Meet the Team

Mark Lehman - CEO - Cloud Cover Music
Mark Lehman
CEO

Mark is a customer-focused C-Level operator and strategist with 25 years experience in running organizations ranging from CPG's, B2B and technology businesses from early through mature stages.

Mark's imperative is to do nothing less than transform the B2B music and messaging platform from a cost center to profit centers for CCM's customers. A native Californian, Mark is married with two adult children and is a foodie, theatre-buff, golfer and outdoors person.

James C. Birch - Founder / Chief Strategy Officer - Cloud Cover Music
James C. Birch
Founder / Chief Strategy Officer

In 2011, Jim founded Cloud Cover Media, Inc., a web-based, self-serve, subscription music service streaming music to business locations with licenses from publishers, record labels and artists.

Jim navigated the maze of industry and Internet licensing regulations to create an innovative business model to deliver legal music to stores. As a 'conceptual technologiest' he leads the software development to meet the demands of single stores or national chains playing in-store music. Cloud Cover software is protected by non provisional, utility patents on file with US Patent Office.

Prior to joining the music industry in 2006, Jim worked for twenty years as a video-based communication specialist for advertising agencies and major corporations. He graduated from Occidental College and Harvard Business School.

Carrie Pobre - Sr. VP Product & Marketing - Cloud Cover Music
Carrie Pobre
SVP Product & Marketing

As SVP of Product & Marketing, Carrie is helping restructure the music business with Enterprise software and cross-platform streaming solutions for our clients. Her years of database and online marketing skills are helping national retailers and local businesses replace obsolete in-store music systems with our innovative cloud based service.

After graduating from University of Washington, she perfected her fluency in Spanish and travels in Latin America and Europe. As the mother of two, married to a hot-shot software engineer, Carrie knows how to get things done.

Stuart Larking - CTO - Cloud Cover Music
Stuart Larking
CTO

As CTO, Stuart oversees all the technology, product delivery and support for Cloud Cover Music. He is dedicated to continuously improving the customer experience and driving operational efficiency while creating a culture of fun and innovation.

Stuart’s years in enterprise software have covered a wide range of technologies and processes but has learned that people truly make the difference. His numerous collaborative teams of developers, testers, and support have launched and run secure, scalable enterprise software products and services on a variety of technologies, used by most of the Global Fortune 500 companies.

Born in England, Stuart graduated (Computer Science) from the University of Kent, Canterbury then moved to California to be in the heart of technological growth. He loves to spend time with his native Californian wife, watching their two daughters play “soccer”.

Key Team Members

Dave Kaufman - Engineering - Cloud Cover Music

Dave Kaufman

Engineering
Ryan Vig - Product Manager - Cloud Cover Music

Ryan Vig

Product Manager
Michael Warner - Enterprise Support Specialist - Cloud Cover Music

Michael Warner

Account Executive
Ryan Kim - Engineering - Cloud Cover Music

Ryan Kim

Engineering
Kimi Beck - Customer Support Specialist - Cloud Cover Music

Kimi Beck

Customer Support Specialist
Terry Brown - Engineering - Cloud Cover Music

Terry Brown

Engineering
Julian Albinski-Euler - Operations Coordinator - Cloud Cover Music

Julian Albinski-Euler

Operations Coordinator
Fritz Madden - Engineering - Cloud Cover Music

Fritz Madden

Engineering
Cindy Sithi-Amunai - Marketing & Social Media - Cloud Cover Music

Cindy Sithi-Amunai

Marketing & Social Media

Advisory Board

Bill CollinsChairman of the Board

Abhilash PatelRankLab Interactive | Managing Director, SEO

John OsborneFinancial & Strategic Business Advisor

Henry LichsteinFinancial & Strategic Business Advisor

Bill Colitre, Esq.Music Reports, Inc. | Copyright & Royalty Reporting

Henry Root, Esq.Music Licensing | Lapidus, Root & Sacharow, LLP

Lawrence Schnapp, Esq.Corporate Counsel | TroyGould Attorneys

Vito CanusoPatent Counsel

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