Scott Austin is an Entrepreneur, former Major Label A&R Executive, Producer, Author and Music Industry Consultant with expertise in artist and business development.
Scott has experienced virtually every role in the music industry, from aspiring singer-songwriter to major label A&R Executive for Warner Bros. Records, Madonna’s Maverick Recording Company and Capitol Records, and as a Top 40-charting album producer.
He was a Talent Producer for the first 2 seasons of the hit TV show The Voice and is author of 10 Reasons To Quit Rock, a contrarian tale on how to succeed in the modern music business.
In addition, Scott has appeared as an industry expert on dozens of industry panels at events such as South by Southwest and CMJ Music Marathon, and he has been featured on television and internet broadcasts such as Extra, E!, G4 Network’s Attack of the Show!, Style Network’s Making It Big, Deepak Chopra’s Wellness on Sirius, his own widely-viewed YouTube channel and more.
In 2014, he Co-Founded Airtime PR with “3.0″ new media maven Bob Bradley, a boutique creative marketing and public relations firm that specializes in entertainment clients and innovative brands.