A2IM Elect New Board, Executive Hierarchy
May 27, 2014 at 5:12 PM (PT)
A2IM, the AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT MUSIC, has announced the election of their new 2014-15 Board of Directors. Listed alphabetically, the newly elected A2IM Board of Directors are RAZOR & TIE Pres. CRAIG BALSAM, EPITAPH/ANTI- GM DAVE HANSEN, HOPELESS RECORDS Owner LOUIS POSEN, DUALTONE MUSIC GROUP CEO/Co-Founder SCOTT ROBINSON and TOMMY BOY Owner/CEO THOMAS SILVERMAN.
A2IM Pres. RICH BENGLOFF noted, “27 A2IM label members ran for the A2IM board this year, the most ever, and the quality of candidates confirmed that the A2IM leadership bench is deep. We thank them all for running and offering to serve their Indie music label community colleagues.”
BENGLOFF also appointed three representatives to the President’s Advisory Committee, to assist and lend their expertise to the organization while at the same time increasing the board’s diversity and representativeness. They are WARP RECORDS US Label Manager JOSH BERMAN, MACK AVENUE RECORDS Pres. DENNY STILWELL and COMPASS RECORDS GROUP Co-Founder GARRY WEST.
Additionally, WIND-UP RECORDS GM ALAN GALBRAITH has been designated as a member of the WIN Council and the A2IM WIN representative.
The A2IM Board elected KILL ROCK STARS Owner/Pres. PORTIA SABIN to be President; CONCORD MUSIC GROUP Pres. GLEN BARROS to be Treasurer and DIGITAL, OLE SVP JIM SELBY as Secretary.