Shauna KrikorianLos Angeles, CA (June 30, 2009)–President & CEO Alan Ett has announced that Shauna Krikorian and Stacey Palm will respectively head up film and television licensing at Opus 1 Music Library, an AECG company.
Krikorian, formerly director of licensing for film at 615 Music, has joined AECG as head of film licensing and replaces Marrsha Sill, who has departed Opus 1 to pursue other opportunities.
In addition to her prior post at 615 Music, Krikorian’s extensive experience in the music industry includes executive director at Paul Anka Productions where she handled all of the company’s day-to-day management and manager of music for Tyrell Music Group. Spiderman 3, Watchmen, Horton Hears a Who, The Nanny Diaries, Ghost Rider, Dirty Sexy Money, Family Guy and America’s Next Top Model are among Krikorian’s many film and television credits.
Stacey Palm was formerly VP film and television music at Famous Music Publishing. Her background, in addition to Famous Music, includes senior director, film soundtrack division, EMI Music Publishing. Palm’s many music placements in television include many high profile shows such as Entourage, House, Ugly Betty, Sex and the City, Six Feet Under, Heroes, Desperate Housewives and Grey’s Anatomy, to name a few.
“As Marrsha begins the next chapter in an already distinguished career, we wish her the best pursuing new opportunities in the music industry,” says Ett. “Shauna and Stacey have the experience and skill that we know will be great assets as Opus 1 Music continues to grow and adapt to the constant changes in the world of entertainment. We welcome them to the family.”
“We are tremendously excited about the addition of Shauna and Stacey both of whom have dynamic music backgrounds in the film and television community,” says Mitch Rabin, executive VP Opus 1 Music. “At the same time, we have enormous respect for Marrsha Sill and thank her for her many successful years of service.”
Opus 1 Music Library represents over 100,000 tracks of music for licensing and has its own catalog featuring over 15,000 tracks. Opus 1 is represented internationally by sub-publishers in over 35 territories around the world, and is the exclusive US distributor for 14 of the premiere European music library labels.
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