Hollywood, CA (July 21, 2015)—The non-profit Production Music Association (PMA) has announced the first round of moderators and panelists who will be featured in sessions during the PMA’s Second Annual Production Music Conference.
The PMA’s 2015 Production Music Conference (PMC) will be held on September 9, 2015 at the Directors Guild of America headquarters in Los Angeles, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Among the panels to be presented during this year’s PMC are:
* Follow the Dollar: Revenue Streams for Production Music
* Writing the Next Library Hit: Composing Techniques for Production Music
* Production Music in Advertising
* Legal Considerations for Music Libraries
* Trailer Music: When Out-of-the-Box Works and When It Doesn’t
* New Business Models in the Production Music Library Industry
The first round of confirmed moderators and panelists for PMC 2015, culled from member companies of the PMA, include Ryan Born, CEO, AdRev; Aaron Davis, Founder, Exploration IO; Timothy Andrew Edwards, Composer ; Marc Ferrari, Founder, Master Source; John Fulford, Music Producer; Joel Goodman, Founder, Icon; Benoit Grey, Composer; Andrew Gross, Owner, Konsonant Music; Sally House, Owner, Executive Producer, The Hit House; Sharon Jennings, VP, Music & Marketing, APM Music; Ben Kihnel, Director, Business Development, Rumblefish; Cassie Lord, President, 5 Alarm Music; Ron Mendelsohn, CEO, Megatrax; Ken Nelson, Executive Producer, FirstCom; Ali Pistoresi, Creative Director, Immediate Music; and Nan Wilson, Owner, Manage Ad Music.
The PMA has also announced that initial corporate sponsors of the 2015 PMC include AdRev/DashGo, Music Gateway, ProductionHUB.com, SESAC, Soundminer and Warner/Chappell Production Music.
The PMA will also be launching its first annual Mark Awards event on the evening of September 9, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the DGA headquarters in L.A. The new awards event will honor excellence within the Production Music industry.
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