Jury

Josh Rabinowitz

EVP/Director of Music

Townhouse/WPP

NEW YORK, USA // Josh Rabinowitz has produced over 8500 tracks for brands, cinema, recording labels and television. His branded work includes several ground breaking initiatives utilizing artists such as Black Eyed Peas, Run DMC (their last known recording together), Rihanna and Sia.

Rabinowitz been called a “New Music Mogul” by Fast Company; “Beethoven’s Greatest Fan” by NPR; and “The Voice” of the music-branding space in the press. He’s spoken at every major music conference and sat on every major international music jury.

Rabinowitz is an Adjunct Professor at NYU and The New School, and has been a columnist for Billboard’s “With the Brand”.  He’s been cited in The NY Times, Rolling Stone, Crain’s, Forbes, Time, The New Yorker, etc.,and has appeared on Bloomberg TV News and NPR as an expert on Music in Media.  He has also written several Op-Ed POV pieces for such major trade publications as AdAge, Adweek, Shoot, Creativity and Campaign.

Rabinowitz has been a bandleader and trombonist based in the world’s cultural capital – aka, Brooklyn!