6 Licensing Specialist Business Success Stories [2023]

Updated: July 24th, 2023
Start A Licensing Specialist Business

Here are some real life success stories of starting a licensing specialist business:

1. Easy Song ($3.78M/year)

Aaron Green (from Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA) started Easy Song over 18 years ago.

$315K / month
2 founders / 11 employees
Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA

Case Study

Hello! This is Aaron Green, Vice President and co-founder of EasySongLicensing.com. We are a 3rd party music licensing agent, specializing in music clearance for any type of permission, for any type of use; kind of like your one-stop music nerd Swiss Army Knife!

We are a bootstrapped company who started in 2005 around the dining table of my house in Robbinsdale, MN, and now we have a user base of over 60,000 clients and growing! In 2018, we grossed $2.5M, and are happy to report a 30% increase so far in 2019.


Learn more about starting a licensing specialist business:

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-> How much does it cost to start a licensing specialist business?
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-> Examples of established licensing specialist business

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4. Salt Lake County

Salt Lake County

  • Business rank: #73.8K

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5. Easy Song

Clear any cover song in 1-2 days. You can talk to a real person and we handle everything for you.

  • Estimated revenue: $315K/month
  • Website traffic: 110K/month
  • Business rank: #184K

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6. AIS

AIS is an Indianapolis-based IT Consulting, Strategy & Security company, we believe IT should be a catalyst for growth that promotes productivity and trust.

  • Business rank: #1.65M

Check out their full website ➜

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