Founder and President, Rostrum Records
Benjy Grinberg is the Founder and President of Rostrum Records.
Started in 2003, Rostrum has a diverse roster which includes artists such as Mod Sun, Cornelius, Wiz Khalifa, KT Tunstall, Taliwhoah, Innanet James, Juliann Alexander, Mac Miller, and The Bird and The Bee.
Grinberg was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania. Upon graduating, Grinberg moved to New York City to pursue a career in the music industry. Three months after moving to NYC, Grinberg got his official start in music as Antonio “LA” Reid’s assistant. After gaining experience at Arista Records, Grinberg wanted to try his hand at finding and developing artists of his own. Grinberg’s focus on artist development has largely contributed to Rostrum’s success and longevity.
Over the course of the last sixteen years Rostrum has sold millions of albums and tens of millions of singles, while constantly discovering and embracing new ways for their artists to get their music out and build lasting relationships with fans. In 2013, Grinberg was named one of Billboard’s “40 under 40”. He is also a voting member of the Grammys.