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Adam Clough

Managing Director 365 Artists

Alex Hackford

Senior Artists & Repertoire, Music Affairs, Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation

Alicen Catron Schneider

Sr. VP, Music Creative/Head Of West Coast Music Operations, NBCUniversal Television

Allison Kaye

President, SB Projects

Amy Dietz

Executive Vice President & General Manager, Ingrooves Music Group

Andrew Gould

Sr. VP/Head of A&R, North America, Downtown Music Publishing

Areli Quirarte

VP, Motion Picture Music, Paramount Pictures

Aton Ben-Horin

Global VP, A&R, Warner Music Group

Ben Cooper

Controller, BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra & BBC Asian Network

Ben Dorenfeld

Sr. Music Producer, Anomaly

Billy Mann

Founder & Chairman, Manncom

Bob Lefsetz

Author, "The Lefsetz Letter"

Brandon Young

Sr. Director, Music Affairs, Activision Blizzard

Charlie Haggard

Music Supervisor, NBCUniversal

Chris Price

Head of Music, BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra

Chris Taylor

Global President, Music, Entertainment One

Dan Burt

Music Supervisor/Producer, Wunderman Thompson (formerly JWT)

Delmar Powell

Vice President, A&R, Downtown Music Publishing

Eddie Chavez

Music Supervisor, NBCUniversal

Eric Polin

Sr. VP, Music Publishing, Universal Pictures

Fred Casimir

EVP Global Recordings & President Continental Europe, BMG

Gabz Landman

Director, A&R, Artist Publishing Group

Gao Xiaosong

Global Chairman, Alibaba Entertainment Strategic Committee

Gary Calamar

President, Go! Music Services

Jackie Palazzolo

Music Supervisor, VICE Media

Jacob Fain

Sr. VP of A&R/Head of Global Analytics & Research, Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Jake Challenor

CEO & Publisher, Jaden Social/The Music Network (Australia)

James Combs

Music Supervisor, Go! Music Services

Janine Kerr

VP, Film & TV, Riptide Music Group

Jeannette Perez

President of Global Synch & Brand Partnerships, Kobalt Music/AWAL

Jennifer Knoepfle

Sr. VP/Co-Head of West Coast A&R, Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Jimmy Steal

VP of Brand & Content, "101.9 The Mix" WTMX Chicago

Jo Charrington

Co-President, Capitol Records U.K.

John Fleckenstein

Co-President, RCA Records

Johnjay

Host, The Johnjay & Rich Show

Josh Young

Founder & CEO, Atrium Music

Kaylin Frank

VP, Creative Music and Soundtracks, Walt Disney Pictures

Ken Blaustein

Director of Music & Artist Relations, Hard Rock Cafe International

Laura Katz

Founder & Music Supervisor, Supe Troop

Leslie Lewis

President & Owner, Leslie Lewis Consulting

Lindsay Fellows

EVP, Music & Creative, Immersive Artistry

Lonny Olinick

CEO, AWAL

Mandar Thakur

COO, Times Music India

Mark Sutherland

Editor, Music Week (U.K.)

Marielle Jade Te

Creative & Licensing Director, Hit The Ground Running, Inc.

Mathew Daniel

VP, International, NetEase Cloud Music

Matt Mugford

Promo Music Supervisor, NBCUniversal Television

Michael Chase

A&R/Business Development, MGM Distribution

Mike Daly

Executive Director of A&R/Music Publishing, Disney Music Group (Hollywood Records, Buena Vista Records and Disney Music Publishing)

Morgan Rhodes

Music Supervisor

Nick Raphael

President, Capitol Records U.K.

Oliver Hild

Music Supervisor, NBCUniversal, Television Music Creative Team

Paramdeep (Param) Singh

Co-Founder & Executive Vice Chairman, JioSaavn

Patrick Houlihan

Sr. VP, Music, 20th Century Fox

Paul Adam

Head of Songwriter Relations Europe, Spotify

Paul Wiltshire

CEO, Songtradr, Inc.

Pete Ganbarg

President of A&R, Atlantic Records

Phil Guerini

VP, Music Strategy Disney Channels Worldwide and General Manager, Radio Disney Network

Pieter Viljoen

Assistant Editor, Rock Paper Scissors

Preston Rodie

A&R Manager, Sire Records/Warner Bros. Records

Rachel Levy

EVP, Film Music, Universal Films

Ralph Simon

Founder & CEO, Mobilium Global

Rebecca Rienks

Music Supervisor, NBC Entertainment

Rick Cummings

President, Radio Programming, Emmis Communications

Ritch Esra

Publisher, Music Business Registry

Robin Shaw

A&R Manager, Four Music / Sony

Rochelle Holguin

VP, Creative Music Strategy, Viacom Media Networks

Rohan "First Born" Hylton

Songwriter/producer (Nicki Minaj, Flo Rida, Ne-Yo, Trey Songz)

Ronnie Benarie

Founder, RB Management

Sarah Stennett

Co-Founder & CEO, First Access Entertainment

Sat Bisla

President & Founder, A&R Worldwide

Scott Igoe

VP Alternative Series & Specials, ABC Television

Simon Katz

Vice President of A&R / Staff Producer, Republic Records

Stacy Wallen-McCarthy

Music Supervisor, Sr. Director, Music Supervision & Licensing, NBCUniversal Television, Music Creative Services

Steve Fitzmaurice

Producer (Sam Smith, Rag'n'Bone Man, Paloma Faith, Olly Murs, U2)

Sue Crawshaw

Founder & Owner, Pick And Mix Music

Sue Drew

GM, Creative & Acquisitions, Kobalt Music

Tara Piper

Head of Entertainment Marketing, The Coca-Cola Company

Thaddeus Rudd

Co-President and Co-Owner of Mom+Pop Music

Tim Ingham

Founder & Publisher, Music Business Worldwide

Tommy Stalknecht

CEO, Single Music

BRANDON YOUNG

BRANDON YOUNG

Sr. Director of Music Affairs, Activision

Leading Activision’s music department, Brandon Young has overseen the musical creative direction for Activision’s full product slate and marketing creative, placed and licensed over 4,000 commercial songs for in-game use, launched some of the most iconic music collaborations in Activision’s, and in gaming history, and has worked with the world’s leading modern composers to create orchestral soundtracks. In more than thirteen years with the company, Young has led the music production behind leading game franchises such as Call of Duty, a game that has consecutively broken its own records as the most successful entertainment launch in history and the most successful video game of all time. Young was also responsible for overseeing the music selection and in-game celebrity talent integrations for Activision’s franchise, Guitar Hero. He’s brought in well-known film composers such as Grammy and Academy Award-winners Hans Zimmer and Michael Giacchino, as well as other veteran composers including Harry Gregson-Williams, David Buckley, Graeme Revell, and Lorne Balfe.

Additionally, Young’s involvement encompasses the Bungie-developed Destiny; World of Warcraft by Blizzard, as well as other Blizzard success stories Overwatch and Diablo; mobile titles Candy Crush and Farmville; and others. Activision has also recently entered the film and TV arena under the dedicated division AB Studios, led by two film veterans. Its first release, Skylanders Academy, is heading into its third season on Netflix, with other Activision work to follow in the TV and film space.