As part of our mission to be as transparent as possible, we’ll outline our current cap table which shows how much of the company is owned by whom and how we arrived there. We’ve decided to be open about this because we feel like radical transparency is often missing from tech companies and the broader music industry. Why be radically transparent? Because we think that having open equity is an important way to build trust - and it’s a good opportunity to demystify equity structure in a company like Ampled. We know that artists, creatives, and content creators live their lives far outside a startup tech bubble and often haven’t had a reason to absorb information like this. Here’s how we approached ownership of Ampled and the current cap table.
Ampled was founded by me (Austin Robey) and Collin Lewis. When we incorporated in ____,