Maria Gironas

Founder, Cool Shit, Cool People, General Manager, Keychange U.S.

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Maria Gironas, Forbes 30 Under 30 Honoree, is an entertainment and technology executive who has followed two north stars throughout their career: elevating marginalized communities and empowering creatives to embrace technology. They continue these missions through their own company – Cool Shit, Cool People – working on artist development, talent relations, and integrated marketing for clients like Good Party, Showcase, ShowUp, and more. Beyond their work, they’re currently the General Manager of Keychange U.S. – a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering underrepresented gender creatives with training, mentoring, and network support. Most recently, Maria was also the Global Chair of Diversity, Inclusion, & Community at Women In Music where they worked to create sustainable change for women in music at all stages of their careers.

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Equalizing Opportunity: Strategic Investments in Music's Next Generation

24 February 2024, 07:45 PM
Ben Wynter Kristin Juel Maria Gironas Nan Wilson