Stuart has been working in the music industry for 20 years and brings with him a diverse collection of experiences. His previous roles vary broadly from CEO of Australian Independent Record Labels Association, running the Queensland Music Network, serving on the Worldwide Independent Network and holding a position on the International Honorary Committee at MIDEM for five years. He is also currently the Director of Licensing & Business Affairs for Nightlife Music, serves on the Q Music Board of Directors, is on the Steering Committee for BIGSOUND and consults to AIR as their Industry Advocacy and Government Relations Spokesperson.