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Steve Stewart

Vezt Inc.
Los Angeles, CA USA

Steve Stewart is the co-founder and CEO of Vezt, Inc., the first music-driven tech platform giving people the ability to participate in the royalties of their favorite songs. Stewart has more than 20 years of professional experience in the music, tech and television industries, and is the former personal manager of GRAMMY Award-winning, multi-platinum alternative rock band Stone Temple Pilots, managing their career from their inception through their fifth major label release on Atlantic Records.  

As CEO of Steve Stewart Management, Stewart has negotiated and secured lucrative major label record and published contracts on behalf of around 20 recording artists. He previously held COO positions at tech startups GoYodel and SportsBuddyz, and was head of business development at SURKUS. He has also handled business development for new media personalities including “Hot For Words” — one of the Top 25 Most Viewed Channels on YouTube — which saw him create, negotiate and secure media, sponsorship and advertising opportunities with companies including HarperCollins, Go Daddy, Guthy-Renker and DC Shoes, as well as a 100 episode-deal with Russian television network RTV.