Bernard Miyet

  1. Frances Preston Remembered by Dolly Parton, Linda Moran, Lamont Dozier, International Publishing Execs, More

    June 13, 2012 3:03 PM EDT Frances Preston in her role as then-vice president of BMI. (Photo: Billboard Archives) The music community was saddened today by news of the passing of Frances Williams Preston, longtime head of BMI and one of the pioneering female executives in t ...

  2. SACEM Names Jean-Noel Tronc Chairman

    December 08, 2011 12:15 PM EST France's SACEM Names Jean Noel Tronc Chairman French authors, composers and publishers collecting society SACEM named Jean Noel Tronc to replace Bernard Miyet, the current chairman of the management board who did not apply for a new mandate. ...

  3. France's SACEM Revenues Up 7.5% Last Year

    July 13, 2011 2:36 PM EDT Sacem, the French authors and publishers collection society, has just announced 7.5% growth in 2010 to €819.6 million (about $1.16 billion), the agency's first growth that's exceeded inflation in five years, according to Sacem report. In ...

  4. YouTube Signs With France's Sacem

    September 30, 2010 12:00 AM EDT French songwriters' and publishers' collecting society Sacem has announced a licensing deal with Youtube France, after three years of negotiations. The deal, described by Sacem as a blanket license, includes Sacem's worldwide repert ...

  5. Sacem 'Close' To YouTube Deal

    June 30, 2010 12:00 AM EDT French authors' and publishers' collecting society Sacem is set to a strike a licensing agreement with YouTube. The development was announced during a Paris press conference to unveil collections and distribution of income to members for ...

  6. @MIDEM: Sacem Revenues Stable, Zelnick Disappoints

    January 24, 2010 12:00 AM EST Sacem, the French licensing and collection society, estimates that royalty collections last year remained stable despite a challenging economic environment and the lack of the appropriate remuneration from music activity on the Internet. At a pres ...

  7. Sacem Mechanical Revenues Down 15.9 Per Cent

    June 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT French authors' and publishers' collecting society Sacem has revealed a 15.9% decline in income from CD and DVD mechanical rights to €100 million ($139.9 million). While its headline results had already been unveiled in January, Sacem ha ...

  8. Sacem Collections Dip

    January 27, 2009 12:00 AM EST French authors' rights society Sacem has reported collections of €756 million ($978.5 million) for the financial year ending Dec. 31 2008, a decrease of 0.4% on 2007. Sacem has yet to reveal detailed figures but noted the continuing decrease ...

  9. Sacem Posts Slight Collections Rise

    June 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT French authors rights society Sacem has reported collections of €759.1 million ($1.182 billion) in the financial year ending Dec. 31, 2007, an increase of 0.4% on 2006. Sacem's revenue growth was slowed by a 7.7% decline in income from CD and ...

  10. Sacem Posts Collections Decline

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT French authors rights society Sacem has reported collections of 755.9 million euros ($1.02 billion) in the financial year ending Dec. 31, 2006, a decrease of 0.2% on 2005. "This is the first time since 1992 that collected revenue decreases fr ...

  11. SACEM, SGAE Form Venture For Pan-Euro Licensing

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST French and Spanish authors' rights societies are forming a joint venture to offer pan-European publishing licenses to digital and mobile services. SACEM president/CEO Bernard Miyet and SGAE chairman Eduardo Bautista announced their plans toda ...

  12. France's Sacem Posts 4.2% Growth

    July 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT French authors rights society Sacem has reported collections of €757.4 million ($953 million) in 2005, a 4.2% increase from 2004. French authors rights society Sacem has reported collections of €757.4 million ($953 million) in 2005, a 4. ...

  13. French Music Industry Combats Blanket License

    December 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Industry groups representing indie and major labels, publishers, retailers and authors, as well as artists, vigorously reacted to the vote yesterday (Dec. 21) of an amendment introducing the new digit Industry groups representing indie and major l ...

  14. Sacem Revenues Post Limited Growth in 2004

    June 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Income from mechanical rights dropped 24%. French authors rights society Sacem collected in 2004 € 726.5 million ($ 881 million), a 2.5% increase over 2003. Sacem distributed € 578.1 million ($ 701 million) to its members, € 300 000 ($ 363 800) mo ...

  15. GESAC Elects Miyet President

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bernard Miyet was elected April 21 to a two-year term as president of Groupement Européen des Sociétés d'Auteurs et Compositeurs (GESAC), the trade body representing European rights societi Bernard Miyet was elected April 21 ...

  16. Miyet Elected President Of GESAC

    April 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT SACEM chairman to replace Gema's Kreile. Bernard Miyet was elected to a two-year term as president of GESAC (European Grouping of Authors' and Composers' Societies), on April 21 at the trade group's general meeting. Miyet is ch ...