Mike Dungan

Chairman/CEO, Universal Music ­Nashville Entertainment

Drove his label to top country market share, and threw country radio a curve ball


"First of all, 2013 in general was a highlight for me," says Mike Dungan, chairman/CEO of Universal Music Group Nashville. It was the first full year after UMG Nashville's 2012 merger with Capitol Records Nashville, where Dungan spent 12 years and developed such acts as Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley and Darius Rucker.

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