Chris Cobb is an advocate for artists in the for profit and non-profit realms. Chris’ company Bonafide Live supports live experiences for a range of clients including festivals, corporate initiatives, one-off live events, media companies, venues, and private clients. He is a co-founder in start-up, D Tour, which is reimagining touring for independent artists; and has founded, owned, and operated several independent music venues. Chris is a founding member of the National Independent Venue Association, where he currently serves as TN Chapter President, and co-founded Music Venue Alliance Nashville.