Elias Roman, CEO and Co-Founder, Songza Media, Inc.
In 2010, Elias and his co-founders launched Songza, a streaming 'Music Concierge' service that provides expert-curated playlists for every occasion. The goal is to make it easy for listeners to find the right playlist, at the right time, per their preferences. Amazon is a lead investor. Elias Roman graduated with honors, Magna Cum Laude from Brown University in 2006. Prior to graduation, he co-founded AmieStreet.com and was named as among Business Week’s ‘Top 25 Entrepreneurs in America Under 25.’ Amazon.com invested in AmieStreet, Inc. in 2007 and acquired the AmieStreet.com brand and customer base in 2010.
Recent Songza Accolades: “Time Magazine’s 50 Best Websites of 2012”, 2012 PC Mag Editors’ Choice, Billboard’s Top 10 Music Startups of 2011, Mashable’s Top 10 iOS Apps of 2011.