Founder, CEO & Chairman
Rob is the founder, CEO, and chairman of LiveXLive Media, Inc. Nasdaq: LIVX) (“LiveXLive”), and leads the company’s overall strategy for all divisions of the company’s business flywheel which includes ownership and operation of PodcastOne, Slacker Radio, React Presents and Custom Personalization Solutions (“CPS”). As an artist first company LiveXLive provides talent and fans the opportunity to listen, watch, attend, engage and transact – while enjoying the best in music, pop-culture and entertainment.
Ellin developed the concept for LiveXLive and founded the company in 2015, raising the initial capital and negotiating festival and distribution rights in the ever growing livestreaming space. The company has grown from 20 to over 250 staff across all divisions and has been heralded as a leading platform for livestreaming entertainment including music events, sports, pay-per-view, podcasting, streaming radio and the integration of personalized merchandise.
The pandemic dramatically changed the space of live events. Many were cancelled or postponed, while others spun up virtual offerings to continue engaging with audiences. Further, new technologies debuted to empower artists and brands to reach consumers in new ways. As we look forward to the end of COVID-19, the question becomes — will people […]