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The BandGram

The BandGram allows you to discover and share music through MMS messages. Think text or picture messaging on your phone, but with music.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Media and Entertainment
  • Location Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2012
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

The BandGram is focused on connecting artists with their fans in a way that is more personal than ever before. Music fans can follow their favorite artists with The BandGram to receive previews of new singles and news on concerts in their area. The BandGram is also developing a mobile app that will let you text a song clips to friends to tell them about a new band, invite them to a concert, or even let them know how you're feeling through a song.


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    Brandon Bechtel
    Chief Executive Officer

    Brandon has a diverse background in business and engineering, having completed an International MBA in 2010. During his MBA, he spent 7 months living and working in Brazil, developing marketing/product strategies for a major heavy equipment manufacturer. More recently, Brandon worked for a small consulting startup based in Columbia, South Carolina before joining CNH to assist in turning around one of their Latin American production plants.

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    Adam Bechtel

    Adam is finishing up his last year at Purdue University, where he is a student in Krannert School of Management studying Industrial Management and Marketing. A young entrepreneur, Adam has worked on several small startups and successfully managed a small business in the West Lafayette area. Experience in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS coupled with a strong art background; Adam is the creative designer behind The BandGram’s look and feel.