Music Biz Insider | Author of Start You Up and Brand Like A Rock Star
Steve Jones will change the way you look at business, marketing, customer service, branding, and personal growth. As a 30-year music industry veteran, one of the world’s leading radio programmers, and author of two highly acclaimed marketing books, Steve has worked alongside some of the biggest names in music. He will show you how music stars like AC/DC, U2, Madonna, Jimmy Buffett, Kiss, Fleetwood Mac, and Taylor Swift have created powerful brands, built legions of loyal followers, thrived in changing times, and turned casual customers into raving fans. His presentations are entertaining, energetic, and loaded with actionable information. Combining music and video with his engaging stories from the legends of rock, Steve creates an experience that is much a concert as a keynote.
Steve is currently the VP/Programming at Newcap Radio, overseeing 90+ radio brands. Throughout his career, he has helped create and guide successful radio brands in the US, Canada, and Caribbean, and in 2014, he was recognized as the International Radio Programmer of the Year at the Worldwide Radio Summit in Los Angeles.
According to Kiss founder Gene Simmons, “Steve Jones knows a thing or two. Listen and take notes”. Steve’s keynotes have garnered incredible reviews worldwide, speaking to clients such as CBS, Sony, KPMG, Young Presidents Organization, Pollstar, Shoppers Drug Mart, the National Association of Broadcasters, Sobeys Canada, EuRA 2013, and many others.
As a business expert and author, Steve has appeared on MSNBC, and in many publications including USA Today, Huffington Post, Entrepreneur, and Fast Company.