Press Article


July, 2012 - New York, NY – Section 101, a leading destination for artists wishing to take control of their digital world, is pleased to announce our participation in the CBGB Festival taking place in both New York and Brooklyn. Featuring over 300 bands over 4 days, July 5 -8, Section 101’s COO Ken Umezaki will be speaking at the CBGB Festival on two different panels on Friday, July 6th. The first, Music Industry: Today and the Future, takes place at Noon at the Anthology Film Archive’s Maya Deren Theatre on Second Avenue and Second Street. The panel focuses on where the music industry is heading, how artists can make the most out of the changes and use them to their advantage. Later that afternoon, Ken will be speaking on the Widgets, Apps and Witchcraft: Too Cool or Too Much? panel at 3pm in the Maya Deren Theatre. A topic every one at Section 101 is passionate about, this panel will discuss the latest innovations that connect artists with their fans and keep an audience excited about your content. 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