Pictured L-R: SVP of Iron Mountain Entertainment Services Jeff Anthony; Producers & Engineers Wing® Sr. Executive Director Maureen Droney; and Project Manager Iron Mountain Film & Sound Archives Barry Cardinael. Photo courtesy of The Recording Academy®/Wireimage.com © 2011. Photographed by: Greg Campbell.
Santa Monica, CA. (November 16, 2011)—The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing has partnered with Iron Mountain, with the latter providing title sponsorship of regional Recording Academy Chapter professional development events.
Iron Mountain will also serve as a sustaining member of the P&E Wing Manufacturer's Council, a group of audio-related companies that function as a creative think-tank to address industry issues, including technical best practices, new technology development, preservation of recording assets and creative rights.
"We are very pleased that Iron Mountain will be working closely with The Producers & Engineers Wing this year," stated P&E Wing Sr. Executive Director Maureen Droney. "Iron Mountain is renowned as a purveyor of best practices related to film and sound archiving, preservation, restoration and transfer, and this ties in perfectly with music preservation initiatives and intellectual property issues that are fundamental to the P&E Wing. We look forward to working with them on educational and professional development events related to preserving the past and protecting the future."
"Iron Mountain has been a partner to the music recording industry for many years, protecting and preserving some of the most important recordings in America's musical history," said Jeff Anthony, vice president, Iron Mountain Entertainment Services. "This partnership with The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing will allow us to continue that relationship with the industry while also giving us a platform to advise on, and advocate for, best practices in asset preservation and creative rights management. We forward to playing an active role in helping to shape the future of recorded music."
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