Sunday, April 11, 2021

BMG Promotes Allegra Willis Knerr to VP Film & TV Licensing

BMG is proud to announce the promotion of Allegra Willis Knerr to VP, Film & TV Licensing. Based in Los Angeles, in her new role, Willis Knerr will be...

Meet Sam Kling – Senior VP, Creative Ops, SESAC

Sam Kling serves as Senior Vice President, Creative Operations for SESAC Holdings, Inc., where he oversees the company’s growth strategies for artists affiliations, music publishers and new business opportunities...

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...

Q&A with Hurricane Dave Smith, VP of Programming & Operations, Radio One, Atlanta

Q: You’ve been in radio for quite some time. Tell us which stations you are currently overseeing. A: WHTA Hot 107.9; WAMJ Majic 107.5/97.5; WPZE Praise 102.5; WUMJ Boom 102.9....

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....

Six Questions w/Wardell Malloy – Executive. Dir., Writer/Publisher Relations, BMI

Performance rights executives are typically on the front lines when it comes to the development, compensation and advocacy for songwriters’ rights. Wardell Malloy is one such executive. He recently...

Executive Spotlight: Q&A with Jennifer Horton

A&R, Manager, Talent Curator, Entrepreneur, Educator Whether she’s working with up and coming producers/songwriters, getting songs placed in movies and various projects, or consulting for superstar artists like Chris Brown,...

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...

Executive Spotlight: Zach Katz, Chief Creative Officer, BMG Chrysalis North America

Zach Katz was recently appointed Chief Creative Officer for BMG Chrysalis North America, which represents, administers and exploits the music rights of some of the biggest names in contemporary...

Amalgamation Executive Spotlight: Jesse Flores, VP, Business Development, Lyric Financial

Q: Jesse, please provide some brief background on your industry history, and how a company like Lyric Financial can be beneficial to the creative community. A: I am proud to...
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