T.J. Martell Foundation

  1. RCA's Tom Corson, Pitbull Honored By T.J. Martell Foundation in NYC

    September 29, 2014 12:57 PM EDT RCA Records President and COO Tom Corson was honored Sunday at the 15th annual T.J. Martell Foundation Family Day, held at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. Also honored was Polo Grounds Music/RCA recording artist Pitbull , who headline ...

  2. Marcie Allen Named T.J. Martell Foundation Board President, Troy Carter, Jennifer Breithaupt, Marty Diamond Named Board Directors

    January 13, 2014 4:17 PM EST The T.J. Martell Foundation, a charity focused on raising money for leukemia, cancer and AIDS research, has named a new president to its Board of Directors, three new members of the board as well as its board officers for this year in an announ ...

  3. T.J. Martell Foundation’s L.A. Family Day To Honor Bruce Eskowitz, Phil Guerini & Michael L. Klausman

    October 25, 2013 9:00 AM EDT Red Light Management COO Bruce Eskowitz, Radio Disney VP of programming and GM Phil Guerini and Michael L. Klausman, president of CBS Studio Center and SVP of West Coast operations and engineering will be honored Nov. 10 at the T.J. Martell Foun ...

  4. Backbeat: Bill Clinton Honors John Sykes, Perry Farrell Introduces Citi’s Jennifer ‘Breitwhite’ Breithaupt @ TJ Martell Gala, Raises $1.4 Mil For Cancer Research

    October 24, 2013 11:12 AM EDT “I’ve gotten used to the same invitation – ‘John, it would be great to have you join us. Can you bring a band?” That was John Sykes, president of Clear Channel Entertainment Enterprises, accepting his award for Lifetime Industry Achievement at t ...

  5. John Sykes to Receive Lifetime Music Industry Achievement Award at Annual T.J. Martell Foundation Gala

    October 08, 2013 12:24 PM EDT John Sykes, Clear Channel's president of entertainment enterprises, will be presented with the T.J. Martell Foundation's Lifetime Music Industry Achievement Award at the events upcoming ceremony in New York. Former President Bill Clint ...

  6. T.J. Martell to Honor Paradigm’s Marty Diamond

    July 02, 2013 3:16 PM EDT Marty Diamond, Paradigm Talent Agency’s head of East Coast music, will be the honoree at T.J. Martell Foundation’s 14th annual Family Day. The event will take place on Sept. 15 at Roseland Ballroom in New York City.   Tapped to perform are singe ...

  7. Francis W. Preston, 1928-2012

    June 14, 2012 7:30 PM EDT Former BMI ­president/CEO Frances Williams Preston, often referred to as "the best friend a songwriter ever had," died of congestive heart failure on June 13 at her home in Nashville. The tireless executive, whose early career duties inc ...

  8. Frances Preston, Former BMI CEO and Pioneering Female Exec, Dead at 83

    June 13, 2012 10:13 AM EDT (Photo: Richard Patire) Frances Williams Preston, longtime president/CEO of BMI, a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and a pioneering executive in the music industry, died this morning in Nashville from congestive heart failure, according t ...

  9. Music For Champions Benefit Concert to Feature Rascal Flatts

    February 06, 2012 1:57 PM EST The first-ever Music for Champions benefit event to help fight the battle against cancer will take place March 19 at the Hard Rock Live in Orlando, FL, and will feature a performance by multiple CMT Award-winning group Rascal Flatts. A second majo ...

  10. Exclusive: Brock Jones To Comcast-Spectacor

    January 13, 2012 5:00 AM EST In a move with national touring industry implications, Brock Jones, formerly VP of Bookings at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena, has joined Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor in the newly-created role of VP of Boo ...

  11. Charlie Brusco, Alliance Artists Join Red Light Family

    December 02, 2011 11:55 AM EST Atlanta-based artist management firm Alliance Artists has joined Red Light Management and is now operating as Red Light Management's Atlanta office, Billboard.biz has learned. Working directly with RLM founder Coran Capshaw, COO Bruce Eskowit ...

  12. Jonas Brothers, Management To Be Honored By T.J. Martell

    January 14, 2010 12:00 AM EST The T.J. Martell Foundation will honor the Jonas Brothers and their management team at its 11th Annual Family Day on April 18 at the Roseland Ballroom in New York. The award will be given for their continued efforts in support of children's c ...

  13. T.J. Martell Foundation's To Honor Clinton, Avant

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Event set for Oct. 10 in New York. The T.J. Martell Foundation's 31st annual Awards Gala touches down Oct. 10 at the Marriott Marquis in New York. This year's fundraiser honors former President Bill Clinton (humanitarian of the year) and ...

  14. BMI's Baird Dies

    August 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT She was 59. Patricia Baird, BMI assistant VP, corporate relations, died yesterday (Aug. 21) in New York after a long fight with cancer. She was 59. During a career that spanned more than 35 years, Baird had become a well-known and respected journa ...

  15. Label Vet Ray Anderson Dies

    December 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST He was 65. Ray Anderson, a major figure in record promotion who rose to become president of Epic Records, died of an apparent heart attack Dec. 15 at his home in San Clemente, Calif. He was 65. A native of Pittsburgh, Anderson got his start in the ...

  16. Flom Helms Virgin Record America

    October 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jason Flom, former co-chairman/CEO of Atlantic Records Group, replaces Matt Serletic as chairman/CEO of Virgin Records in America effective immediately. Jason Flom, former co-chairman/CEO of Atlantic Records Group, replaces Matt Serletic as chairm ...

  17. Flom In At Virgin

    October 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jason Flom, former co-chairman/CEO of Atlantic Records Group, will replace Matt Serletic as chairman/CEO of Virgin Records in America, Billboard has learned. According to sources close to the deal, Fl Jason Flom, former co-chairman/CEO of Atlantic ...

  18. Atlantic's Jason Flom Exits

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music Group has confirmed that Jason Flom is out as chairman/CEO of The Atlantic Records Group 17 months after he was named to the post. NEW YORK -- Warner Music Group has confirmed that Jason Flom is out as chairman/CEO of The Atlantic Rec ...

  19. Atlantic's Jason Flom Exits

    August 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music Group has confirmed that Jason Flom is out as chairman/CEO of The Atlantic Records Group 17 months after he was named to the post. Craig Kallman--formerly co-chairman and COO of the label Warner Music Group has confirmed that Jason Fl ...

  20. Flom Is Top Martell Honoree

    August 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jason Flom has been tapped by the T.J. Martell Foundation as this year's Humanitarian Award winner. The Atlantic Records Group chief will be honored Oct. 6 at the foundation’s 30th anniversary gala Jason Flom has been tapped by the T.J. Marte ...

  21. CCE's Becker To Keynote Billboard Touring Confab

    September 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Brian Becker, chairman/CEO of Clear Channel Entertainment (CCE), will be the keynote speaker at the Billboard Backstage Pass touring conference, to be held Nov. 8-9 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York. Brian Becker, chairman/CEO of Clear Channel En ...

  22. CD/DVD Pioneer Emiel Petrone Dies

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Emiel N. Petrone, a key player in the U.S. introduction of the DVD and CD formats, died yesterday (Aug. 23) in Los Angeles after a brief illness. He was 61. Emiel N. Petrone, a key player in the U.S. introduction of the DVD and CD formats, died ye ...

  23. CD/DVD Pioneer Emiel Petrone Dies

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Emiel N. Petrone, a key player in the U.S. introduction of the DVD and CD formats, died yesterday (Aug. 23) in Los Angeles after a brief illness. He was 61. Emiel N. Petrone, a key player in the U.S. introduction of the DVD and CD formats, died ye ...

  24. 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 ...