Benjamin James Rew
Managing Partner, Island Renewable Energy, and Power Storage Solutions in Los Angeles, California
Benjamin J. Rew is a music/media licensing and supervision expert having managed over 34 titles and licensed music from such artists such MGMT, Moby and Common.
Benjamin currently manages global media licensing and supervision for Urban Decay Cosmetics and Contour cameras and is the former Director of Music and Culture at VAS Entertainment where he spearheaded the creation and implementation of a methodology that allowed for the seamless integration of mainstream culture, fashion and music within the action sports media community.
Benjamin isn an award winning music composer and producer having won the coveted AICP Best Original Composition Award for his 2006 Burger King commercial that aired during the Super Bowl, and was also nominated for a Cleo. In 2009 he won the Independent Music Awards’ “Best Punk Record of the Year”.
Ben started out his career in Seattle, Washington in 1988 touring with grunge stalwarts TAD, Nirvana, Soundgarden, Alice In Chains.