ole is Majorly Indie. That means that although we are the world’s fastest growing rights management company, with the infrastructure and reach of a Major, we continue to deliver the personal touch, speed, creativity and caring of an indie.
ole was founded in 2004, and has operations in Toronto, Nashville, New York and Los Angeles. The company boasts a team of 60 experienced industry professionals focused on acquisitions, creative development, and worldwide rights management.
ole has concluded over $350M USD in acquisitions and controls a catalog of over 45,000 songs and 60,000 hours of TV/Film music across all genres. ole's acquisitions include purchases of music catalogs: Rush, Timbaland, Blacktop, Jody Williams Music, Rami Yacoub, Chris Wallin, Richie Macdonald, Balmur, Keith Follese, Lighthouse, Frank Myers, Dream Warriors, Encore, and David Tyson. ole Film & TV catalogs include Sony Pictures Entertainment (’93-2012), MGM, WGBH, Cookie Jar, Cineflix, CCI, Miramax and most recently, Nu Image/Millenium Films.
ole is committed to the creative development of its 100+ staff songwriters, legacy writers and composers and adding value to our catalogs and client catalogs. Current ole writers include Rush, Timbaland, Steven Tyler, Tyler Farr, Josh Dorr, Gord Bamford, Brett Jones, Dave Turnbull and Marty Dodson. ole has ongoing Ventures with Last Gang Publishing, Roots Three Music, Jackoby Publishing and most recently ole-bluestone Publishing, ole’s venture with global hitmaker, Timbaland.
ole is a rights management expert and has concluded worldwide publishing administration agreements, AV Secondary Rights and/or YouTube/Online Collection deals with some of the world's leading songwriters, publishers and film and television producers. ole remains committed to transparent client reporting practices and leading edge IT including best in class online account portals and proprietary, real-time revenue tracking and analytics. ole Digital, ole’s newest division manages and collects online revenues for our clients via direct deals with YouTube and many other services around the world.
ole owns or represents up to 150,000 production music tracks within its MusicBox libraries. MusicBox delivers excellent customer service and quality creative on a leading edge IT platform. Our production music division leverages ole's established Administration, Finance and IT services.
ole is committed to being the best and most innovative global destination for world-class songwriters, composers, and management talent, and the first choice music source for creators in all media.