Eloy Lopez is an entrepreneur with over 12 years of experience in the electronic music industry. In 2004, nine years after his first encounter with electronic music, he cofounded Beatport, the largest music store for DJs in the world. While serving as Beatport’s President and COO, he directed development and executed a marketing and content strategy to separate the company from its competitors, building Beatport to be a premium brand driven by a passionate team of dedicated music lovers.
In 2011, Eloy joined Digitally Imported, now the premier online radio destination for electronic music fans, the only electronic music platform to integrate streaming radio, on-demand features and track downloads on a single platform. As President and COO, Eloy has implemented strategic projects to grow revenue and listeners. His dedication to people and professional mentorship has enabled him to build a successful team of passionate and driven people, creating a dynamic foundation for horizontal and vertical growth for music consumption around the world.
Eloy’s latest journey, Irrupt, is a premium sound design and production company based in Denver and Berlin. Irrupt creates and curates sound elements for electronic music producers and performers. Their creative sounds are designed to inspire studio compositions, performances, and DJ sets to reach beyond what is formulaic, routine, and typical. Irrupt promotes and sells curated royalty-free sounds and collections representing a new digital audio format of a granular loop structure.