things that jake is doing now

product managing r&d at pex

running a bi-weekly AI newsletter

writing python scripts to source music metadata

consulting with misc people about generative AI

teaching myself python and langchain

building an AI-based music metadata generator

building an AI-based brand brief generator

being a dad

losing nightly at valorant

trying to grow grass in Nashville heat

the past

built a database-of-truth at pex

product managed an online bookseller called aerio

built an NLP-based book metadata enhancement service

helped with business analysis for ingram content group

wrote a book on publishing metadata

headed up metadata quality for a music metadata engine

wrote music metadata style guides for MusicBiz

built a classical distribution engine with a cool guy