TITLE

Pandora Media

AUTHOR(S)
A. B.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Red Herring;10/7/2007, Vol. 4 Issue 29, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Pandora Media, a music analysis service provider included in "Red Herring's" top 100 list for 2007. The company is located in Oakland, California. It was founded in 2005. Its chief executive officer (CEO) is Joe Kennedy. Among its key investors are WaldenVC, Crosslink, Labrador, Selby Ventures, Piper Jaffray, Hearst Corp. and JP Morgan Bay Area Fund. The company has built a DNA database of songs that part-time musicians break down into 400 distinct musical elements. The service has attracted big-name brands and also has revenue-sharing deals with Amazon and iTunes.
ACCESSION #
28819378

 

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