Former EMI Music publishing executive Jonathan Channon is teaming with Dutch song publisher Imagem to launch a joint film/TV venture, Imagem FTV. The newly created division of Imagem, which reps publishing rights for such acts as Elvis Presley, Pink Floyd, Ludacris and Daft Punk, is setting its sights on managing the music publishing assets of broadcasters, production companies and other media entities. One of the ­division's launch deals is a global partnership with British independent international distribution banner Avalon Distribution.

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