Chairman – Cinq Music Group dba GoDigital USA
Jason Peterson is an experienced entrepreneur, attorney, and producer named as one of the ‘Top 50 Indie’ and ‘Top 40 under 40’ Power Players in music by Billboard. He has also been named ‘Top 40 under 40’ in movie and television home entertainment by Media Play News and as one of the ‘Top 30 entrepreneurs under 30’ in Los Angeles by LA Business Journal.
Jason is the Chairman of GoDigital Media Group (godigitalmg.com) which owns indie label, publisher and distributor Cinq Music (cinqmusic.com), Spanish language music television network Latido Music (latidomusic.com), and VidaPrimo, the #1 Hispanic targeted music multi-channel network with over 3 billion streams per month on YouTube. Jason was also the first person to manage rights on YouTube by founding AdShare (adshare.tv) in January 2007.
Artists signed by Jason include Janet Jackson, T.I., Master P, and Daddy Yankee. He has produced dozens of major music videos that have won “Video of the Year” at the Gospel Music Awards, MTV Latin Video Music Awards as well as “Best Directorial Debut” at the MVPA awards. Most recently he co-produced the video for Janet Jackson and Daddy Yankee’s “Made for Now”.
He currently sits on the following boards:
• Board of Directors of the Association of Independent Music (A2iM) as a non-voting member advocating for indie record labels in the United States.
• Board of Directors for the Entertainment Merchants Association, setting standards and practices in the $43 billion dollar-a-year home entertainment industry (movies and TV).
• Government Advocacy Committee for the Recording Academy, including co-leading the Academy’s largest member advocacy meeting with Congressman Ted Lieu.
• Music, Film and Entertainment Committee to City of Hope Hospital, as the most productive individual fundraiser in helping raise over $15 million dollars in the past 4 years to cure cancer, diabetes and other diseases.
• Advisory Board to the Business Cinematic-Arts Program at the University of Southern California.