Kyle Thiede is the Associate Director of Operations at Songtrust, which powers global royalty collection from 100+ countries and 20,000+ unique income sources. The platform serves 100k independent songwriters, 15k music publishers/businesses, and represents 1MM copyrights.
At Songtrust, Thiede leads the development and maintenance of Songtrust’s expanding, direct global network of society partnerships. Thiede also oversees the management, strategy and execution of new operational advancements, promoting scale and efficiency within the company and music publishing industry as a whole.
Thiede has previously spoken at NYU and Berklee School of Music. Thiede previously held roles at EMI, Sony/ATV, and BMG in various copyright administration and licensing roles.