Industry Guest

Ollie Wards

NSW, Australia

TikTok - Director of Music


Ollie Wards is TikTok's first Director of Music for Australia and New Zealand. Since joining TikTok in September 2020, he has worked to create opportunities for Australian and Kiwi artists on the platform both domestically and overseas. Ollie is always building ways to deepen the users' experience with music on TikTok and connect them with musicians through multiple avenues including live streaming, music editorial, content creation support or projects like launching a TikTok radio station. Ollie's originally from Auckland and likes to get home to visit family as much as possible.



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