Since 2009, Katie (Sippel) Byam has served on the music team at Activision Blizzard, the world’s largest video game publisher.
As Music Supervisor, Katie is responsible for sourcing, clearing and licensing music for all videogames published by Activision, including Guitar Hero, Call of Duty, Skylanders, Destiny, Tony Hawk, Spider-Man, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Peanuts, James Bond and several others.
She works with licensing existing music, sourcing original pieces, pitching & licensing music for game trailers and marketing campaigns, as well as hiring and supervising game composers. Additionally,
Katie oversees Activision’s internal Activisionaries series, where she books up-and-coming bands & artists to play at Activision’s Santa Monica Headquarters as a part of an enriching creative showcase. She has booked bands such as Walk the Moon, The Madden Brothers, Holychild, Milo Greene and several others.
The Sync Music Listening Sessions connect and your music to a top music supervisor who will listen to your music, give you invaluable feedback and connect with you on a personal level.
The Sync Music Listening Sessions are strictly limited to 20 participants, so every single person gets one song of their music listened to, evaluated and shared with the people working on some of the top projects in TV, film, video games, trailers apps, ads, brands and the Internet.
You’ll be able to ask questions, and all playlists from the songs played in the session are archived and shared on the Sync Summit Listening Sessions website.
The cost for taking part in this Listening Session is $150 and includes the session, listing in the Session playlist and access to all session video archives.
Use The Form Below to register – after registration you’ll be directed to a thank you page with all the details on how to access the session.