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3/9/20

MUSEXPO’S “HOLLYWOOD MADE IN BURBANK” SESSION TO FEATURE LEADERS IN THE CITY THAT MAKES HOLLYWOOD COME ALIVE


Just under two weeks away, MUSEXPO’s Creative Summit is excited to deliver one of its most inspiring and robust programs as it prepares its 22nd edition in Burbank, California. Taking place from March 22nd – 25th, MUSEXPO 2020 returns as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 alongside the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit.

As part of its 2020 agenda, MUSEXPO is set to shine a spotlight on its host city of Burbank. Hollywood has long been billed as the place where film, TV, music and media magic is created, however, the reality is that much of what you see on the silver screen, hear on the radio, within streaming services, film, TV, movie trailers and beyond is actually inspired, created and delivered to the masses from the heart of Burbank, CA. Home to the likes of the Walt Disney Company, iHeartMedia, Radio Disney, Marvel Comics Studios, peermusic, A&R Worldwide, Fremantle Media, ABC Television, ESPN, Lucasfilm, Warner Bros. Studios, DC Comics, Power 106FM, Nickelodeon Animation Studios, The Burbank Studios, Blizzard Entertainment, Cartoon Network, Insomniac Games, Legendary Films, The CW Television Network, NBCUniversal, Universal Pictures, Universal Studios and many others, Burbank is the hub of creativity for some of the world’s most well–known films, movie trailers, TV shows and video games and beyond. This key session will bring together some of the Burbank music and entertainment industry’s leading figures to bring light to their creativity, passion and vision.

Doug Cohn Jason Markey Morgan Whirledge Phil Guerini Rachel Levy Tom MacDougall

Among the executives set to explore “Hollywood Made In Burbank” are Doug Cohn – Sr. VP Music & Talent, Nickelodeon Group; Jason Markey – President/Head of Film & Television Music, STX Entertainment; Morgan Z Whirledge (aka Chrome Canyon) – Composer, Cartoon Network’s Infinity Train; Phil Guerini – VP, Music Strategy Disney Channels Worldwide & General Manager, Radio Disney Networks; Rachel Levy – Executive VP, Film Music, Universal Pictures; and Tom MacDougall – Executive VP, Music, Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, in a forum led by The Music Registry’s Ritch Esra.

MUSEXPO Founder & President Sat Bisla also addressed recent concerns relating to the coronavirus, “We have been receiving inquiries regarding this year’s MUSEXPO event taking place March 22 – 25, 2020 in Burbank, CA after recent announcements of large–scale major public festivals and events cancelling. MUSEXPO is a small boutique event that is not open to the public. We are definitely moving forward with our event as planned at the recommendation of the local department of health. There is currently no community transmission of coronavirus in Los Angeles County. Any known cases have specified sources.”

Here is the current information as per the Los Angeles Public Health Department website: “At this time, there is no immediate threat to the general public and no special precautions are required. Los Angeles County residents, students, workers, and visitors are encouraged to engage in their regular activities and practice good public health hygiene, as this is the height of flu season across the County.” More information can be found at http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/Coronavirus/.

In addition, MUSEXPO is taking extra measures for cleanliness, encouraging additional sanitation and washing of hands – keeping things in perspective and making sure everyone adheres to personal space and boundaries as needed, and definitely recommending to anyone who is not feeling well in the slightest bit, to not attend the event this year.

MUSEXPO states that the safety and well–being of all attending, including its staff is of highest importance, and is making sure to follow advice and recommendations from the public health experts and local government officials.

For more information on MUSEXPO 2020, including registration, the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, hotel discounts and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



3/2/20

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 PROGRAM TO FEATURE FOCUSES ON GLOBAL RIGHTS OWNERSHIP & REPRESENTATION ALONGSIDE EXECUTIVES FROM THE RADIO/DIGITAL/STREAMING ARENA


With just week’s remaining until its return to Burbank, California’s scenic Castaway venue, MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 continues to reveal key forums and executives joining the programming for its 22nd edition. Taking place from March 22nd – 25th, MUSEXPO 2020 returns as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 alongside the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit.

Justin Shukat Mandar Thakur Michelle Lewis Sami Valkonen Teri Nelson Carpenter Thomas Scherer

Among the thought–leaders set to dive into the publisher, master, neighbouring and performance rights sectors are Justin Shukat – Founding Partner & President, Primary Wave Music Publishing; Mandar Thakur – COO, Times Music (India); Michelle Lewis – Executive Director, Songwriters Of North America (SONA); Sami Valkonen – Chief International Business Officer, PRS for Music; Teri Nelson Carpenter – President & CEO, Reel Muzik Werks, LLC; and Thomas Scherer – EVP Repertoire & Marketing Los Angeles, Global Writer Services & China, BMG, in a conversation led by Music Week’s U.S. Editor, Emmanuel Legrand.

Chris Williams Jason Peterson Kristin Graziani Markus Kühn Michael Steele Paramdeep Singh

In addition, the event will focus on digital, streaming and evolving new music platforms with Chris Williams – Chief Product Officer, iHeartRadio; Jason Peterson – Chairman, GoDigital Media Group; Kristin Graziani – VP, Artist & Label Relations, Stem; Markus Kühn – Managing Partner, FluxFM, Germany; Michael Steele – Sr. Director of Global Playlist Programming & Development, Warner Music Group; Paramdeep Singh – Co–Founder & Executive Vice Chairman, JioSaavn and moderator, Ralph Simon (Founder & CEO, Mobilium Global).

For more information on MUSEXPO 2020, including registration, the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, hotel discounts and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



2/24/20

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 UNVEILS ITS FULL CONFERENCE & SHOWCASE PROGRAM IN BURBANK AS PART OF
CALIFORNIA ENTERTAINMENT WEEK



MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 is just under a month away and as it prepares to return to the “Media Capital Of The World,” Burbank, California, it has revealed a program that will welcome some of the world’s most respected, successful, and innovative minds to its 22nd global edition.

Over the years, MUSEXPO has positioned itself as a must–attend event for those seeking to further their knowledge and understanding of the global music and media industries, as well as a key platform for developing and cultivating meaningful relationships with their peers for creative and commercial opportunities. The event, which started as a series of intimate networking dinners among friends back in 1998, was originally started by A&R Worldwide Founder & President Sat Bisla, was born out of a genuine love for music, and to this day continues to be programmed and presented by a team of passionate musicians and creatives.

This year’s event will once again bring together executives that represent a range of disciplines with a touch–point and vested interest in music including record labels, music publishers, A&R, live events, digital/tech, streaming, management, music supervision, songwriting/production, brands/advertising, and more.

Alexandra Patsavas Alicen Schneider Andrea C. Martin Aton Ben–Horin Benjamin Weeden Bob Lefsetz
Chris Woltman Cybele Pettus Denis Ladegaillerie Evan Bogart Evan Jones Gadi Oron
Jenn Tolman Justin Shukat Kabiru Bello Katie Welle Lisa Worden Mamie Coleman
Mandar Thakur Maria Egan Paramdeep Singh Phil Guerini Rachel Levy Scott Burnell
Tarsame Mittal Tom MacDougall Tom Windish Tuff Morgan Yvette Metoyer Zoe Gillespie

Among the industry leaders set to join the MUSEXPO 2020 programming are: Adam Taylor, President & CEO, APM Music; Alex Hackford, Head of Creative Music Affairs, Sony Interactive Entertainment/PlayStation; Alexandra Patsavas, Founder, Chop Shop Music Supervision; Alicen Catron Schneider, Sr. VP, Music Creative/Head Of West Coast Music Operations, NBCUniversal Television; Andrea C. Martin, Chief Executive, PRS For Music; Andre Herd, A&R Consultant, Arista Records; Andrew Brightman, Executive & Owner, Brightman Music; Andrew Gould, Global Head Of Creative, Downtown Music Publishing; Anita Chinkes–Ratner, Sr. VP & Head Of Music And Licensing Strategy, Viacom; Arina Logacheva, Sr. A&R/Central European Creative, Universal Music Germany; Aton Ben–Horin, Global VP, A&R, Warner Music Group; Ben Adelson, Executive VP, A&R, Republic Records; Ben Dorenfeld, Sr. Music Producer, Anomaly; Benjamin Weeden, COO, Clubs & Theaters, Live Nation; Bex Majors, Music Agent, UTA; Bob Lefsetz, Publisher, The Lefsetz Letter; Brandon Young, Sr. Director Of Music Affairs, Activision; Chantal Epp, Founder, ClicknClear; Charlie Haggard, Music Supervisor, NBCUniversal; Chris Williams, Chief Product Officer, iHeartRadio; Chris Woltman, Founder, Element1 Music (worldwide manager twenty one pilots); Cybele Pettus, Sr. Music Supervisor, Electronic Arts; Daryl Berg, VP, Music Strategy & Licensing, Crown Media; David Saint Fleur, A&R Manager, Warner Music Group; Delmar Powell, VP of A&R, Creative Services, Downtown Music Publishing; Denis Ladegaillerie, Founder & CEO, Believe Group; Eddie Chavez, Promo Music Supervisor, NBCUniversal Television; Emmanuel Legrand, U.S. Editor, Music Week & Founder/Editor, Creative Industries Newsletter; Evan Bogart, Songwriter/Producer (Beyoncé, Rihanna, Adam Lambert, Demi Lovato, Jason Derülo); Evan Jones, Chief Marketing Officer, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation; Felix Howard, Method Management; Franny Graham, Sr. Director, A&R, Artist Publishing Group/Artist Partners Group; Gabz Landman, VP, A&R, Warner Records; Gadi Oron, Director General, CISAC; Jake Livingston, Head Of Creative A&R, Primary Wave Music Publishing; James Cheney, VP, Creative, Reservoir; Janesta Boudreau, Owner & Director, Rocking Horse Road Productions; Jason Alexander, CEO, HTGR; Jason Markey, President/Head Of Film & Television Music, STX Entertainment; Jason Peterson, Chairman, GoDigital Media Group; JD Adams, Managing Director, 5 Alarm Music; Jenn Tolman, Artist Manager, Vector Management; Jobst Neermann, Managing Partner, RBK Fusion GmbH; Johnny Minardi, VP, A&R, Elektra Music Group; Jonathan Christiansen, Music Supervisor, HTGR; Jonathan Lane, Director, Synch & Licensing, 5 Alarm Music; Josh Rabinowitz, Founder, Brooklyn Music Experience; Justin Feldman, Music Supervisor, HTGR & Pusher; Justin Gray, Founder & Chairman, Mdiio And Hit Songwriter/Producer; Justin Bumper Reeve, Founder, Hidden Track Music; Justin Shukat, Founding Partner & President, Primary Wave Music Publishing; Kabiru Bello, Director Of A&R, Warner Music Sweden & Head Of Asylum (Sweden); Katie Welle, Sr. VP A&R, RCA Records; Keatly Haldeman, CEO, Riptide Music Group; Ken Komisar, President & Partner, Notting Hill Music Masters; Kenny Salcido, Sr. VP/Head Of A&R, Red Bull Records; Kristin Graziani, VP, Artist & Label Relations, Stem; Kyle Hopkins, Head Of Music Supervision, Microsoft Studios; Lena Obara, Founder, Sector C; Lisa Worden, Alternative Rock Brand Manager, iHeartMedia & Program Director, ALT 98.7; Livia Piomelli, Director Of A&R And Publishing, Big Noise; Mamie Coleman, Sr. VP, Creative Music And Production, Fox Broadcasting Company; Mandar Thakur, COO, Times Music Group, India; Maria Egan, President And Head Of Creative, Pulse Music Group; Marian Wolf, VP/Head Of Global Writer Services & China, BMG; Marielle Jade Te, Music Supervisor/Creative & Licensing Director, HTGR; Mark Sutherland, Editor, Music Week (U.K.); Markus Kühn, Managing Partner, FluxFM, Germany; Matt Colon, US Managing Director Of Music, YM&U Group; Michelle Lewis, Executive Director, Songwriters Of North America (SONA); Mike Daly, Executive Director Of A&R/Music Publishing, Disney Music Group; Mona Rübsamen, Managing Partner, FluxFM, Germany; Monti Olson, Sr. VP, Head Of Frontline Publishing, BMG US; Paramdeep (Param) Singh, Co–Founder & Executive Vice Chairman, JioSaavn; Paul Wiltshire, CEO, Songtradr, Inc.; Phil Guerini, VP, Music Strategy, Disney Channels Worldwide & GM, Radio Disney Network; Rachel Levy, Executive VP, Film Music, Universal Pictures; Ralph Simon, Founder & Chairman, Mobilium Global; Reuben Sears, Sr. VP Of Trailers & Promos, Silo Music; Rich Thomas, Founder, Indie Esports League; Ritch Esra, Publisher, The Music Registry; Robin Shaw, Partner, Jinx Music & Founder, Whizzkid; Samantha Sklar, A&R, Warner Chappell Music; Sami Valkonen, Director Of International, PRS For Music; Sander van Maarschalkerweerd, Founder & Managing Director, Sizzer; Scott Burnell, Global Lead, Business Development & Partner Management, Ford Motor Company; Sean Mulligan, VP, Creative & Music Supervision, eOne + Rock Steady Music; Shane Tobin, VP, Partnerships, Sofar Sounds; Shridhar Subramaniam, President, Strategy & Market Development, Asia And Middle East, Sony Music Entertainment; Sienna Jackson, CEO & Founder, Zoran Creative Strategy; Spencer Bistricer, Manager, Creative, Primary Wave Music Publishing; Tarsame Mittal, Founder, T M Talent Management; Teri Nelson Carpenter, President & CEO, Reel Muzik Werks, LLC; Thomas Scherer, EVP Repertoire & Marketing Los Angeles, Global Writer Services & China, BMG; Tom MacDougall, Executive VP, Music, Pixar And Walt Disney Animation Studios; Tom Windish, Music Executive Leadership Group, Paradigm Talent Agency; Tuff Morgan, VP, A&R, peermusic; Xavier Ramos, VP, Creative Development, FaZe Clan; Yvette Metoyer, Music Supervisor, SuperMusicVision; and Zoe Gillespie, Director Of Brand Partnerships, Capitol Records.

MUSEXPO’s registration pricing is set to increase on February 29th, 2020. For more information on MUSEXPO 2020, and to take advantage of the current standard rate, including the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, registration, hotel discounts and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT REVEALS FULL SHOWCASE LINE–UP
FOR IT’S 2020 EDITION



MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 has revealed the final set of acts for its strong line–up of global showcasing talent seeking label, booking, publishing, synch and/or licensing opportunities. These acts are set to descend upon Burbank, CA, the “Media Capital of the World” at Castaway on Tuesday, March 24th for more global music pre–discovery as part of California Entertainment Week.

Among the acts confirmed for Tuesday evening’s showcases are Germany’s Ivy Flindt, Marie Chain and René Miller; N. America’s RAINNE; Flawes from the U.K.; and Russia’s No Native.

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2/17/20

MUSEXPO’S A&R WORLDWIDE 20/20 FORUM TO DIVE INTO THE
ART & SCIENCE OF A&R AND EXCLUSIVE KEYNOTES WITH CISAC, IHEARTMEDIA & WORLDWIDE MANAGER OF TWENTY ONE PILOTS



With just over a month until it returns to Burbank, California for its 22nd global edition, MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 (March 22nd – 25th) continues to reveal key industry leaders and innovators to join a number of insightful forums around the music and media industry’s constantly evolving ecosystem.

It’s important to remember that despite all of the new tech and digital advances we’re experiencing, one thing will never change – great songs and the artists that perform them will always be the most important element of the music business DNA. What does it take to create and develop a hit song and the artist behind it? The A&R Worldwide In 20/20 forum will highlight the essentials of creativity in today’s music business with a discussion on the art, gut (traditional A&R), science/data (analytics and research driven A&R), connection touch–points of music (artist and relationships) and how to best monetize music in today’s kaleidoscope of opportunity (artists and revenue) behind the next wave of global hits and artist development.

Andrew Gould Arina Logacheva Aton Ben–Horin Felix Howard Maria Egan Monti Olson

Moderated by Music Registry Publisher, Ritch Esra, this session will feature insight from Andrew Gould – Sr. VP Creative/Head of A&R, North America, Downtown Music Publishing; Arina Logacheva – Sr. A&R/Central European Creative, Universal Music Germany; Aton Ben–Horin – Global VP of A&R, Warner Music Group; Felix HowardMethod Management (Sam Smith); Maria Egan – President & Head of Creative, Pulse Music Group; and Monti Olson – Sr. VP, Head of Frontline Publishing, BMG US.

Chris Woltman Gadi Oron Lisa Worden Evan Bogart

Also joining the MUSEXPO programming are a round of exclusive keynote interviews with some of the industry’s most respected executives across a variety of disciplines including Bob Lefsetz (Author, The Lefsetz Letter) in conversation with Chris Woltman, Founder of Element1 Music and the worldwide manager of twenty one pilots; a dive into the global rights landscape with CISAC’s Director General, Gadi Oron, moderated by Mark Sutherland (Editor, Music Week); a special interview with MUSEXPO’s “International Music Person of the Year,” Lisa Worden (National Alternative Rock Brand Manager iHeartMedia & PD ALT 98.7) led by Jeff “Woody” Fife (Morning Host, ALT 98.7/Los Angeles & Nationally Syndicated Host, Premiere Networks); and an A&R and songwriting conversation with hit–maker Evan Bogart (Beyoncé, Rihanna, Adam Lambert, Demi Lovato, Jason Derulo), joined by Mark Sutherland.

For more information MUSEXPO 2020, including registration, the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, registration, hotel discounts and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT REVEALS SECOND ROUND OF
SHOWCASE ACTS FOR 2020 EDITION



MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 has revealed the next wave of acts for its strong line–up of global showcasing talent seeking label, booking, publishing, synch and/or licensing opportunities. These acts are set to descend upon Burbank, CA, the “Media Capital of the World” at Castaway on Monday, March 23rd for more global music pre–discovery as part of California Entertainment Week.

Among the acts confirmed for Monday evening’s showcases are Australia’s Ernest Aines, Jourdain, and Alfie Arcuri; Israel’s Shira; Piqued Jacks from Italy; N. American act Gina Brooklyn; and the Faroe Islands’ Danny Baldursson.

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2/10/20

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT WELCOMES A&R MINDS
TO IT’S “PLAY US YOUR HITS” FORUM



As it prepares its return to Burbank, California’s scenic Castaway venue, MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 continues to offer opportunities to the U.S. and global music industry professionals and creatives set to join its 22nd global edition. Taking place from March 22nd – 25th, MUSEXPO 2020 returns as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 alongside the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit.

A staple of the MUSEXPO program, the widely–popular “Play Us Your Hits” session has over the years provided a plethora of MUSEXPO attendees the valuable opportunity to have their music heard by many respected A&R and synch executives, as well as radio tastemakers from around the world. The event, which MUSEXPO has spearheaded around the world in France, Germany, the U.K., and more, has resulted in numerous signings and opportunities for those who’ve had their music selected for playback during the session.

Ben Adelson Jake Livingston Kabiru Bello Katie Welle

Kenny Salcido Mike Daly Mona Rübsamen Sienna Jackson

Co–moderated by Jake Challenor, Publisher & Editor of Australia’s, The Music Network, and Sat Bisla, President & Founder, A&R Worldwide / MUSEXPO, this year’s panel will include Ben Adelson – Executive VP A&R, Republic Records; Jake Livingston – Head of Creative A&R, Primary Wave Music Publishing; Kabiru Bello – Director of A&R, Warner Music Sweden & Head of Asylum (Sweden); Katie Welle – Sr. VP A&R, RCA Records; Kenny Salcido – Sr. VP/Head of A&R, Red Bull Records; Mike Daley – Executive Director, A&R and Music Publishing, Disney Music Group; Mona Rübsamen – Managing Partner, FluxFM (Germany); and music supervisor Sienna Jackson – CEO & Founder, Zoran Creative Strategy.

Information on the submission process for tracks to be included for potential playback at the 2020 Play Us Your Hits session will be sent to registered MUSEXPO delegates only in the coming weeks.

For more information on how to register to attend now for access to the “Play Us Your Hits” session opportunities, as well as the full MUSEXPO 2020 program, including the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, registration, hotel discounts and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 UNVEILS SHOWCASING ACTS TO JOIN THE RANKS OF ARTISTS LAUNCHED FROM THE MUSEXPO STAGE


Over the years, MUSEXPO has propelled numerous artists to the U.S. and/or global stage via the focused showcase opportunities it provides. Whether its Katy Perry, LMFAO, Jessie J, Lime Cordiale, Teddybears, Frank Turner, Robyn, The Temper Trap, Forest Blakk, Sheppard, Audur, Jack Savoretti, Missy Higgins, Laleh, Gavin James, Birds of Tokyo, Avalanche City, Gin Wigmore, Smith & Thell, Ida Maria or countless others who have taken the stage prior to their success internationally – MUSEXPO has always provided proactive industry, fans and others a chance to be the first to find the next great new music discovery, no matter what continent the artists come from.

An array of top emerging artists from around the world are once again set to arrive at California Entertainment Week for showcase sets from March 22nd – 24th. The first round of unearthed global talent will showcase at the legendary S.I.R. Studios on Sunset Blvd., followed by additional nights in the “Media Capital of The World” – Burbank, CA. Most of the acts are available for signing, licensing, booking, legal representation and/or publishing.

The first night of MUSEXPO Creative Summit’s artist showcases on Sunday, March 22nd will feature Scotland’s Keir Gibson; Germany’s Femme Schmidt; U.K. acts Larkins and Waiting For Smith; The Swoons, Lauren Waller and Lou Ella from N. America; and Australia’s Lara D.

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2/3/20

MUSEXPO 2020 WELCOMES GAMING & ESPORTS INNOVATORS
TO ITS INSIGHTFUL FORUM



With its 22nd global edition less than two months away, the innovative and diverse program for MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 (March 22nd – 25th) continues to attract industry leaders from all facets of the worldwide music and media ecosystem. The 2020 MUSEXPO edition is set to deliver an insightful look into the world of interactive gaming and esports with leading minds from the sector joining this unique forum.

The esports and gaming communities are growing at an incredibly fast pace globally, as more and more people enter the interactive gaming world as competitors, active gamers and spectators. This influential entertainment arena has spawned a new group of highly engaged fans, encompassing a significant cross–section of youth demographics, who are influenced not just by the games themselves, but by the culture around the esports environment including live and broadcast events, as well as an emerging breed of celebrity talent made up of some of the more popular and successful gamers globally.

MUSEXPO Creative Summit’s Interactive Gaming forum will delve into the opportunities for music within this fast–growing sector, not just around licensing in games, but a wider opportunity for tapping into a new group of pop culture influencers to promote music and artists to their dedicated fan bases within the broader gaming ecosystem.

Alex Hackford Brandon Young Kyle Hopkins Matt Colon Rich Thomas Xavier Ramos

Moderated by veteran industry journalist and editor of Music Week in the U.K., Mark Sutherland, this session will welcome Alex Hackford – Head of Creative Music Affairs, Sony Interactive Entertainment/PlayStation; Brandon Young – Sr. Director, Music Affairs, Activision Blizzard; Kyle Hopkins – Head of Music Supervision, Microsoft Studios (Xbox); Matt Colon – US Managing Director of Music, YM&U Group; Rich Thomas – Founder, Indie Esports League; and Xavier Ramos – VP, Creative Development, FaZe Clan.

MUSEXPO 2020 returns to Burbank, CA’s Castaway venue as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 alongside the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit. For more information on MUSEXPO 2020 including the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, registration, hotel discounts and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



1/27/20

MUSEXPO 2020’S GLOBAL MANAGERS & BOOKING AGENTS FORUM WELCOMES INDUSTRY LEADERS FOR INSIGHTFUL CONVERSATIONS
ON DEVELOPING & REPRESENTING TALENT



As its 22nd global edition fast approaches, the MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 (March 22nd – 25th) continues to add some of the global industry’s key executives to its diverse and wide–ranging program. Among the forum’s included on the 2020 agenda is a focus on management and live which will see leaders from the two sectors coming together for a conversation around talent development and representation in a rapidly evolving pop cultural landscape.

The role of talent managers and booking agents can often be taken for granted in the larger narrative of a successful global superstar. It takes an undeniable amount of patience, persistence, perseverance, as well as a deep understanding and connection to the global music industry and other touch points, in order to drive a talent to worldwide success.

In many cases, a good booking agent can be the make–or–break element to an artist’s career trajectory as they leverage their relationships and knowledge to make sure the right artist is in front of the right fans at the right time. As a manager, a deep understanding of not only your artist’s local, regional and national markets, but their talent’s ability and value in the global landscape, is imperative.

The will bring together leaders to discuss what it takes to bring their artists to the masses, and how they continue to evolve their model to capitalize on the value they create in a constantly evolving world of music, brands, media and technology.

Bex Majors Jenn Tolman Jobst Neermann Shane Tobin Tarsame Mittal Tom Windish

Moderated by respected industry veteran Ralph Simon (Founder & CEO, Mobilium Global), this session will feature Bex Majors – Music Agent, UTA; Jenn Tolman – Artist Manager, Vector Management (Avril Lavigne); Jobst Neermann – Managing Partner, RBK Fusion GmbH (Germany); Shane Tobin – VP, Partnerships, Sofar Sounds; Tarsame Mittal – Founder, TM Talent Management (India); and Tom Windish – Music Executive Leadership Group, Paradigm Talent Agency.

MUSEXPO 2020 returns to Burbank, CA’s Castaway venue as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 alongside the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit. For more information on MUSEXPO 2020 including the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, registration, hotel discounts, showcase submissions and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



1/20/20

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 WELCOMES THOUGHT–LEADERS
TO ITS 22ND EDITION’S OPENING GLOBAL KEYNOTE



With just over two months until it returns to Burbank, California for its 22nd global edition, MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 (March 22nd – 25th) continues to reveal key industry leaders and innovators to join a number of insightful forums around the music and media industry’s constantly evolving ecosystem. This year’s Global Keynote 2020: “The Future Of The Music Business,” is no exception as it welcomes some of the world’s leading executives and foremost experts in their respective arenas.

The worldwide music business is evolving on a daily basis into an increasingly exciting and broad pop–culture focused ecosystem. Artists and the music they create have had to adapt to an ever–changing and competitive consumer market with unique innovation across all touchpoints – live, digital, mobile, fashion, media, film/TV, distribution, licensing, publishing, A&R, marketing, radio, esports/gaming, branded entertainment, on–demand, social media, streaming, management and so much more. Featuring some of the most successful and forward–thinking executives in the industry, the Global Keynote will delve into the key aspects of their respective businesses, but also focus on the broader global picture of the constantly evolving international music business as it enters 2020 with a “clear vision.”

Andrea C. Martin Ben Weeden Denis Ladegaillerie Scott Burnell Shridhar Subramaniam

Moderated by widely–respected journalist and Editor of Music Week, Mark Sutherland, this year’s Global Keynote panel will feature Andrea C. Martin – Chief Executive, PRS For Music (making her debut N. American appearance); Benjamin Weeden – COO, Clubs & Theaters, Live Nation; Denis Ladegaillerie – CEO, Believe (Worldwide); Scott Burnell – Global Lead, Business Development & Partner Management, Ford Motor Company; and Shridhar Subramaniam – President, Sony Music India & Middle East.

MUSEXPO 2020 returns as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 alongside the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit. For more information on MUSEXPO 2020 including the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, registration, hotel discounts, showcase submissions and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



1/13/20

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020’S “MUSIC SUPERVISION 4.0” PANEL
TO SPOTLIGHT THE GLOBAL SYNCH LANDSCAPE


As it prepares its return to Burbank, California’s scenic Castaway venue, MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 recently revealed the full program agenda for its inspiring 22nd global edition. Taking place from March 22nd – 25th, MUSEXPO 2020 returns as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 alongside the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit.

Included as part of this year’s event line–up is the “Music Supervision 4.0: The Creative & Business Evolution Of Music Licensing – TV, Film, Trailers & Beyond” session. This panel will feature some of the synch world’s most successful and innovative minds to discuss the art of music supervision including the challenges that are faced when placing the right song for the right brief.

Music becomes more accessible every day, and the rate at which songs are created and distributed also continues to increase significantly. As music makes its way out to the public faster and more conveniently than ever, the music supervision community face the daunting task of sourcing through an overflow of material that not only satisfies their brief, but also meets the changing creative and production needs and licensing budgets. At the same time, the art, science and commercial realities of music supervision across all spectrums is rapidly evolving across multiple arenas including trailers, TV shows, video games, film, online and most significantly, on–demand. This session will dive into the music discovery process, how to balance the relationship with artists, content owners/creators and studios/networks to get the right music for the right brief, as well as the various other aspects that come into the mix when securing a synch license including the creative and commercial realities, marketing and new and enhanced ways of monetization.

Alex Patsavas Alicen Schneider Anita Chinkes-Ratner Cybele Pettus Mamie Coleman

Moderated by Ritch Esra, Publisher of The Music Business Registry, this inspiring and insightful dive into synch will feature Alexandra Patsavas – Founder, Chop Shop Music Supervision; Alicen Catron Schneider – Sr. VP, Music Creative/Head Of West Coast Music Operations, NBCUniversal Television; Anita Chinkes–Ratner – Sr. VP & Head of Music & Licensing Strategy, Viacom Media Networks; Cybele Pettus – Sr. Music Supervisor, Electronic Arts; and Mamie Coleman – Sr. VP, Creative Music & Production, Fox Broadcasting Company.

For more information on MUSEXPO 2020 including the complete event agenda, a full speaker listing, registration, hotel discounts, showcase submissions and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



1/6/20

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT TO WELCOME INDUSTRY LEADERS & INNOVATORS ACROSS ITS INSPIRING 2020 PROGRAM
IN BURBANK DURING CALIFORNIA ENT’T WEEK


With just over two months remaining until its launch at Burbank, California’s scenic Castaway venue, MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 has revealed the full program agenda for its inspiring 22nd global edition. Taking place from March 22nd – 25th, MUSEXPO 2020 returns as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 alongside the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit.

Having become globally–recognized as a breeding ground for inspiring and innovative ideas, insights, dialogue, networking, creative and commercial opportunities, and export ready global talent, MUSEXPO 2020 will maintain its deep focus on A&R and music supervision, as well as face–to–face interaction, as it welcomes the return of its annual Global Synch & Brands Summit panels and round–table event, A&R Summit and numerous other opportunities for attendees to interact with their global counterparts over the course of the three day and a half day event.

In addition to confirmed delegations from Australia, Holland, Norway, Germany, India, the U.K., Sweden and others, MUSEXPO 2020 has partnered with leading European conference and festival event, Reeperbahn, to serve as the Los Angeles portion of its Reeperbahn International initiative with more than two dozen leading European music companies set to join the 2020 MUSEXPO delegation.

Alex Patsavas Alicen Schneider Andrea C. Martin Anita Chinkes-Ratner Aton Ben–Horin
Bob Lefsetz Chantal Epp Chris Williams Denis Ladegaillerie Evan Jones
Gadi Oron Jenn Tolman Jobst Neermann Kabiru Bello Katie Welle
Kyle Hopkins Mandar Thakur Maria Egan Matt Colon Mona Rubsämen
Paramdeep Singh Shane Tobin Shridhar Subramaniam Sienna Jackson Tom Windish

Among the leading music, media, digital and entertainment industry minds set to join MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 are: Alexandra Patsavas – Founder, Chop Shop Music Supervision; Alicen Catron Schneider – Sr. VP, Music Creative/Head Of West Coast Music Operations, NBCUniversal Television; Andrea C. Martin – Chief Executive, PRS For Music; Anita Chinkes–Ratner – Sr. VP & Head of Music and Licensing Strategy, Viacom; Aton Ben–Horin – Global VP, A&R, Warner Music Group; Bob Lefsetz – Publisher, The Lefsetz Letter; Chantal Epp – Founder, ClicknClear; Chris Williams – Chief Product Officer, iHeartRadio; Denis Ladegaillerie – Founder & CEO, Believe Group; Evan Jones – Chief Marketing Officer, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation; Gadi Oron – Director General, CISAC; Jenn Tolman – Artist Manager, Vector Management (Avril Lavigne); Jobst Neermann – Managing Director, RBK Fusion GmbH (Germany); Kabiru Bello – Director of A&R, Warner Music Sweden & Head of Asylum (Sweden); Katie Welle – Sr. VP, A&R, RCA Records; Kyle Hopkins – Head of Music Supervision, Microsoft Studios; Mandar Thakur – COO, Times Music Group (India); Maria Egan – President and Head of Creative, Pulse Music Group; Matt Colon – US Managing Director of Music, YM&U Group; Mona Rubsämen – Managing Partner, Flux FM (Germany); Paramdeep Singh – Co–Founder & Executive Vice Chairman, JioSaavn; Shane Tobin – VP, Partnerships & Ent’t Relations, Sofar Sounds; Shridhar Subramaniam – President, Sony Music India & Middle East; Sienna Jackson – Head of Film & TV Music, Spyglass Media Group; Tom Windish – Music Executive Leadership Group, Paradigm Talent Agency; and many others which you can see HERE.

MUSEXPO is also honored to welcome one of the most influential and respected minds in the radio and music community, Lisa Worden, Alternative Rock Brand Manager for iHeartMedia, and Program Director of ALT 98.7, as the recipient of the “MUSEXPO International Music Person of the Year” award during a special VIP Awards Gala Luncheon on Tuesday, March 24th.

To view the full MUSEXPO Creative Summit agenda now, click HERE.

For more information on MUSEXPO 2020 including a full speaker listing, registration, hotel discounts, showcase submissions and more, visit www.musexpo.net or contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.



12/16/19

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 ADDS MORE KEY INDUSTRY MINDS
TO ITS 22ND GLOBAL EDITION’S PROGRAM


MUSEXPO Creative Summit continues to confirm some of the most innovative and inspiring executives from across the global music and media landscape to join its 2020 event. The 22nd edition of the event is set to return as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 to Burbank, CA from March 22nd–25th, joining together the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit.

Alexandra Patsavas Andrea C. Martin Ben Adelson Charlie Haggard Chris Williams
Cybele Pettus Eddie Chavez Evan Jones Jenn Tolman Kabiru Bello
Katie Welle Kenny Salcido Kyle Hopkins Matt Colon Mona Rubsämen
Paramdeep Singh Reuben Sears Sander van Maarschalkerweerd Shane Tobin Shridhar Subramaniam

Among the new group of leading music, media, digital and entertainment industry minds confirmed to join MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 are: Alexandra Patsavas – Founder, Chop Shop Music Supervision; Andrea C. Martin – Chief Executive, PRS For Music; Ben Adelson – Executive VP, A&R, Republic Records; Charlie Haggard – Music Supervisor, NBCUniversal; Chris Williams – Chief Product Officer, iHeartRadio; Cybele Pettus – Sr. Music Supervisor, Electronic Arts; Eddie Chavez – Promo Music Supervisor, NBCUniversal Television; Evan Jones – Chief Marketing Officer, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation; Jenn Tolman – Artist Manager (Avril Lavigne), Vector Management; Jobst Neerman – Managing Director, RBK Fusion GmbH (Germany); Justin Bumper Reeve – Founder, Hidden Track Music; Kabiru Bello – Director of A&R, Warner Music Sweden & Head of Asylum (Sweden); Katie Welle – Sr. VP, A&R, RCA Records; Kenny “Tick” Salcido – Sr. VP/Head of A&R, Red Bull Records; Kyle Hopkins – Head of Music Supervision, Microsoft Studios; Matt Colon -– US Managing Director of Music, YM&U Group; Mona Rubsämen – Managing Partner, Flux FM (Germany); Paramdeep Singh – Co–Founder & Executive Vice Chairman, JioSaavn; Reuben Sears – Sr. VP Trailers & Promos, SILO Music; Sander van Maarschalkerweerd – Founder & Managing Director, Sizzer (Holland); Shane Tobin – VP, Partnerships & Ent’t Relations, Sofar Sounds; Shridhar Subramaniam – President, Sony Music India & Middle East; and many others to be unveiled in the coming weeks.

MUSEXPO has also confirmed record labels, music publishers, managers, distributors, booking agents, promoters, streaming, digital, radio and media companies delegates already registered to attend MUSEXPO 2020 from Africa, Australia, Europe, Asia, N. America and South America – from over 30 countries and counting. Information on artist showcasing opportunities, to register your attendance to MUSEXPO 2020, direct flights to Burbank Airport and conference discount hotel room bookings within the Burbank, CA area is available at www.musexpo.net.

To register to attend the event with an A&R Worldwide discount, or for organization and group savings contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.

For more information on sponsorship and showcase opportunities and event partnerships contact Sat Bisla at sat@anrworldwide.com.



11/11/19

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 SET TO WELCOME MANY OF THE WORLD’S LEADING INDUSTRY MINDS FOR IT’S 22ND GLOBAL EDITION



MUSEXPO Creative Summit continues to confirm some of the most innovative and inspiring executives from across the global music and media landscape to join its 2020 event. The 22nd edition of the event is set to return as part of California Entertainment Week 2020 to Burbank, CA from March 22nd–25th, joining together the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit.

MUSEXPO 2020 will maintain its deep focus on A&R and music supervision as it welcomes the return of its annual Global Synch & Brands Summit panels and round–table event as well as the A&R Summit. These two events will allow delegates to interact face–to–face with leading executives from the respective arenas.

Alexandra Patsavas Alicen Catron Schneider Aton Ben–Horin Ben Weeden Ben Dorenfeld
Brandon Young Denis Ladegaillerie Justin Gray Mamie Coleman Mandar Thakur
Maria Egan Paul Wiltshire Scott Burnell Sienna Jackson Xavier Ramos

Among the new group of leading music, media, digital and entertainment industry minds confirmed to join MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 are: Alexandra Patsavas (Founder, Chop Shop Music Supervision); Alicen Catron Schneider (Sr. VP, Music Creative/Head Of West Coast Music Operations, NBCUniversal Television); Andrea C. Martin (Chief Executive, PRS For Music); Anita Chinkes–Ratner (Sr. VP & Head of Music and Licensing Strategy, Viacom); Aton Ben–Horin (Global VP, A&R, Warner Music Group); Ben Dorenfeld (Sr. Music Producer, Anomaly); Benjamin Weeden (COO, Clubs & Theaters, Live Nation); Bob Lefsetz (Publisher, The Lefsetz Letter); Brandon Young (Sr. Director of Music Affairs, Activision); Cybele Pettus (Sr. Music Supervisor, Electronic Arts); Daryl Berg (VP, Music Strategy & Licensing, Crown Media); Denis Ladegaillerie (Founder & CEO, Believe Group); Respected industry journalist Emmanuel Legrand; Award–Winning Producer/Songwriter Evan Bogart (Beyoncé, Rihanna, Adam Lambert, Demi Lovato, Jason Derülo); Felix Howard (Method Management); Gadi Oron (Director General, CISAC); Jake Challenor (Publisher & Editor, The Music Network & Radio Today); Josh Rabinowitz (Founder, Brooklyn Music Experience); Justin Gray (Founder & Chairman, Mdiio & Hit Songwriter/Producer); Katie Welle (Sr. VP, A&R, RCA Records); Keatly Haldeman (CEO, Riptide Music Group); Mamie Coleman (Sr. VP, Creative and Music Production, Fox Broadcasting Company); Mandar Thakur (COO, Times Music Group, India); Maria Egan (President & Head of Creative, Pulse Music Group); Markus Kuehn (Managing Partner, Flux FM, Germany); Mike Daly (Executive Director, A&R and Music Publishing, Hollywood Records, Buena Vista Records, Disney Music Publishing); Mona Rubsämen (Managing Partner, Flux FM, Germany); Paul Wiltshire (CEO, Songtradr, Inc.); Phil Guerini (VP, Music Strategy, Disney Channels Worldwide & GM, Radio Disney Network); Ralph Simon (Founder & Chairman, Mobilium Global); Rich Thomas (Founder, Indie Esports League); Ritch Esra (Publisher, The Music Business Registry); Rudy Chung (Partner, HTGR & Founding Partner, Pusher); Sami Valkonen – Director of International, PRS for Music; Scott Burnell (Global Lead, Business Development & Partner Management, Ford Motor Company); Sienna Jackson (Head of Film & TV Music, Spyglass Media Group); Tom Windish (Music Executive Leadership Group, Paradigm Talent Agency); Xavier Ramos (VP, Creative Development, FaZe Clan); and many others to be unveiled in the coming weeks.

Lisa Worden
In addition, California Entertainment Week will include the presentation of the coveted “MUSEXPO International Music Person of the Year” award during a special VIP Awards Gala Luncheon on Tuesday, March 24th. This year, MUSEXPO has confirmed that it will present this honor to one of the most influential and respected minds in the radio and music community, Lisa Worden, Alternative Rock Brand Manager for iHeartMedia, and Program Director of ALT 98.7.

MUSEXPO has also confirmed record labels, music publishers, managers, distributors, booking agents, promoters, streaming, digital, radio and media companies delegates already registered to attend MUSEXPO 2020 from Africa, Australia, Europe, Asia, N. America and South America – from over 30 countries and counting. Information on artist showcasing opportunities, to register your attendance to MUSEXPO 2020, direct flights to Burbank Airport and conference discount hotel room bookings within the Burbank, CA area is available at www.musexpo.net.

To register to attend the event with an A&R Worldwide discount, or for organization and group savings contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.

For more information on sponsorship and showcase opportunities and event partnerships contact Sat Bisla at sat@anrworldwide.com.



10/28/19

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 TO DELIVER ANOTHER YEAR
OF GLOBAL MUSIC INSIGHTS AND INSPIRATION




Following up on its highly–successful 21st global edition and its inaugural event in the “Media Capital of the World” earlier this year, MUSEXPO’s Creative Summit is set to return to Burbank, CA for 2020 from March 22nd – 25th. The MUSEXPO Creative Summit again joins a week–long series of events that includes the Global Synch Summit and A&R Summit, as well as the Worldwide Radio Summit, coinciding as part of California Entertainment Week, and taking place March 22nd – 27th.

The event will once again bring together thought–leaders from around the world, and representing a diverse group of platforms and companies with a touch–point and vested interest in music including record labels, music publishers, A&R, live events, digital/tech, streaming, distribution, synch licensing, radio, management, music supervision, songwriting/production, brands/advertising, and more! Dozens of executives from around the world have already been confirmed to speak on various panels at the event.

MUSEXPO 2020 will maintain its deep focus on A&R and music supervision as it welcomes the return of its annual Global Synch & Brands Summit panels and round–table event as well as the A&R Summit. These two events will allow delegates to interact face–to–face with leading executives from the respective arenas.

Lisa Worden
As part of California Entertainment Week, MUSEXPO has also revealed it will present its coveted “International Music Person of the Year” award to one of the most influential and respected minds in the radio, digital media and music community, Lisa Worden, Alternative Rock Brand Manager for iHeartMedia, and Program Director of ALT 98.7 (Los Angeles). The event will bring together MUSEXPO attendees, as well as Lisa’s colleagues and friends from across the industry, to recognize her significant achievements during a special VIP Awards Gala Luncheon on Tuesday, March 24th.

Additionally, Reeperbahn Festival Germany will be bringing almost two dozen German companies to Burbank, CA as part of its International program for direct engagement with U.S. and global companies attending MUSEXPO 2020. The German delegation joins additional delegations from Australia, Holland, Norway, India, the U.K., Sweden and more, who will join the diverse group of delegates at next year’s event.

Katy Perry Showcasing at MUSEXPO 2008
Also, MUSEXPO is currently accepting artist showcase submissions, which are currently open HERE. Over the year’s MUSEXPO has helped with the signing or being a key launching pad to the global stage for artists such as Katy Perry, The Temper Trap, Sheppard, Jessie J, Frank Turner, Robyn, Avalanche City, Gavin James, Ida Maria, LMFAO, Gin Wigmore, Lime Cordiale, Thomas Azier, Missy Higgins, Jack Savoretti and many others before their international success.

Early Bird Registration is now open for those wishing to attend MUSEXPO’s Creative Summit HERE.

Information on event partnership/sponsorship opportunities, direct flights to Burbank Airport and conference discount hotel room bookings within the Burbank, CA area is available at www.musexpo.net.



9/23/19

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 UNVEILS FIRST ROUND OF SPEAKERS FOR ITS 22ND EDITION AS PART CALIFORNIA ENT’T WEEK


As MUSEXPO Creative Summit prepares its 2020 event, the global music and media event has added key influencers to the agenda for its 22nd edition. Returning as part of California Entertainment Week 2020, MUSEXPO Creative Summit will once again welcome industry leaders and innovators from all facets of the worldwide music and media landscape.

Alexandra Patsavas Alicen Catron Schneider Aton Ben–Horin Bob Lefsetz Cybele Pettus
Daryl Berg Evan Bogart Mandar Thakur Markus Kuehn Mona Rubsämen
Ralph Simon Rich Thomas Ritch Esra Sienna Jackson Tom Windish

Among the new group of leading music, media, digital and entertainment industry minds confirmed to join MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 are: Alexandra Patsavas (Founder, Chop Shop Music Supervision); Alicen Catron Schneider (Sr. VP, Music Creative/Head Of West Coast Music Operations, NBCUniversal Television); Aton Ben–Horin (Global VP, A&R, Warner Music Group); Bob Lefsetz (Publisher, The Lefsetz Letter); Cybele Pettus (Sr. Music Supervisor, Electronic Arts); Daryl Berg (VP, Music Strategy & Licensing, Crown Media); Award–Winning Producer/Songwriter Evan Bogart (Beyoncé, Rihanna, Adam Lambert, Demi Lovato, Jason Derülo); Mandar Thakur (COO, Times Music Group, India); Markus Kuehn (Managing Partner, Flux FM, Germany); Mona Rubsämen (Managing Partner, Flux FM, Germany); Ralph Simon (Founder & Chairman, Mobilium Global; Rich Thomas (Founder, Indie Esports League); Ritch Esra (Publisher, The Music Business Registry); Sienna Jackson (Head of Film & TV Music, Spyglass Media Group); Tom Windish (Music Executive Leadership Group, Paradigm Talent Agency); and many others to be unveiled in the coming weeks.

In addition, influential music supervision company Hit The Ground Running will feature as part of a special synch session at MUSEXPO 2020, with multiple members of its team participating, for an exclusive deep–dive into the dozens of film, TV and trailer projects they’re currently working on.

Furthermore, Reeperbahn Festival Germany will be bringing almost two dozen German companies to Burbank, CA as part of its International program for direct engagement with U.S. and global companies attending the 22nd edition of MUSEXPO.

MUSEXPO’s Creative Summit, taking place March 22nd – 25th 2020, will return to Burbank, CA, the “Media Capital of the World,” at the inspiring resort–like Castaway venue for an ultimate networking, creative and business experience. MUSEXPO Creative Summit is a part of a week–long series of events including the Global Synch & Brands Summit, A&R Summit and Worldwide Radio Summit that will coincide as part of California Entertainment Week, which will place March 22nd – 27th.

Lisa Worden
In addition, California Entertainment Week will include the presentation of the coveted “MUSEXPO International Music Person of the Year” award during a special VIP Awards Gala Luncheon on Tuesday, March 24th. This year, MUSEXPO has confirmed that it will present this honor to one of the most influential and respected minds in the radio and music community, Lisa Worden, Alternative Rock Brand Manager for iHeartMedia, and Program Director of ALT 98.7.

Information on artist showcasing submissions, direct flights to Burbank Airport and conference discount hotel room bookings within the Burbank, CA area is available at www.musexpo.net.

To register to attend the event, or for organization and group discounts contact Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com.

For more information on sponsorship and showcase opportunities and event partnerships contact Sat Bisla at sat@anrworldwide.com.



8/5/19

MUSEXPO CREATIVE SUMMIT 2020 UNVEILS AGENDA FOR THE EVOLVING GLOBAL MUSIC BUSINESS DURING CALIFORNIA ENTERTAINMENT WEEK



As it prepares to deliver its 22nd global edition, MUSEXPO Creative Summit has unveiled the full agenda for its 2020 event, set to take place from March 22nd – 25th in Burbank, California. MUSEXPO Creative Summit will join a week–long series of events, that will also include the Global Synch Summit (with over 30 music supervisors from film, TV, gaming, on–demand, movie trailers and brands participating), A&R Summit, and Worldwide Radio Summit, coinciding as part of California Entertainment Week from March 22nd – 27th.

The 2020 program will welcome a number of exclusive and unique sessions and perspectives including a special focus on the world of PRO’s, neighboring rights and SoundExchange, while maintaining its central focus on the most important aspect of the global industry, the music itself, through a number of insightful A&R–centric sessions and keynotes, as well as the A&R Worldwide Creative Summit which will allow delegates valuable networking time with A&R executives from across the global landscape. The event will also focus on the digital, streaming, publishing, live, management, marketing, licensing, distribution, radio and multimedia aspects as a part of local and global pop culture.

MUSEXPO is renowned from bringing together some of the world’s top executives, speakers and partipants.
Enjoying a MUSEXPO experience (l–r) are: Sat Bisla (Founder & President, A&R Worldwide/MUSEXPO); Monte Lipman (Co–Founder & CEO, Republic Records); Sir Lucian Grainge (Chairman & CEO, Universal Music Group) and Avery Lipman (Co–Founder & Chief Executive, Republic Records).

Additionally, MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 will continue to deliver a significant synch focus across next year’s programming which will include the return of the highly–successful Global Synch Summit. Additional synch sessions will see the event welcoming executives from all facets of the global synch world including film, TV, trailers, VOD, video games, esports, brands, advertising and more. Among the unique sessions billed for the event is “HOLLYWOOD MADE IN BURBANK” which will welcome leading executives from the home of leading film/TV studios, where Hollywood magic is actually made, Burbank itself! Additionally, the event will see the successful synch team from Hit The Ground Running joining the program as part of a dedicated session to dig into their creative vision.

To view the full agenda for MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020, click HERE.

Early Bird Discount registration for MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2020 is open now. To register, click HERE, and for more information, visit www.musexpo.net.

6/17/19



RETURNS TO BURBANK, CA TO DELIVER ANOTHER INSPIRING EDITION OF ITS CREATIVE SUMMIT IN 2020 AS PART OF CALIFORNIA ENTERTAINMENT WEEK

MONDAY, JUNE 17TH 2019: Following up on its highly-successful 21st global edition and its inaugural event in the “Media Capital of the World” earlier this year, MUSEXPO (www.musexpo.net) has announced that its Creative Summit will return to Burbank, CA for 2020. The MUSEXPO Creative Summit again joins a week-long series of events that includes the Global Synch Summit, International Songwriting Summit, as well as the Worldwide Radio Summit, coinciding as part of California Entertainment Week, and taking place March 22nd – 27th, 2020.

From March 22nd - 25th, MUSEXPO’s Creative Summit will return to the inspiring Castaway venue for an ultimate networking, creative and business experience. In "Beautiful Downtown Burbank" as heard on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and Jay Leno, high in a picturesque setting in hills overlooking the city and Downtown LA, Castaway is fast becoming one of SoCal's most provocative and exciting special events properties and upscale restaurants, featuring breathtaking views and a renewed positive energy and vibe, ready to deliver a world-class experience to 2020’s attendees.

Burbank, CA is home to some of the world's most recognized music and media companies including film/TV studios, record labels, publishing companies, radio stations, music supervisors, synch companies and more including The Walt Disney Company, Marvel Comics Studios, Disney Music Group, Freemantle Media, ABC Television, Hollywood Records, ESPN, Lucasfilm, Warner Bros. Studios, DC Comics, Freeform TV, peermusic, Rhino Records, iHeartRadio, Nickelodeon Animation Studios, The Burbank Studios, Blizzard Entertainment, Cartoon Network, Insomniac Games, Legendary Films, The CW Television Network, NBC Universal, Universal Pictures, Universal Studios, KPWR “Power 106” Los Angeles and A&R Worldwide’s headquarters to name just a few. The city of Burbank is once again set to welcome 2020 delegates to this long-time epicenter of music creativity and innovation as California Entertainment Week unites artists, industry and fans alike.

MUSEXPO’s Creative Summit will once again look to deliver the unparalleled overview of the global music business from A&R, publishing, digital, streaming, brands, synch, live, management, distribution, multi-media, technology, marketing, radio and an intimate networking experience that its flagship event is globally-recognized for, while also delving more deeply into the most important aspect of our global music business - the songs and the artists. With more opportunities than ever for delegates to interact and connect with the local Los Angeles music community, as well as their global counterparts, MUSEXPO’s Creative Summit will feature a number of unique and innovative opportunities and platforms to foster creative opportunities and commercial realizations.

MUSEXPO Creative Summit will also continue to welcome the crème de la crème of global showcasing talent to its stage that has previously welcomed artists such as Katy Perry, LMFAO, Jessie J, Teddybears, Frank Turner, Robyn, The Chevin, The Temper Trap, Forest Blakk, Sheppard, Audur, Jack Savoretti, Thomas Azier, Missy Higgins, Laleh, Gavin James, Birds of Tokyo, Avalanche City, Gin Wigmore, Ida Maria and many others prior to their global success.

In addition, California Entertainment Week will include the presentation of the coveted "MUSEXPO International Music Person of the Year" award during a special VIP Awards Gala Luncheon on Tuesday, March 24th. This year, MUSEXPO has confirmed that it will present this honor to one of the most influential and respected minds in the radio and music community, Lisa Worden, Alternative Rock Brand Manager for iHeartMedia, and Program Director of ALT 98.7.

“Every year, our entire team sets a new industry standard to ensure we continue to make each MUSEXPO better than the last," states Sat Bisla, President & Founder A&R Worldwide/MUSEXPO. “As we once again deliver our inspiring Creative Summit as part of California Entertainment Week, we are determined to bring a fresh, clear energy and exciting new opportunities to our 2020 attendees, and look forward to another successful 10th edition of the Worldwide Radio Summit from our colleagues at AllAccess.com, to help unite artists, executives and fans alike.”

Over the past 15 years and multi-continental events, some of the world's most influential music, media and technology executives have participated at MUSEXPO, including: Alex da Kid – Grammy-winning Producer & Founder, KIDinaKORNER; Alex Luke -  Global Head of Programming & Content Strategy, Amazon Music; Alex Patsavas - Founder, Chop Shop Music Supervision (Grey's Anatomy, Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse); Andrew Kronfeld – Executive Vice President, Marketing, Universal Music Group; Avery Lipman – Co-Founder & Chief Executive, Republic Records; Ben Cooper – Controller, BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra & BBC Asian Network; Bob Shennan - Director, BBC Radio; Chad Hurley - Co-Founder, YouTube; Chris Barton - Co-Founder, Shazam; Christian Tattersfield - Founder & President, Good Soldier Songs; Craig Kallman - Chairman & CEO, Atlantic Records Group; Daniel Glass – Founder & Chairman – Glassnote Entertainment; Dave Holmes – worldwide manager of Coldplay; David Massey – President & CEO, Arista Records; Diane Warren - Grammy, Emmy & Golden Globe Award-Winning Songwriter; George Ergatoudis - Head of Apple Music U.K.; Harvey Goldsmith - Founder, Harvey Goldsmith Presents; Jake Wisely - Chief Publishing Executive, Concord Music; Jason Flom – CEO, Lava Records & Lava Music Publishing; Jeff Smith - Head of Music, BBC Radio 2 & 6 Music (UK); Jimmy Kimmel (Jimmy Kimmel Live!); Kevin Weatherly - Sr. VP/Programming, CBS Radio & Program Director, KROQ/JACK-FM/AMP RADIO (Los Angeles); Korda Marshall - EVP, New Recordings, BMG & Founder, Infectious Records; Larry King - Legendary Radio and Television Broadcaster/Interviewer; Martin Bandier - Chairman & CEO, Sony/ATV (Worldwide); Marty Diamond - Head of Global Music, Paradigm Agency (Coldplay, EminemThe Black Eyed Peas); Maureen Kenny – Sr. VP of A&R, Atlantic Records; Michael Chugg - President & Founder, Chugg Entertainment (Australasia); Michael Rapino - Chairman & CEO, Live Nation Entertainment; Mike Knobloch - President, Film Music & Publishing, Universal Pictures; Monte Lipman – Co-Founder & Chief Executive, Republic Records; Neil Warnock – Head Of Music Worldwide, United Talent Agency; Nick Raphael - President, Capitol Records U.K.; Nigel Lythgoe - Executive Producer, American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance; Paul Adam - Head of Songwriter Relations Europe, Spotify; Pete Ganbarg - President of A&R, Atlantic Records; Peter Edge - Chairman & CEO, RCA Records Group; Richard Russell - Founder, XL Recordings (UK); Sarah Stennett - CEO, First Access Entertainment; Savan Kotecha - Songwriter/Producer (The Weeknd, One Direction, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry); Scooter Braun - Founder, SB Projects (Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Usher); Seymour Stein - Co-Founder, Sire Records; Sir Lucian Grainge – Chairman & CEO, Universal Music Group; Steve Schnur - Worldwide Executive & President, EA Music Group; Steve Strange - Partner, X-Ray Touring; Tom Anderson - Co-Founder, MySpace; Troy Carter – Founder & CEO, Q&A Media Holdings.; will.i.am (The Black Eyed Peas); and Zane Lowe - Beats Music; amongst thousands of others.

Early Bird Registration is now open for MUSEXPO’s Creative Summit at www.musexpo.net.

Information on showcase artist submissions, event partnership/sponsorship opportunities, direct flights to Burbank Airport and conference discount hotel room bookings within the Burbank, CA area is available at www.musexpo.net.

For More Details Contact: Tyler Polzin at tyler@anrworldwide.com or +1.323.782.0770.