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'The Digital Diva' Ruth McCartney started her first database as fan club manager of her step brother Paul's band The Beatles. After helping create the first band websites in the 90's, find out why she's 'all in' on the Metaverse.

March 22, 2022 Mr. Wendell and Ron Baptiste Season 1 Episode 18
Culture Capsules
'The Digital Diva' Ruth McCartney started her first database as fan club manager of her step brother Paul's band The Beatles. After helping create the first band websites in the 90's, find out why she's 'all in' on the Metaverse.
Show Notes

In this episode Mr. Wendell and Ron Baptiste speak with Ruth McCartney of McCartney Multimedia, early pioneers in the online world since 1994. But Ruth's beginnings as a database manager go back to the 60's, as a fan club manager of her step brother Paul's band The Beatles. It's where she first learned about the importance of connectivity between people from different parts of the world.

'The Digital Diva', Ruth was also part of the team that created the very first websites for bands and other talent in the 90's, when people would ask "What is a Web-SIDE"? She's currently 'all in' on the metaverse and NFTs, and is currently a part of Gourmetnft.com, which has amassed the largest number of chef's recipes in the digital collectibles space.

Hear about her amazing journey and her positive forward thinking, and find out what  aftermathislands.io is too!