Latest News from the World of Spark DJ

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1297" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] While tech companies with black founders are still few and far between in the white-dominated startup world, three such firms from the Twin Cities have found some recent success in landing highly coveted spots in...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1302" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]The founders of Rochester-based Spark DJ are heading to southern California for the opportunity to grow their fledgling startup alongside some of the world's biggest music companies. Spark DJ, a music streaming service that uses artificial intelligence to...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1305" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]A big congratulations and good luck to Spark DJ founders John Gavin Boss and James Jones. This Rochester music startup is off to Los Angeles to participate in the Techstars Music Accelerator. Techstars is a premier accelerator program...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1308" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Ranked as one of the Top Ten Cities for Entrepreneurs by Livability in 2018, Rochester is not a stranger to innovation. Spark DJ is a Rochester-based music streaming service co-founded by John Boss and James...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1310" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Contrary to popular belief, Black tech companies are on  the rise. Rolling out has taken an aggressive approach to profiling people of color who are tech executives, work in the field of IT and founders of tech companies. Take for example, James Jones,...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1313" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]This evening (May 3), 10 startup founders and CEOs will take the stage in front of dozens of music-industry execs and power players in the heart of Hollywood to outline their visions for transforming and improving the industry...