SoundExchange Hires Music Industry Vet Barry LeVine As VP/Industry Relations
July 23, 2013 at 7:00 AM (PT)
SOUNDEXCHANGE has tapped BARRY LEVINE as VP/Industry Relations. He will lead the organization's artist and label outreach program, along with driving strategic relationships with other organizations within the music community.
"I'm pleased to announce BARRY LEVINE will join us as our VP/Industry Relations. He brings a solid reputation and broad set of industry and artist outreach skills to our team," said SOUNDEXCHANGE Pres./CEO MICHAEL HUPPE. "BARRY's unique experience will be key in the development of new programs for the 90,000 artist and 28,000 rights owner accounts that we currently serve, as well as creating new connections and opportunities as we move SOUNDEXCHANGE into its next chapter."
"It's exciting to join a group of individuals who are committed advocates for recording artists and rights owners," said LEVINE. "As the music industry continues to evolve to meet the demands of a digital world, SOUNDEXCHANGE is at the forefront of ensuring a fair and balanced approach for getting artists paid for their work. I look forward to fostering our strong relationships with the creative community so we can work together to move the music industry forward."