Allie Silver (US)
Allie Silver, an American expat based in Buenos Aires, is the founder of Free Radical Productions, a music management and consulting company specializing in South American artists. In the past three years, Free Radical has produced and managed over 20 international tours in over 20 countries throughout Europe, the US, Africa, Asia, Oceania and Latin America at some of the most prestigious venues and festivals worldwide. Allie has worked in the world music industry for the past 10 years in a variety of roles, from managing ZZK Records in Buenos Aires to festival production and radio host for the Chicago World Music Festival. She has been an invited speaker at various international music conferences and universities, including the Asia Pacific Music Meeting in South Korea, THIS World Music Festival @ Formosa in Taiwan and a guest lecturer at Berklee College of Music Masters of Global Music and Entertainment in Valencia, Spain. Allie is honored to have served as a Samurai jury member at the World Music Expo. She is the co-founder Women of the World, a networking group for women in the world music industry.