Named one of Billboard Magazine’s Top-40 Industry Shaping Executives, Jess Furman’s career has spanned across multiple sectors including Tech, New Media, Web3, film, music, business & non-profit. Jess is the Chief Growth Officer for the Web3 gaming company, Tribes Studio, Managing partner for Meta Vinci Labs, Co-Founder of RegisterOne, a Web3 music royalty DB, Co-Founder of the Web3 Music Rights Group and a Co-Lead for Blu3 DAO (an organization that empowers women & non-binary individuals into the Web3 space globally). In 2023 Jess was a two-time hackathon finalist and top sponsor prize winner for projects created at ETHAmsterdam & ETHBogotá blockchain hackathon events.
Within 2 years of establishing her custom house, Sound Revolver’s projects went on to win a Telly Award, Clio Award and have gone RIAA Certified Gold. In addition to working on Oscar Academy-Award winning campaigns within Film, Jess assisted in overseeing the transition of production and operations at BuzzFeed Motion Pictures as they reorganized following a 250 Million dollar investment by NBC Universal.
In her SVP role for Big Noise Music Group, Jess established and launched a licensing division from the ground up, growing sales 2-3x from start up through current year 3 with gross negotiated licenses slated hit 3M by end of 2022.
A staunch advocate for creatives, as the youngest board member of SONA (Songwriters of North America), Jess assisted in restructuring the organization, which tripled its donations received and increased programming offered by 5x just the following year. Amidst the COVID-19 shutdown, Jess co-founded and oversaw the roll out for a SONA grant program for songwriters, which will have given out over 400K in financial aid to songwriters by fall of 2020 via major donations from SONY/ATV, Spotify and Amazon.
Jess currently sits on the board(s) of FEME (Female Executives in Media and Entertainment), EOT (Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow), is a core member and co-lead of the Blu3 Angels Network for Blu3 DAO and the Co-Founder of the Web3 Music Rights Group; Previous Boards - SONA (Songwriters of North America) and co-founder of The Songwriter Grant Fund.