Hangin out with Marie M.


Fun times with Marit Larsen.


Electric Zoo with Cliff J.


Clowning around with the Glispa folks.


Quartet contest with some Orpheus fellas.

 

Byron M. Kho


762 South 13th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Phone: (215) 732-2176
Cell: (215) 868-2006
Fax: (215) 893-4727
byronkho@gmail.com
byron@instantdollarz.com

AIM: IDzByron, bmkjack

 


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UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, Philadelphia, PA
August 2001 - May 2005
• Bachelor of Arts in Biology (BA)
• Minors in Chemistry and History

ROYAL CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC, Toronto, ON, Canada
May 1999
• Associateship Degree in Piano Performance (ARCT)

IDzMEDIA
Chief Executive Officer and President
September 2005 - present
• Built and developed IDz Media from loyalty website specialization to affiliate network. Guidance of overall business plan, sales strategy, brand development, financial planning and creation and maintenance of proprietary performance-based online advertising platforms. Chief web developer of all online properties, including affiliate network, dozens of content websites, and specialized Content Unlocker technology. Continuous management of thousands of publishers and dozens of in-house and off-site employees, including cross-training for all disciplines and daily customer service. Negotiation of new and continuing contractual agreements with over two hundred advertising agencies and online and offline businesses.
• Extensive knowledge of CPA/CPL/CPM affiliate networks, agencies and software, and general online advertising models. Working knowledge of Web Development (HTML, Flash, CSS, JavaScript), Platform Programming (Ajax, PHP, SQL), Media Placement and Buys, Lead Generation, Campaign Management and Analysis, Creative Services and Path Optimization. Specialization in loyalty marketing business plan and site development, publicity management, and cross-platform programming tools and APIs.

DOCTOR RICHARD DOTY, SMELL AND TASTE CENTER, HOSPITAL of the UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Research Assistant
September 2004 - September 2005
• Compile research from outside sources and conduct interviews of subjects
• Complete grant proposals and protocols for IRB review; edit for PI and other lab members

THE DAILY PENNSYLVANIAN
Science and Technology Beat Reporter
August 2004 - December 2004
• General reporting on all science and technology related subjects pertinent to university students, and specifically, University of Pennsylvania students.
• Maintenance of corporate and academic sources in Philadelphia and across the country.

DOCTOR RUTH MUSCHEL, CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL of the UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Research Assistant
July 2004 - September 2004
• Perform culture techniques with various cancer cell lines for oncology study
• Perform more complicated DNA insertions and DNA preps

PROFESSOR DAVID CASARETT, DIVISION OF GERIATRICS, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Research Assistant
January 2003 - June 2003
• Perform statistical data analysis for hospice care and medical decision making studies
• Compile research from outside sources and conduct interviews of subjects

CENTER FOR NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASE RESEARCH, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Laboratory Assistant
September 2002 - December 2002
• Perform animal surgery appropriate to laboratory protocols
• Perform immunohistochemistry techniques to analyze protein presence in relation to Alzheimer´s and Parkinson´s Disease
• Perform histologist function: embedded and sliced mouse brain samples and stained slides
• Perform microscope analysis of brain samples

PROFESSOR TED ABEL, BIOLOGY DEPARTMENT, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Laboratory Assistant
September 2001 - May 2002
• Performed embedding and slicing of mouse brain samples
• Performed various lab protocols, including Western and Southern blots, dissections, DNA insertions and DNA preps
• Responsible for lab maintenance and restocking
• Compiled references for research papers

MUSIC EXPERIENCE

ACADEMY OF MUSIC
Pianist
2013 - present
• Pre-shows for most Broadway at the Academy productions

THE ORPHEUS CLUB OF PHILADELPHIA
Pianist/Accompanist/Singer
2012 - present
• Tenor 2 choral member and quartet singer
• Accompanist for regular Orpheus Club concerts at the Kimmel Center and First Baptist
• Pianist for Annual Revels show and other events

VARIOUS
Music Director/Accompanist/Soloist
2000 - present
• 2014: A Midsummer's Night Hootenanny cabaret
• 2011: Wars & Whores: A Henry IV Musical by Jeffrey Barg, Benjamin Kamine and Sally Ollove
• 2009: Falsettos by William Finn
• 2008: Studio Incamminati gala

FRONT ROW THEATRE
Music Director
August 2008
Elegies by William Finn

INTUITONS
Music Director
January - April 2008
Songs for a New World by Jason Robert Brown

STIMULUS CHILDREN's THEATER
Co-Music Director
September - October 2007
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown by Clark Gesner and Andrew Lippa

ANNENBERG CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
Accompanist
September 2006 - present
• Bruce Montgomery feature performances
• Bruce Montgomery Theater christening
• Annenberg Fundraisers
• Bruce Montgomery Memorial

GILBERT AND SULLIVAN PLAYERS
Accompanist
September - December 2006
Utopia, Limited by Gilbert and Sullivan

PENN GLEE CLUB
Accompanist/Student Director
September 2001 - May 2007
• 2007: Bruce Montgomery Celebration, Tour of Ireland
• 2005: Pennsylvania Jones and the Tempo of Doom, Tour of South America, Richard Cheney
• 2004: Now Frat's What I Call Music!, Tour of Asia, Martin Sheen
• 2003: Summer Vamp, Philadelphia Phillies
• 2002: It's Gonna' Be Glee!, Philadelphia Phillies

PENN PLAYERS
Accompanist/Music Director
September 2002 - December 2009
• 2009: Company by Sondheim and Furth
• 2006: Cabaret by Ebb and Kander
• 2004: Annie Get Your Gun by Irving Berlin
• 2003: Zombie Prom by Rowe and Dempsey
• 2002: Carousel by Rodgers and Hammerstein, The Wild Party by Andrew Lippa

UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA ALUMNI SOCIETY
Pianist
February 2005
• New York City fundraisers

PENN SINGERS
Accompanist
September 2002 - May 2004
• 2004: The Gondoliers by Gilbert and Sullivan
• 2003: Utopia, Limited by Gilbert and Sullivan
• 2002: The Most Happy Fella by Frank Loesser

QUADRAMICS
Accompanist/Music Director
September 2002 - April 2010
• 2010: Sweeney Todd by Stephen Sondheim
• 2009: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum by Stephen Sondheim
• 2006: Grease by Jacobs and Casey
• 2005: The Rocky Horror Show by Richard O'Brien
• 2004: Bye Bye Birdie by Adams and Strouse
• 2003: The Wild Party by Andrew Lippa (Philadelphia Premiere)

PENN OPERA SOCIETY
Accompanist
September 2001 - May 2002

HARRISBURG CHORAL SOCIETY
Accompanist
September 2000 - May 2001

JUBILATE!
Accompanist
September 1999 - May 2000

YOUNG ARTISTS PIANO ENSEMBLE
Piano Soloist and Ensemble Member
September 1998 - May 2002
• 2001: Tour of Europe: Canadian War Museum at Ypres, Brahms Museum in Vienna and more.
• 2000: Tour of England: Eton College, Caldicott School, Cliveden Royal Estates.
• 1999: Tour of New York and Connecticut: Steinway Hall, Yale University.
• 1998: Disneyland