BMG North America

  1. BMG Rights Management and Germany's GEMA Sign 'One-Stop' European Digital Licensing Deal

    May 24, 2012 3:34 PM EDT BERLIN - BMG Rights Management and the German collection society GEMA reached an agreement that will simplify the licensing and administration of online rights for BMG's Anglo-American repertoire across Europe. The partnership will begin July ...

  2. Pub Briefs: BMG Chrysalis Signs Bruno Mars; Carole King To Receive BMI Icon Award

    March 23, 2012 7:00 AM EDT BMG Chrysalis Signs Bruno Mars - BMG Chrysalis US has signed an exclusive worldwide publishing deal with Bruno Mars, whose debut album, "Doo-Wops & Hooligans," has scanned 1.7 million units so far in the U.S., according to Nielsen So ...

  3. @Narm 2011 Kicks Off on Upbeat Note: Music Sales Increase 1.6%

    May 12, 2011 7:12 AM EDT The NARM convention kicked off on an upbeat note this morning in Los Angeles at the Century City Hyatt Regency, as delegates basked in the glow of a 1.6% U.S. sales increase , the first time since 2004. During his keynote address, BMG North Americ ...

  4. Sony BMG Ups Kooker

    October 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Dennis Kooker, Sony BMG Global Digital business and U.S. sales executive VP of operations has added GM stripes to his title and responsibilities. Kooker will continue to report to president of Global Digital Business and U.S. Sales Thomas Hesse an ...

  5. Independent Label Group Names Flott CFO

    July 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Most recently COO of Jack of All Games. Independent Label Group (ILG) has appointed Matthew Flott as CFO. Based in New York City, Flott will report to Todd Moscowitz, president of ILG. At ILG--which includes including Warner Music Group Corp.' ...

  6. Sony BMG Names Canada Execs

    November 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Lisa Zbitnew, president of Sony BMG Music Canada, has announced the company's management structure. Meanwhile, as many as 60 of the 235 Sony and BMG Canadian staffers have been pink-slipped, and more Lisa Zbitnew, president of Sony BMG Music ...

  7. Sony BMG Names Canada Execs

    November 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Lisa Zbitnew, president of Sony BMG Music Canada, has announced the company's management structure. Meanwhile, as many as 60 of the 235 Sony and BMG Canadian staffers have been pink-slipped, and more Lisa Zbitnew, president of Sony BMG Music ...

  8. Sony BMG Names Executive VPs

    October 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment in New York has named Joe DiMuro as executive VP of strategic marketing and Jeff Jones as executive VP of catalog. Both report to COO Michael Smellie. Sony BMG Music Entertainment in New York has named Joe DiMuro as ex ...

  9. Davis Advocates Customer Service In NARM Keynote

    August 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT During his keynote interview today (Aug. 22) at the 2004 National Assn. of Record Merchants convention, Clive Davis, chairman/CEO of BMG North America, urged record retailers to create a passionate co During his keynote interview today (Aug. 22) a ...

  10. Davis Advocates Customer Service In NARM Keynote

    August 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT During his keynote interview today (Aug. 22) at the 2004 National Assn. of Record Merchants convention, Clive Davis, chairman/CEO of BMG North America, urged record retailers to create a passionate co During his keynote interview today (Aug. 22) a ...

  11. Biz Cautious On Digital Distribution

    July 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Digital execs look to sub services for growth. BMG North America president/COO Charles Goldstuck told attendees of the Jupiter Plug.In conference today (July 26) in New York that the CD -- not digital distribution -- will dictate how the recording ...

  12. Biz Cautious On Digital Distribution

    July 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT BMG North America president/COO Charles Goldstuck told attendees of the Jupiter Plug.In conference today (July 26) in New York that the CD -- not digital distribution -- will dictate how the recording BMG North America president/COO Charles Goldst ...

  13. BMG Ups Two In Strategic Marketing Group

    July 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT BMG Strategic Marketing Group in New York has made two key promotions. BMG Strategic Marketing Group in New York has made two key promotions. Matthew Stringer has been upped from VP to senior VP of marketing and creative services. Stringer will co ...

  14. BMG Ups Two In Strategic Marketing Group

    July 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT BMG Strategic Marketing Group in New York has made two key promotions. BMG Strategic Marketing Group in New York has made two key promotions. Matthew Stringer has been upped from VP to senior VP of marketing and creative services. Stringer will co ...

  15. Clive Davis To Keynote NARM Convention

    June 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Clive Davis, chairman/CEO of BMG North America, will deliver the keynote address at the 2004 NARM convention, to be held Aug. 21-24 at the San Diego Marriott. Clive Davis, chairman/CEO of BMG North America, will deliver the keynote address at the ...

  16. Clive Davis To Keynote NARM Convention

    June 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Address to take form of one-on-one interview. Clive Davis, chairman/CEO of BMG North America, will deliver the keynote address at the 2004 NARM convention, to be held Aug. 21-24 at the San Diego Marriott. In a switch from the traditional keynote f ...

  17. Celebrate Brooklyn To Honor Davis

    May 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Clive Davis is going home -- to Brooklyn. Celebrate Brooklyn, one of the nation's oldest free performing arts festivals, will honor Davis, chairman of BMG North America and a Brooklyn native, at a gal Clive Davis is going home -- to Brooklyn. ...

  18. Celebrate Brooklyn To Honor Davis

    May 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Clive Davis is going home -- to Brooklyn. Celebrate Brooklyn, one of the nation's oldest free performing arts festivals, will honor Davis, chairman of BMG North America and a Brooklyn native, at a gal Clive Davis is going home -- to Brooklyn. ...

  19. Update: BMG Confirms Label Changes

    March 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMG has confirmed the realignment of its U.S. labels, first tipped here yesterday. Barry Weiss has taken the new title of president/CEO of Zomba Label Group. He was president of Jive. New York-based W BMG has confirmed the realignment of its U.S. ...

  20. Jordan Katz To Head BMG Distribution

    March 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST With the dismantling of Arista underway, senior VP of sales Jordan Katz has been promoted to executive VP/GM of BMG Distribution. He succeeds Pete Jones, who plans to retire March 31 as president/CEO With the dismantling of Arista underway, senior ...

  21. RCA Victor Back Under Jeb Hart

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST The RCA Victor Group is back. A year after BMG Entertainment split the label group into BMG Classics and Arista Associated Labels, the latter has regained the RCA Victor name and will operate as a sta The RCA Victor Group is back. A year after BMG ...

  22. Blue Joins RCA Music Group In Head A&R Role

    March 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST Jeff Blue has been named senior VP of A&R for RCA Music Group. He joins from Interscope Records, where he held the same post, signing and producing new punk group Social Code, among others. Jeff Blue has been named senior VP of A&R for ...

  23. N.Y. Family Day To Benefit TJ Martell

    February 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST The T.J. Martell Foundation will hold its fifth annual Family Day from 1-4 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Hilton Hotel in New York. The T.J. Martell Foundation will hold its fifth annual Family Day from 1-4 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Hilton Hotel in New York. The c ...

  24. Update: Arista, RCA/J, Jive Under Clive's Control

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMG, which is continuing to streamline its operations ahead of a merger with Sony Music, has tapped Clive Davis as chairman/CEO of BMG North America. The restructuring puts the operations of Arista, R BMG, which is continuing to streamline its ope ...

  25. Update: Arista, RCA/J, Jive Under Clive's Control

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMG, which is continuing to streamline its operations ahead of a merger with Sony Music, has tapped Clive Davis as chairman/CEO of BMG North America. The restructuring puts the operations of Arista, R BMG, which is continuing to streamline its ope ...