Strategist, technologist, big-picture thinker and achiever.
Massive Act, Inc
Founder & CEO
Carolina Castilla: Making Musician’s Lives Massively Easier with Massive Act
Indeed, Castilla is well on her way to making Massive Act a one-stop shop for every music artists’ performance needs.
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Carolina Castilla, the creator of Massive Act, moved from Colombia to Silicon Valley to start her company from scratch, without knowing anyone when she saw a need in the industry.
Venue communication can be difficult in the music business so when Founder of Massive Act, Carolina Castilla, noticed a need while working as a promoter, she created a platform to make live performances easy for artists, venues, agents and sound engineers
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Find the right crew, prepare your show, rehearse the most that you can and research venues before you agree to play there.
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Colombian entrepreneur Carolina Castilla saw a problem with the difficulty artists and music professionals faced when touring. By automating, standardizing and centralizing assets like tech riders, line up and sound-checks, press materials, live performances, sound settings inter her Massive Act platform, Castilla has all but removed the headache of touring.
“Our platform connects and brings the real-world, live-music professional ecosystem to the digital era,” Castilla said.
“We give artists all the technical support they need to tour professionally and perform for massive crowds.”
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Massive Act only launched in January of this year, and they’re already taking the world of live music management by storm. The concept is a centralized application and marketplace which connects those in the spotlight and those behind the scenes. So you’re a New-York-based tour manager looking for an exceptional sound team in Buenos Aires? Massive Act can connect you to one. So you’re a festival looking for exciting performers from all around the world? Massive Act can help you streamline the process. So you’re a band looking for sponsorship and connections in a new market? You know where to look. After years at the top of her industry as tour manager for Depeche Mode, Coldplay and David Guetta, Carolina Castilla spotted a pain point and her platform is already solving it. Keep an eye on this one
Over the years I've been invited to speak in some tech, entrepreneurship and music business panels here some of them:
Keynote speaker CD Baby DIY Music Conference Austin August 2019
• Startup Mentor Sònar D July 2019 Barcelona
Presenter StartUp Garden Sónar Barcelona 2018
Speaker Google Women Tech Makers Summit LA 2018
Presenter at Venture Summit West Santa Clara 2018
Speaker at SF MUSIC TECH SUMMIT 2017
Speaker at SXSW 2017
Speaker at Maui Music Tech 2016
Speaker at Girl Power: Women Working in the Music Industry Conference Speaker - San Francisco State University April 2016