Affiliations: PRX, SRG, AIR, PRPD, IMA, Berkman Center for Internet & Society
Joined PRX: 2003-09-15 00:00:00.0
Jake Shapiro is Executive Director of the Public Radio Exchange (PRX), a nonprofit web-based service for distribution, review, and licensing of radio programs. Prior to helping launch PRX in 2003, Jake served as Associate Director of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School, where he oversaw projects related to intellectual property, digital media, and Internet architecture. He remains a Berkman Center Fellow. Jake has worked as a producer with The Connection, a nationally distributed call-in talk show from WBUR in Boston. He serves on the boards of the Association of Independents in Radio, Open Source Media (producers of Open Source with Christopher Lydon from PRI), the Integrated Media Association, and the Conversations Network. He is also an independent musician and composer and has recorded and performed on guitar and cello with numerous groups, most recently the Boston rock band Two Ton Shoe.