled to be working with the American Association of Independent Music (A2IM), which serves the Independent music community as a unified voice representing a broad coalition of music labels. 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: https://bit.ly/KB1KJv [brag alert – Section 101’s Kina Grannis, whose site is powered by Section 101 technology, is a finalist for Best Independent Video of the Year]. As we did the year before, Section 101 will be providing one-on-one sessions for attendees who are interested in learning more about online branding, digital revenue and taking control of all the opportunities the online world presents. Additionally, CEO Liz Leahy will be giving a 10-minute presentation for attendees. About Section 101 Section 101 delivers a dynamic web-based platform that presents 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 supply 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, DJ Eliot Lipp, 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: https://section101.com. Follow Section101 on Twitter at @Section101Tweet