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The Hollywood Reporter
How to Pick the Next Uber or Airbnb (a la Ashton Kutcher)savvy. Leonardo DiCaprio, Jared Leto, Bono and Nas also have earned attention f
How to Pick the Next Uber or Airbnb (a la Ashton Kutcher)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 22 hours ago
savvy. Leonardo DiCaprio, Jared Leto, Bono and Nas also have earned attention for their venture funding. Music manager Troy Carter (Spotify's new global head of creator services) has his own VC fund. Big-time DJs Tiesto, John Acquaviva and... Read more
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Billboard
Charlie Puth Signs Managment Deal with Ron Laffitte and Maverickwith RonLaffitte at the Maverick management consortium, a rep for the singer co
Charlie Puth Signs Managment Deal with Ron Laffitte and Maverick
Billboard / Posted yesterday
with RonLaffitte at the Maverick management consortium, a rep for the singer confirmed. Puth was previously managed by Troy Carter of Atom Factory/Coalition Media Group Management. The news comes on the heels of the announcement that Carter has... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Crime spike in Algiers has residents calling for peaceof the Free Riders Motorcycle Club L.B. Landry Avenue to take a stand. Communit
Crime spike in Algiers has residents calling for peace
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
of the Free Riders Motorcycle Club L.B. Landry Avenue to take a stand. Community groups, pastors, and even state Senator Troy Carter were in attendance. ““We are not going sit back and see our young people die on the streets,” State Senator Troy... Read more
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The Advocate
Governor singles out lawmakers for praiseAdams, Gary Smith, and Stephanie Hilferty and Sens. Karen Carter Peterson, JP M
Governor singles out lawmakers for praise
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Adams, Gary Smith, and Stephanie Hilferty and Sens. Karen Carter Peterson, JP Morrell, Danny Martiny, Wesley Bishop and Troy Carter, along with Senate President John Alario for standing up for the New Orleans region and the entire state. These... Read more
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Billboard
Troy Carter and Havas Launch Smashd Group at Cannes Lions, Carter Says Corporations 'Suck' at AuthenticityTroy Carter has one theory on why many of the biggest brands don't have the sam
Troy Carter and Havas Launch Smashd Group at Cannes Lions, Carter Says Corporations 'Suck' at Authenticity
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
Troy Carter has one theory on why many of the biggest brands don't have the same following of artists like Lady Gaga (60.5 million Twitter followers), John Legend (7.87 million) and Meghan Trainor (2.06 million) -- all careers he's helped shepherd... Read more
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Billboard
Sky Ferreira Responds to Sexist 'L.A. Weekly' Column, Shares Photo With MadonnaNow, the artist herself has weighed in. Catching Up with Sky Ferreira: On Reco
Sky Ferreira Responds to Sexist 'L.A. Weekly' Column, Shares Photo With Madonna
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
Now, the artist herself has weighed in. Catching Up with Sky Ferreira: On Recording with Primal Scream, Splitting From Troy Carter & Regaining Control of Her Career On June 19, Ferreira Instagrammed a photo of her with Madonna, along with a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How a South Korean entrepreneur plans to take on American and Chinese gaming giantsHe returned in 2011, steering Netmarble toward mobile games and helping it hit
How a South Korean entrepreneur plans to take on American and Chinese gaming giants
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
He returned in 2011, steering Netmarble toward mobile games and helping it hit the $1-billion revenue mark last year. Troy Carter founded Atom Factory, which represents singers such as Meghan Trainor and Charlie Puth. (Matt Winkelmeyer / Getty... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Cuts looming as state lawmakers enter final week of special sessionat this point, with 4 days left in the special session, it's not likely we're g
Cuts looming as state lawmakers enter final week of special session
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 10 days ago
at this point, with 4 days left in the special session, it's not likely we're going to be able to close those gaps," Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans said. Late Thursday, the House lawmakers suspended their rules to take up the two new revenue... Read more
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Billboard
Cannes Lions Doubles Down on Music Business for Its 73rd Yearheavy-hitters of the music biz will make appearances throughout the week as wel
Cannes Lions Doubles Down on Music Business for Its 73rd Year
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
heavy-hitters of the music biz will make appearances throughout the week as well, including Billboard Power 100 alums Troy Carter (Havas' "Can Your Brand Keep Up With The Speed Of Culture," June 21), Daniel Ek (Spotify's keynote on June 22)... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
wellville jr/sr high SchoolElizabeth Chenault, David Thompson, Casey Yost Grade 12 - Jerrica Pelley, Dani
wellville jr/sr high School
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 12 days ago
Elizabeth Chenault, David Thompson, Casey Yost Grade 12 - Jerrica Pelley, Daniel Thompson Grade 7 - Makayla Alford, Troy Carter, Ayla Crawford, Isaiah Crow, Elijah Dieringer, Olivia Dorsey, Ashley Durbin, Lucas Green, Sabine Hardy, Gianna... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
La. House committee advances so-called "loan" tax bill to help fix next year's budgetticking and the people of Louisiana can't wait. And the people that require the
La. House committee advances so-called "loan" tax bill to help fix next year's budget
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
ticking and the people of Louisiana can't wait. And the people that require the NOW waivers, people that require education and hospitals, can't wait," said Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans. The bill now heads to the full Senate for consid... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
La. House committee advances so-called "loan" tax bill to help fix next year's budgetticking and the people of Louisiana can't wait. And the people that require the
La. House committee advances so-called "loan" tax bill to help fix next year's budget
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
ticking and the people of Louisiana can't wait. And the people that require the NOW waivers, people that require education and hospitals, can't wait," said Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans. The bill now heads to the full Senate for consid... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
La. House committee advances so-called "loan" tax bill to help fix next year's budgetticking and the people of Louisiana can't wait. And the people that require the
La. House committee advances so-called "loan" tax bill to help fix next year's budget
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 days ago
ticking and the people of Louisiana can't wait. And the people that require the NOW waivers, people that require education and hospitals, can't wait," said Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans. The bill now heads to the full Senate for consid... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Can a Los Angeles start-up give video gamers a stylish look?law enforcement determine the best spots to position officers. Elsewhere on th
Can a Los Angeles start-up give video gamers a stylish look?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
law enforcement determine the best spots to position officers. Elsewhere on the Web Music manager and venture capitalist Troy Carter, based out of Culver City, is taking a global role at music streaming app Spotify, where he will oversee the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Can a Los Angeles start-up give video gamers a stylish look?that aims to help law enforcement determine the best spots to position officers
Can a Los Angeles start-up give video gamers a stylish look?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
that aims to help law enforcement determine the best spots to position officers. Music manager and venture capitalist Troy Carter, based out of Culver City, is taking a global role at music streaming app Spotify, where he will oversee the... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Apple Music's First Year: What Works, What Needs To Be Retunedwhich service you’re using. Eager to deepen its own ties within the music indus
Apple Music's First Year: What Works, What Needs To Be Retuned
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
which service you’re using. Eager to deepen its own ties within the music industry, Spotify recently hired artist manager Troy Carter, presumably to help woo artists into deals that could yield special perks for Spotify listeners. Evidently, the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Junior ghosts ready for Immortals ChallengeUnder 14s age divisions compete for trophies named after the NSW greats of the
Junior ghosts ready for Immortals Challenge
Daily Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
Under 14s age divisions compete for trophies named after the NSW greats of the game. The team was nominated by their coach Troy Carter and were selected on the back of their table-topping start to the season. Carter said the team is looking... Read more
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Billboard
Spotify Bobs and Weaves Through a Big Week: Troy Carter, Radiohead and 'Free' MoneyTroy Carter joins, Radiohead rolls down the window and Apple changes an importa
Spotify Bobs and Weaves Through a Big Week: Troy Carter, Radiohead and 'Free' Money
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
Troy Carter joins, Radiohead rolls down the window and Apple changes an important policy. Cost of revenue -- and competition This week, Apple announced that it would reduce the 30 percent "app tax" it charges to companies that offer month-to-month... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Atom Factory's Troy Carter on Diversity in Startups: "The VC World Is Stacked Against Minority Entrepreneurs"at CAA's third annual You're Up conference for emerging diverse executives on J
Atom Factory's Troy Carter on Diversity in Startups: "The VC World Is Stacked Against Minority Entrepreneurs"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
at CAA's third annual You're Up conference for emerging diverse executives on June 4. Two days before Atom Factory CEO Troy Carter announced he was adding Spotify global head of creative services to his many roles, the music... Read more
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AdWeek
iHeartMedia and WeWork Will Target Entrepreneurs With Branded Podcastsnext week with an event featuring "4-Hour Work Week" author Tim Ferriss and sta
iHeartMedia and WeWork Will Target Entrepreneurs With Branded Podcasts
AdWeek / Posted 22 days ago
next week with an event featuring "4-Hour Work Week" author Tim Ferriss and star music manager, now Spotify executive, Troy Carter. Unannounced musical guests will also perform at the launch. According to WeWork CMO David Weiswasser, music has... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Senate blocks former lawmaker tapped by Edwards for boardclosed-door discussions, so as little as one legislative objection could have k
Senate blocks former lawmaker tapped by Edwards for board
The Houma Courier / Posted 23 days ago
closed-door discussions, so as little as one legislative objection could have kept Arnold from gaining confirmation. Sen. Troy Carter, who defeated Arnold, wouldn't say Wednesday whether he blocked Arnold's confirmation. "There's a lengthy... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Senate blocks former lawmaker tapped by Edwards for boardclosed-door discussions, so as little as one legislative objection could have k
Senate blocks former lawmaker tapped by Edwards for board
The Daily Comet / Posted 23 days ago
closed-door discussions, so as little as one legislative objection could have kept Arnold from gaining confirmation. Sen. Troy Carter, who defeated Arnold, wouldn't say Wednesday whether he blocked Arnold's confirmation. "There's a lengthy... Read more
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The Advocate
Remains of former Algiers apartment complex may finally be hauled awaybefore making such a commitment. Arnold lost his seat in the Legislature and o
Remains of former Algiers apartment complex may finally be hauled away
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
before making such a commitment. Arnold lost his seat in the Legislature and on the district’s board last year. Sen. Troy Carter, D-Algiers, replaced him as chairman. The city and the development district now plan to sign a cooperative... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Gov. Edwards urges lawmakers to help him solve budget 'mess'to the people of Louisiana that we take this seriously, we're not going to play
Gov. Edwards urges lawmakers to help him solve budget 'mess'
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 23 days ago
to the people of Louisiana that we take this seriously, we're not going to play games with their lives,” said State Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans. This latest special session got underway as there are bruised feelings between some House... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Governor signs law requiring red light camera signsindicate an intersection red light camera within 500 feet of each camera. It wi
Governor signs law requiring red light camera signs
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 23 days ago
indicate an intersection red light camera within 500 feet of each camera. It will take effect Aug. 1. The bill from Sen. Troy Carter, a New Orleans Democrat, bars local parishes that fail to post the signs from collecting traffic violation fines... Read more
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TechCrunch
Spotify hires Lady Gaga’s former manager Troy Carter to counter Tidal and Apple exclusivesTroy Carter has confirmed yesterday’s report from Hits Daily Double that he’s n
Spotify hires Lady Gaga’s former manager Troy Carter to counter Tidal and Apple exclusives
TechCrunch / Posted 24 days ago
Troy Carter has confirmed yesterday’s report from Hits Daily Double that he’s now going to work for Spotify as Global Head of Creator Services. He shared a message on his Facebook account to explain the move, and Spotify also confirmed it to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
June 7polluted rivers and mountains so that taxpayers are not stuck with the $1 billi
June 7
Zero Hedge / Posted 24 days ago
polluted rivers and mountains so that taxpayers are not stuck with the $1 billion bill. (http://nyti.ms/1U5hjeB) - Troy Carter, known as an innovative manager for musicians and a prolific tech investor, has joined Spotify as its global head... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Spotify reportedly in talks to hire Lady Gaga's former manager to take on Apple MusicSpotify is reportedly hiring Troy Carter, Lady Gaga's former manager and a note
Spotify reportedly in talks to hire Lady Gaga's former manager to take on Apple Music
Stamford Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
Spotify is reportedly hiring Troy Carter, Lady Gaga's former manager and a noted venture capitalist, according to Recode's Peter Kafka and first reported by Hits Daily Double. Carter is a big get for the Swedish music streaming service. In his role,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Spotify reportedly in talks to hire Lady Gaga's former manager to take on Apple MusicSpotify is reportedly hiring Troy Carter, Lady Gaga's former manager and a note
Spotify reportedly in talks to hire Lady Gaga's former manager to take on Apple Music
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
Spotify is reportedly hiring Troy Carter, Lady Gaga's former manager and a noted venture capitalist, according to Recode's Peter Kafka and first reported by Hits Daily Double. Carter is a big get for the Swedish music streaming service. In his role,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Spotify reportedly in talks to hire Lady Gaga's former manager to take on Apple MusicSpotify is reportedly hiring Troy Carter, Lady Gaga's former manager and a note
Spotify reportedly in talks to hire Lady Gaga's former manager to take on Apple Music
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
Spotify is reportedly hiring Troy Carter, Lady Gaga's former manager and a noted venture capitalist, according to Recode's Peter Kafka and first reported by Hits Daily Double. Carter is a big get for the Swedish music streaming service. In his role,... Read more
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Billboard
Atom Factory's Troy Carter to Join Spotify In New RoleTroy Carter, CEO and founder of artist management firm Atom Factory, will be jo
Atom Factory's Troy Carter to Join Spotify In New Role
Billboard / Posted 25 days ago
Troy Carter, CEO and founder of artist management firm Atom Factory, will be joining Spotify in an as-yet-unspecified role, Billboard has confirmed through sources familiar with the situation. The news of Carter heading to Spotify was first reported... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, May 31, 2016LGBT protection on school and college campuses. On May 24, the state Senate re
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, May 31, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 30 days ago
LGBT protection on school and college campuses. On May 24, the state Senate rejected Senate Bill 436 from state Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, which would have extended workplace discrimination laws to LGBT people. Carter urged legislators... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
A second special session: Business or gas tax hike?deficit has come onboard with the idea, as he explained in an interview with Th
A second special session: Business or gas tax hike?
Louisiana Weekly / Posted a month ago
deficit has come onboard with the idea, as he explained in an interview with The Louisiana Weekly. Orleans State Senator Troy Carter admitted that the concept of passing a potential $.10 per gallon tax to close the deficit, and then only use it... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Vitamins start to join ‘clean label’ movementhas attracted more than $1 million in financing from angel investors, including
Vitamins start to join ‘clean label’ movement
The Seattle Times / Posted a month ago
has attracted more than $1 million in financing from angel investors, including Upfront Ventures and entertainment manager Troy Carter. Now, the company she founded, Ritual, is about to find out how much this matters to consumers. Last week, it... Read more

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