Dick Wingate acts as a bridge between the music and technology industries, providing business development, content licensing, artist/label relations and strategic partnerships to service providers, app developers, content owners, brands and investors. He brings his clients access to 40 years of highest level relationships, speaks regularly at industry conferences and has been quoted or featured in many national and music publications.
Dick Wingate to speak at Music Business Association’s annual conference, on the panel Stems: Unlocking the Hidden Value in A Song. The panel will discuss what labels and artists are doing to prepare for the growing demand for stems as well as licensing issues and derivative works.
On October 4, 2018, DEV Advisors' Dick Wingate spoke at two Music/Tech conferences in NYC. During the morning at Mondo Music & Tech Wingate spoke at the roundtable "The Long & Winding Road", a look back on developments over 25 years of music tech. In the afternoon the scene shifted to the Digital Music Forum, part of NY Media Festival, where he spoke on the panel "State of Music Startups". A busy day!
Dick Wingate was recently a featured speaker at an international symposium Bruce Springsteen’s Darkness on the Edge of Town at Monmouth University. The interview focused on the marketing of the seminal album that Wingate ran point on. Only days later he had a chance to catch up with Bruce at the Kristin Ann Carr fundraiser for Sarcoma research, E Street Band members Roy Bittan and Little Steven, as well as Jackson Browne. MORE