Pandora Founder and Chief Strategy Officer Tim Westergren to Speak at 2011 Web 2.0 Summit
OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Pandora (NYSE: P), the leader in internet radio, today announced that Tim Westergren, founder and chief strategy officer, will speak at the 2011 Web 2.0 Summit.
Mr. Westergren’s session will start at 7:55PM (EDT) / 4:55PM (PDT) on Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 in San Francisco, CA.
Pandora gives people music they love anytime, anywhere, through connected devices. (OK, we’ve added comedy as well so we’re also up for playing some jokes you’ll love.) Personalized stations launch instantly with the input of a single “seed” – a favorite artist, song or genre. The Music Genome ProjectÃ‚®, a deeply detailed hand-built musical taxonomy, powers the personalization of PandoraÃ‚® internet radio by using musicological “DNA” and constant listener feedback to craft personalized stations from a growing collection of hundreds of thousands of recordings. Tens of millions of people in the U.S. turn on Pandora to hear music they love. http://www.pandora.com/