Tres is the Executive Vice President, Business Affairs at iHeartMedia and is responsible for strategic dealmaking with the music and entertainment industries. Tres served as general counsel on the management team of successful digital music startup, Thumbplay, and was instrumental in its acquisition by iHeartMedia in 2011. He also held roles at early digital music retailer eMusic, Sony BMG and Zomba Group. Tres regularly consults and lectures on music industry topics and devotes significant time to mentoring and education. Tres actively supports Musicians On Call (including as a member of its Advisory Board), Jazz House Kids, Appalachian State University, City of Hope, and has been on the board of directors of the Radio Music Licensing Committee since 2013. Tres is a musician, songwriter, and always enjoys a good jam.