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Presskit.to The Music Industry’s First Mobile Portfolio Web-app Launches Into Public Beta
Presskit.to, a professional portfolio solution for the music industry, launches into public beta today
“Creating and distributing press kits just got easier.” - Hypebot.com
"I’m relieved to see that Presskit.to has created a solution that, unlike other EPK services, isn't covered in ads or trying to do too many different things. These press kits look sleek and go above and beyond in creating that all important first impression."
- Marcus Taylor, founder of TheMusiciansGuide.co.uk
September 4th, 2012 - Presskit.to, a professional portfolio solution for the music industry, launches into public beta today. Presskit.to is a mobile-ready marketing tool which empowers musicians and music professionals to organize, protect, and share their work on-the-go, enhancing professional interaction both online and in person. Since its private beta launch at SXSW 2012, the product has already been embraced by musicians like VANS Warped Tour veterans Big D & The Kids Table, creative management firms including the Complex Music Group and Unicum Music, and music institutions such as the Berklee College of Music. Presskit.to launches with a multi-tiered subscription model including a free Starter plan, as well as an introductory lifetime offer of $1.99 a month for a Pro account.
Presskit.to has a number of standout features to distinguish it from its competitors. Key features include storage for downloadable files, including press releases, biographies, stage plots, logos, and photos; individual privacy settings and expiration dates to protect unreleased and time-sensitive media and files; a WINS section summarizing key achievements;
Since its private beta launch at SXSW 2012, the Presskit.to user base has grown to nearly 800 musicians, producers, DJs, agents, managers, publicists, writers, promoters, and other music professionals. Its new multi-tiered subscription model currently offers two options:
• Starter - 1 free mobile-ready Presskit with unlimited Wins and SoundCloud sync.
• Pro - 10 mobile-ready Presskits with 1GB of file storage, private media and file sharing, unlimited Wins, and SoundCloud sync. This is available at a limited-time offer of $1.99 per month (reg. $9.99).
Further product developments, partnerships, and updates for Presskit.to will be announced in the coming months. This includes the highly anticipated Enterprise account for certain music professionals, a tool which will allow bloggers, journalists, and venue owners to access a centralized dashboard of meaningful artist information - enabling them to spend less time researching and more time writing and promoting.
To learn more about Presskit.to visit www.presskit.to and www.presskit.to/
NOTES TO THE EDITOR:
About Indie Ambassador:
Indie Ambassador is the team behind Presskit.to. They are a small group of entrepreneurs who have been working professionally in the music, technology, and marketing spaces for over a decade. Despite diverse backgrounds, they have witnessed first hand how balancing the roles and responsibilities of a day-to-day music career has become increasingly challenging. Indie Ambassador is dedicated to making the lives of creative professionals easier by building catered tools that address these niche market needs.
Indie Ambassador is in it for the same reason as you: music & its future development.