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Adam Taylor

President & CEO, APM Music

Anita Chinkes-Ratner

Executive VP, Creative Music Strategy, Paramount

Ashley Pimenta

GM / VP Marketing at Element1 Music

Aton Ben Horin

Executive VP, Global A&R, Atlantic Records Group

Big Boy

Host, Big Boy's Neighborhood (Premiere Networks)

Charles "CB" Burks

Vice President A&R, Red Bull Records

Clinton Sparks

Entrepreneur, Investor, DJ, Producer, Songwriter (Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Rick Ross, Pitbull, Ludacris, Big Sean, 2 Chainz)

Craig Kallman

Chairman & CEO, Atlantic Records Group

Cybele Pettus

Sr. Music Supervisor, Electronic Arts

Dae Bogan

Head of Third-Party Partnerships The MLC

Danica Bates

Senior Director of Creative Music Strategy, Paramount Global

Danny Garcia

CEO, Playlister Club

David McKay

GM of Artist Services, Sofar Sounds

Debra Delshad

Sr. Director, Synchronization & Music Licensing, Angry Mob Music

Delmar Powell

Vice President A&R, Position Music

Dennis Hausammann

CEO, iGroove AG

Ericka J. Coulter

Sr. Vice President of A&R, Warner Records

Ellen K

Host Ellen K Radio Show, KOST 103.5 FM Los Angeles & Ellen K Weekend Show (iHeartMedia)

Gabriela Prisciandaro

Director of Talent, VEVO

Garrett Capone

Vice President & General Manager, Crush Music / Crush Ventures

Hiba Irshad

former Head of A&R, JioSaavn

J. Charley Londono

Founder & Attorney, Counsel Plus, Co.

James Cheney

Vice President Creative, Reservoir

Janine Kerr

Vice President Music, Bally Sport

Jared Lane

Director Publishing & Creative, Red Bull Records

Jesper Skibsby

CEO & Founder, WARM

Joel Denver

President & Founder, All Access Music Group

Jonathan Lane

Founder & Music Supervisor, Clearly Music

Katy Gavillet

Vice President, Creative Music, FOX Entertainment

Kara DioGuardi

Songwriter, Producer, Entrepreneur

Karl Kongkham

Managing Director, Warner Music (Thailand)

Kasey Fries

Vice President of Operations, Downtown Music Services

Kenny Ochoa

Head of Music Curation & Creative Licensing at Snap Inc.

Kenny "Tick" Salcido

Sr. VP/Head of A&R, Red Bull Records

Kevin Hellon II

CEO of Offstream Entertainment

Lisa Worden

Vice President Rock & Alternative Program Director ALT 98.7 - LA's New Alternative, iHeartMedia National Programming Group

Livy Rodriguez-Behar

Music Supervisor, Dreamboat Music

Mamie Coleman

Executive Vice President & Head of FOX Entertainment Music

Mandar Thakur

COO, Times Music

Mark Chipello

Vice President / Head of A&R, Position Music

Mark Sutherland

Contributing Writer, Music Business Worldwide

Markus Kuehn

Founder & Managing Partner, FLUX FM

Mason Cooper

President, Songrunner Entertainment (Music Supervisor)

Matt Pinfield

Host "New & Approved" KLOS, Los Angeles / Westwood One & Benztown Radio Networks Syndicated Host

Michael Frick

VP of Creative, MNRK Music Group

Mike Fink

Head of Creator Services, DistroKid

Nick Haussling

Music Supervisor, Walton Isaacson

Oum Pradutt

Founder & Managing Director, Phase1 Events & Entertainment Pvt Ltd (India)

Pamela Charbit

A&R Manager, Atlantic Records

Panos A. Panay

President, Recording Academy®

Pete Ganbarg

President of A&R, Atlantic Records & President ATCO Records

Phil Quartararo

President & Chairman, The Hello Group

Rachel Levy

Executive Vice President, Motion Picture Music Universal Pictures

Rich Goldman

President & Founder, Riptide Music Group

Ric Salmon

CEO, Driift & Director ATC Management

Ritch Esra

Publisher, The Music Registry

Rochelle Holguin

Sr. Vice President, Creative Music Strategy, Paramount

Ron Fair

A&R Executive, producer, songwriter, composer & former Chairman, Geffen Records/President, A&M Records & CCO/Executive VP, Virgin Records

Ryan Kofman

Director, Creative Music, FOX Entertainment

Ryan Svendsen

Head of Music, Millennium Media

Sabrina Del Priore

Senior Vice President, Creative Music Strategy, Paramount

Sam Juneman

Sr. VP, Head of Marketing & Services, ADA

Sam Kling

Chief Creative Office, SESAC

Sat Bisla

President & Founder, A&R Worldwide

Satya Hinduja

Founder, Alchemic Sonic Environment

Sydney Lopes

Head of Hip Hop / R&B, Artist Partnerships, Spotify

Tarsame Mittal

Founder, All About Music & TM Talent Management (India)

Taylor Jones

CEO, The Hello Group

Thaddeus Rudd

Co-President / Mom + Pop Music

Toussaint Hunt

Director of Creative Music Strategy, Paramount

Tricia Holloway

Global Music Executive, Walt Disney Imagineering

Tyler Bacon

President & CEO, Position Music

Vikram Mehra

Managing Director, Saregama



President, Songrunner Entertainment

Mason Cooper, president of Songrunner Entertainment, has Music Supervised over 100+ Film/TV projects. Always following his mantra to "fulfill the director's vision within the producer's parameters," he understands that the music and sound are an integral part of the storytelling, always keeping an "eye on the music."

His current projects include the features films "The Bee Keeper" (Jason Statham), "Savage Salvation" (Robert De Niro, John Malkovich), "Lamborghini" (Frank Grillo, Gabriel Byrne), "The Hill" (Dennis Quaid, Scott Glenn), "Good Mourning" (Machine Gun Kelly, Megan Fox), and "Sweetwater" (Kevin Pollack, Richard Dreyfus, Cary Elwes, Jeremy Piven), with other highlights including the Steve Jobs biopic "Jobs" (Ashton Kutcher), the Raging Bull prequel/sequel "The Bronx Bull" (Paul Sorvino, William Forsythe), and "Nine Eleven" (Charlie Sheen, Whoopie Goldberg).

In addition to his film work, Mason has supervised many TV series and specials. This repertoire includes the current Kate Bosworth starrer "Bring On The Dancing Horses," eOne's "You Me Her" (Greg Poehler, Rachel Blanchard), Peter Farrelly's "Loudermilk" (Ron Livingston), the AT&T Audience show "Rogue" (Thandie Newton, Cole Hauser) and over 150 Audience Music Concerts (The Foo Fighters, Taylor Swift, Imagine Dragons, Machine Gun Kelly, Bebe Rexha, more). He also serves as the executive music consultant to LA's Geffen Playhouse theater complex.

A formally trained musician, Cooper's music industry career was first forged in music publishing, representing the catalogues and talents of Bernie Taupin, John Lennon, Eddie Rabbitt, Jim Croce, George Michael, Rick Wakeman, and Smokey Robinson. His songwriting and production experience includes creating theme music and songs for major films and television shows, as well as musically collaborating with Dennis Quaid, Jason Alexander, Katie Holmes, Cheyenne Jackson, Bret Michaels, Weezer's Brian Bell, and many others. Cooper has also been creating a buzz as a Screenwriter, with his scripts receiving top honors at Film/Screenwriting Festivals around the USA and Europe.