WMC 2011 Schedule Panelist

Panelist Schedule:

Matthew Bates is the Senior Radio Program Manager for Slacker Radio- an Internet Radio service based in Rancho Bernardo. At Slacker Radio, Matthew Bates oversees the music programming and discovery across 100+ fully customizable genre stations. He also develops non-music content for the service, partnerships with artists, and promotional opportunities for various music-related events and releases. Prior to joining Slacker Radio, he spent a decade as a Brand Manager and radio programmer at terrestrial media groups and interactive agencies throughout the western US. He was an outspoken contrarian in the world of terrestrial radio, and his true passion remains the same regardless of medium- facilitating music discovery.