Once tagged by Rolling Stone magazine as one of the music industry’s leading experts, Stacey has 30 years’ experience as a music industry executive and lawyer in London and New York.
Currently the Founder of SHHH Media, Inside Baseball Music Publishing, FoxPin Artist Management and The Music Firm, Stacey continues work in music.
She advises multiplatinum superstars to emerging artists. She has previously advised billion pound brands in the use of music in their marketing and advertising and global icons in their contract negotiations as part of the music team of a well known (but no longer existing) City firm. Favorite negotiation at that firm was for a music client’s appearance on The Simpsons. Favorite client communication, Christmas card from David Bowie.
As a co-founder of IAFAR Ltd., Stacey is educating the world on neighbouring rights, the most important untapped revenue stream in today’s music industry.
Her legal training began as the protégé of Mark Stephens CBE at Stephens Innocent and her work continued in-house at labels and publishers.
She is a member of the New York State Bar Association, The American Bar Association, The National Union of Journalists, The Society of Authors and the Crime Writers Association.
Stacey co-presents the podcast Two Gone Blondes, the YouTube channels S&M and Sex, Food & Rock n Roll, and the TV show Girls Talk.
Stacey is Author of The Man From Verona, Lola Steele: Sex, Food & Rock n Roll, The Plain & Simple Guide to Music Publishing UK Edition, Sports vs Music – Sponsorship Showdown or Perfect Combination, A Gefilte Fish Out of Water and many children’s illustrated books.