Jackson is a fully bilingual entrepenuer. Originally from NY, he lived in China for over ten years and completed a masters degree (all coursework in Chinese) from Peking University. He is partnered in the music technology company Soundchains. Soundchains is pioneering a new type of audio ID technology which can be embedded inside music and links to smart contracts, copyright information, social media, e-commerce or advertising. Soundchains is a blockchain based, artist-to-fan music distribution platform. Their clients include the Summer Sonic music festival, the Asian Grammy Awards, 3X platinum grammy award winning producer Luney Tunez and many more. Jackson is involved in both product development and business development for Soundchains.
Jackson is also a signed hip-hop artist who has toured in 6 countries. He has appeared on the acclaimed TV show The Rap Of China (200 million views per episode) and his song with Donny Arcade “No Surrender” charted on four Billboard charts. While living in Beijing, Jackson founded and managed an independent music production studio where he did executive music production for countless artists as well as for his first two albums. Jackson is a lover of all genres of music and believes in the democratization of the music industry.