Founder: Music Exchange (South Africa)
“Martin Myers is the founder of Music Exchange, an annual conference and skills-sharing platform which launched in 2009. In 2019, MEX has been shortlisted for Best Contribution to the Preforming Arts (Music) by the Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport, Western Cape.
His personal and professional speaker network includes UK: Christian Wright, Abbey Road Studios (London); Oscar-nominated film composer Trevor Jones; FRANCE: Ben Oldfield, The Orchard (Paris); GERMANY: Tim Renner, CEO of Universal Music, Germany and Cultural Ambassador for the City of Berlin; USA: Mos Def, internationally acclaimed hip-hop artist/ actor; MOZAMBIQUE: Moreira Chonguica, jazz saxophonist, composer and producer.
Myers runs an artist management and eventing company, is a partner in a technical agency and co-founded a crewing business. He has handled Press and PR duties for concerts by Sting and Duran Duran and has been a radio presenter for many years.
Responsible for PR and marketing for SONY Music in the Western Cape for 17 years. Manager to Sipho Mabuse ,Siphokazi Jonas ,RJ Benjamin.”