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Vivien Lewit

YouTube/Google Play
Global Head, Artist & Label Relations
Vivien Lewit is YouTube and Google Play’s Global Head of Artist and Label Relations. She directs a team of music ambassadors focused on developing and executing strategies to support the growth of artists’ careers on YouTube and Google Play Music. Lewit also oversees the company’s music content programming, including international live music events, music projects within YouTube Spaces, and special fan engagement activations, such as the YouTube Music Awards. Prior to joining YouTube in March 2011, she was an accomplished attorney in the recording industry specializing in music, digital rights, and branded entertainment. This included a client base consisting of artists that spanned various genres and levels of development. Starting as an associate at the law firm of Rudolph & Beer, she eventually took a partnership at Davis Shapiro Lewit Grabel Leven Granderson & Blake. At both firms, she structured and negotiated numerous multi-million dollar sponsorship, endorsement, branding, and live performance agreements with Fortune 500 companies and global media outlets alike.