CMA Adds Four To Staff
August 12, 2014 at 12:30 PM (PT)
The COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION (CMA) has added four new team members. Joining CMA is Dir./Strategic Partnerships EMILY EVANS, Accounting Coordinator ANGELA BROWN, Live Events Production Coordinator MANDI NAYLOR, and Network Administrator JUSTIN RANDALL.
EVANS joins CMA from ST8TMNT where she functioned as Brand Manager. Previous stops include time with 13 MANAGEMENT and MAC PRESENTS. "I am thrilled to have someone with EMILY's accomplished, well-rounded background in marketing, brand partnerships, digital, creative, and retail join the CMA Partnerships team," stated CMA SVP/Marketing and Strategic Partnerships DAMON WHITESIDE. "Her experience building award-winning promotions programs for the industry's biggest artists, plus her strategic relationships with many top FORTUNE 500 brands, will be a major driver in advancing CMA's goals of building innovative partnerships that benefit the Country Music industry."
BROWN joins CMA from TRACTOR SUPPLY COMPANY where she served as the Accounting Coordinator . "ANGI is a welcome addition to the F&A team," remarked CMA SVP/Finance and Administration AMY SMARTT. "Her education and work experience make her a valuable resource to CMA."
NAYLOR worked locally as a freelance events producer alongside FREEMAN ENTERPRISES before joining the CMA staff. "The CMA Live Events team is committed to delivering the highest standard when it comes to the events we produce," said CMA Sr. Dir./Live Events CHRIS CRAWFORD. "MANDI's experience and passion will help us continue to achieve this mission."
RANDALL joined CMA from JRCONSULTING where he assisted BRIDGESTONE ARENA as an IT infrastructure consultant on many major events, including the CMA AWARDS. "We're very excited that JUSTIN has joined our department," stated CMA Dir./Information Technology KEN SANDERSON. "He has more than 19 years of experience in many aspects of corporate and events IT and will be instrumental in keeping CMA on the forefront of technology."
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