Sunday, April 11, 2021

Ryan Press Named President, A&R, Warner/Chappell

Warner/Chappell Music has announced the promotion of Ryan Press to President, A&R, U.S. Press, who joined the publisher in 2009, has worked closely with an array...

Executive Spotlight: Walter Jones & Sam Taylor, Sony/ATV’s Executive Duo

What’s it like running Sony/ATV’s Urban Music Department?  We get some answers up close from Walter Jones, Vice President of Urban Music (East Coast) and Sam Taylor, Sr. Director,...

BET Announces New Executive Team

Michael D. Armstrong was recently appointed General Manager, BET Networks.  In this role, Armstrong will drive strategy and operations, with direct oversight of Content Strategy & Multiplatform Scheduling, Marketing, Corporate...

Executive Spotlight: Trevor Gale, Sr. VP, Writer Publisher Relations, SESAC

How does it feel going into your 20th year with the performance rights organization? It’s been a blessing. I get to work with so many talented and amazing songwriters....

RCA Inspiration Names Damon Williams VP of Marketing

RCA Inspirational appoints entertainment marketing executive Damon Williams as their new Vice President of Marketing, where the industry veteran will join the Nashville-based label in spearheading marketing initiatives for their award-winning...

Talking Teamwork & Music Publishing with Warner Chappell’s Brandra Ringo & Wallace Joseph

Brandra Ringo The hits have kept on coming at Warner Chappell Music. The publishing company is home to writers on some of the year’s most...

2020 Executive Watch List

The decade closed with the music business experiencing its biggest resurgence in years due to streaming becoming the dominant driving force behind consumer consumption. Independents and emerging talent have...

Weighing In With Universal Music Publishing Group VP Walter Jones

Celebrating his one-year mark as Vice President, Creative, at Universal Music Publishing Group, Walter Jones is an executive who worked his way up through the ranks starting out as...

Executive Q&A: Amilcar “PRO” Welton/CEO of CREATE.Digital Music

In the music and entertainment industry, you often come across a number of A&R’s, publicists, executives, and founders. However, how many of them are accessible to where all you...

Quick Takes with SKAM Artist Owner SUJIT KUNDU

Sujit Kundu owns SKAM Artist, a booking and management agency with an incredible roster of open format and EDM DJs/hosts including Lil Jon, Nick Cannon, Samantha Ronson, Irie, Amber...
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