Former Google and SoundExchange digital execs launch joint venture

RHIAN JONES

Ex-Rhapsody and Google exec Tim Quirk (pictured) and Bryan Calhoun - formerly of SoundExchange - have launched a new technology company Freeform Development Inc.

The venture is designed to help artists build and earn from audiences by applying monetisation strategies inspired by the mobile gaming business, according to Billboard.

Via his LinkedIn profile, Quirk describes the company as: “An application development platform that lets musicians and other digital media creators generate additional revenues by distributing their work ...

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