Allen Butler Heads Up Montage Music Nashville
June 19, 2006 at 3:02 PM (PT)
Former SONY NASHVILLE Pres/CEO ALLEN BUTLER has been tapped to head up a new label in NASHVILLE. MONTAGE MUSIC NASHVILLE is owned by JOHN SIMMONS of HEDGEWOOD INTERNATIONAL, LLC. Through HEDGEWOOD, SIMMONS owns several successful businesses including a steel mill and two minor league baseball teams. He says, "We are very aware of the commitment necessary to launch a successful entertainment company- in terms of its management and financing. Our first order of business is to hire the best in the business to be at the helm of MONTAGE MUSIC and we know we have that in ALLEN BUTLER. ALLEN has our full support and backing."
MONTAGE is currently putting together a staff and looking for new digs on MUSIC ROW. Stay tuned to ALL ACCESS for more news on the emerging label as it becomes available.