Sony Music Distribution

  1. Business Matters: AEG, Copyright Reform, Another Planet and more

    July 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT LABELS + AEG, CONFLICT OF INTEREST? -- Would a conflict of interest prevent major labels from buying a stake in AEG ? The Deal tosses out Live Nation as an example, saying its artist management division’s quest for higher guarantees is fundamental ...

  2. Industry Vet Katz Departs Sony BMG Sales Unit

    January 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST Veteran music sales executive Jordan Katz has exited Sony BMG Sales Enterprise, the distribution arm of Sony BMG. Katz had been president there since September 2004. Well regarded by accounts and by rival sales executives, Katz was previously seni ...

  3. Industry Vet Murphy Dies

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT John Murphy, a retired Sony Music Distribution executive, died Saturday, June 2, from a sudden heart attack. Murphy, who was 56 years-old, had been on vacation with his wife in Flagstaff, Arizona, and had just returned from jogging when the attack ...

  4. AAIM Names Bengloff President

    January 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST The American Assn. of Independent Music (AAIM) has named Richard Bengloff as president. Bengloff was most recently the CFO/VP of finance and administration for public radio station WNYC, and will assume his duties as the head of the New York-based ...

  5. Red Names Bob Morelli Executive VP/GM

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bob Morelli has been named executive VP/GM of Red Distribution, replacing Ken Antonelli who resigned as president of the Sony BMG Sales Enterprise Unit on June 2. NEW YORK -- Bob Morelli has been named executive VP/GM of Red Distribution, replacin ...

  6. Red Names Bob Morelli Executive VP/GM

    June 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Replaces Ken Antonelli who resigned June 2. Bob Morelli has been named executive VP/GM of Red, replacing Ken Antonelli who resigned as president of the Sony BMG Sales Enterprise Unit on June 2. In taking on his new responsibilities, Morelli leaves ...

  7. Sony BMG Distrib Arm Issues Terms

    February 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG Music Entertainment Sales, the new company created from the merger of Sony Music Distribution and BMG Distribution, has issued the trading terms it will use in selling to accounts. Sony BMG Music Entertainment Sales, the new company creat ...

  8. Sony BMG Sales Enterprise Names Staff

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Morelli, Clyne are exec VP/GMs. Sony BMG Sales Enterprise, the New York-based company being formed from Sony Music Distribution and BMG Distribution, has made several appointments. Bob Morelli and George Clyne have been named as executive VP/GMs. ...

  9. Sony BMG Sales Enterprise Names Staff

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Morelli, Clyne are exec VP/GMs. Sony BMG Sales Enterprise, the New York-based company being formed from Sony Music Distribution and BMG Distribution, has made several appointments. Bob Morelli and George Clyne have been named as executive VP/GMs. ...

  10. Sony BMG Names Additional Execs

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT <b>Lisa Weiss</b> has been named senior VP/general counsel/secretary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, reporting to CEO Andrew Lack. Legal: Lisa Weiss has been named senior VP/general counsel/secretary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, r ...

  11. Sony BMG Names Distribution Co-Presidents

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In another integration move, Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its respective distribution heads, Bill Frohlich and Jordan Katz, as co-presidents of its distribution sales efforts, reporting to M In another integration move, Sony BMG Music En ...

  12. Sony BMG Names Distribution Co-Presidents

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Katz, Frohlich take on expanded responsibilities. In another integration move, Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its respective distribution heads, Bill Frohlich and Jordan Katz, as co-presidents of its distribution sales efforts, reporting t ...

  13. Yarbrough Quits Musicland Post

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran exec to consult for chain. Musicland vice chairman Danny Yarbrough has stepped down from the music chain to once again join the ranks of consultants. Yarbrough will continue to advise the chain in a number of areas, including overseeing it ...

  14. Yarbrough Quits Musicland Post

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran exec to consult for chain. Musicland vice chairman Danny Yarbrough has stepped down from the music chain to once again join the ranks of consultants. Yarbrough will continue to advise the chain in a number of areas, including overseeing it ...

  15. Scene Specialties Owner Billy Getz Dies

    May 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Billy Getz, the owner and president of Cleveland-based Scene Specialties, died this morning (May 3) after a long battle with an undisclosed illness. Getz was a music industry fixture for many years, a Billy Getz, the owner and president of Clevela ...