Steven Markland Joins Downtown Music Publishing And Establishes Nashville Office
February 5, 2014 at 3:09 PM (PT)
STEVEN MARKLAND has been hired as VP/A&R for DOWNTOWN MUSIC PUBLISHING (DMP), and will establish the company’s NASHVILLE office. MARKLAND most recently served five years as VP/A&R at WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC.
STEVEN will report to DMP Pres./Founder JUSTIN KALIFOWITZ and COO ANDREW BERGMAN, as he signs and develops songwriters, acquires catalogs and works closely with the company’s NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES creative teams.
"For over two decades, STEVEN has proven to be a tireless champion of songwriters," said KALIFOWITZ. "As we expand our business to NASHVILLE, home to one of the most vibrant songwriting communities in the world, ANDREW and I couldn't be more delighted to welcome such a passionate and talented executive to our team."