Scott Cohen co-founded The Orchard, a leading digital distributor for independent record labels, in 1997. A recognized expert in new media, Scott has spent a significant amount of time over the last several years as a prominent public speaker, having spoken at conferences across the United States and around the world including China, Australia, Canada, England, Germany, Czech Republic, Russia, Spain, Italy, Denmark, Sweden, France and many more. Scott began his career in the music business in the late '80s as an artist manager of both independent and major label artists.