Nashville, TN, and Los Angeles, CA (September 12, 2008)–615 Music has named longtime production music executive Shelly Walker to the new position of director of licensing, television network division.
In her new post, Walker will help extend the 615 Music brand name and presence into the West Coast/Hollywood marketplace, as well as the rest of the U.S. She will seek new music placements from the company’s library–as well as possible original music composition placements–into feature films, trailers, TV programs, TV promos, videogames and TV commercial projects.
Randy Wachtler, 615 Music president and CEO, said, “Shelly has over 10 years of sales experience in the production music industry. She is a specialist in music licensing and contract negotiations, and has the extensive entertainment industry relationships which will help 615 Music grow further into the Hollywood community and beyond.”
Before joining 615 Music, Walker was division manager of broadcast network and affiliate licensing with Megatrax Production Music Library, N. Hollywood, CA, from 2002. There, she managed a client base of over 300 active accounts. Earlier, she was an account executive with Opus One Production Music Library, Studio City, CA. From 1998 through 2001, Walker was director of music licensing with TunEdge Music Library, Universal City, CA.