BMI has appointed Shannon Sanders as executive director for its Nashville creative team. Reporting directly to BMI's vp of creative Clay Bradley, Sanders will be responsible for signing and developing talent and supporting the organization’s roster of songwriters and publishers.
In announcing Sanders' appointment, Bradley stated, "Shannon has been an important source of advice and counsel for me since I joined BMI in March, and I’m thrilled that he will now be a key part of our creative team. He is a Nashville native who has embraced all genres of music throughout his career, and his accomplishments reflect the rich musical diversity of this city. It’s our job to represent the best talent Nashville has to offer, and Shannon’s voice and vision will be invaluable as we continue that mission."