Koch Entertainment Distribution is an independent music and video distributor. In business for nearly 20 years with its headquarters in New York, the company has a roster of independent labels covering a wide spectrum of genres in both music and video. It offers an alternative to the traditional system of regional independent distribution or national major label distribution. Koch s owned and affiliated labels are complemented by other independents, such as Epitaph, Righteous Babe, Artemis, Compendia, Hopeless, Smithsonian Folkways, Acoustic Disc, Landspeed, Putumayo World Music, Arhoolie, Shanachie, Moonshine, Bar/None, Full Moon, Chandos, AnimEigo, Brainy Baby and Yoga Zone. Koch s marketing and sales staff consists of more than 60 music and video professionals at regional sales offices in New York, Boston, Minneapolis, San Francisco and Austin, Texas.