Tag: CEO

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ASCAP Announces Election Results for New Board Officers

ASCAP announced the results of its Board of Directors officers elections held on April 29 in Los Angeles. Award-winning songwriter Paul Williams was re-elected Chairman and President for the fourth time. Williams has held the office since 2009. Doug Wood, a…

Sony/ATV Takes New Approach in Nashville

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has adopted a pioneering approach among major music publishers by installing an A&R executive to work in Nashville and specialize in non-country music. Mark Abramowitz, who was previously A&R Coordinator in Sony/ATV’s New York office, has relocated…

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Debi B Exits WBLS

A silent voice or the opening of a new chapter? Debi Jackson, professionally known as Debi B and the wife of the late New York City broadcast personality Hal Jackson, recently announced that WBLS Sunday Classics has ceased to air…

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ENTERTAINMENT ONE MUSIC SIGNS DEITRICK HADDON, TO PARTNERSHIP

ENTERTAINMENT ONE MUSIC SIGNS AWARD-WINNING GOSPEL SUPERSTAR DEITRICK HADDON, FORMING PARTNERSHIP ON NEW LABEL, DHVISIONS  Partnership with Haddon to also include TV/Film Development NASHVILLE, TN (March 10, 2015) – Two award-winning powerhouses have teamed up to bring gospel music and…

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ASCAP CEO Beth Matthews Pleads Music Licensing Case to Congress

ASCAP CEO Beth Matthews Pleads Music Licensing Case to Congress Elizabeth Matthews – the CEO of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) –testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and…

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Brian Roberts Appointed New EVP and COO of ASCAP

Brian Roberts Appointed New EVP and COO of ASCAP, the American Society of Composers Authors and Publishers, announced today the appointment of music industry veteran Brian Roberts as the organization’s Executive Vice President Chief Operating Officer, reporting to ASCAP CEO…

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Willie Moore Jr. Hosts The Nightly Split

Willie Moore Jr. Is Set to Host The Nightly Spirit with Willie Moore Jr. Weekdays Beginning March 9 The Inspirational Entertainer’s New Show Will Air Monday-Friday 7-11pm ET (March 2, 2015 Atlanta, GA) Broadcast personality Willie Moore Jr. will host…

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Rick Krim Appointed to Major Role at Sony/ATV

Rick Krim Appointed to Major Role at Sony/ATV Sony/ATV Music Publishing has appointed Rick Krim as Co-President, U.S., a role in which he will lead the company’s A&R operations in Los Angeles. The announcement was made by Martin Bandier, the…

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Music Business Empowerment Conference in Atlanta, GA March 13th-15th

Music Business Empowerment Conference in Atlanta, GA March 13th-15th ~Empowering the music leaders of tomorrow~ A PREMIER MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT CONFERENCE Music industry veterans Arlinda Garrett, Lester Pace and Kelby Cannick introduce the first annual Music Business Empowerment (MBE) Conference…