Downtown Music Publishing Appoints Andrew Sparkler to VP/Business Affairs & Operations
October 1, 2014 at 8:44 AM (PT)
ANDREW SPARKLER, a senior executive at ASCAP, has joined DOWNTOWN MUSIC PUBLISHING (DMP), where he has been appointed as VP/Business Affairs & Operations. In his new inter¬disciplinary role, SPARKLER will supervise DMP's direct relationships with both domestic and international collection societies, manage integration between DMP's business affairs, administration and technology departments and develop new business opportunities for the company's client roster. Sparkler will be based at DMP's NEW YORK headquarters and will report to COO/General Counsel ANDREW BERGMAN.
"This has been a fantastic year of growth for DMP," said BERGMAN. "As we continue to enhance our client services offering amidst a rapidly shifting PRO landscape, having someone with ANDREW's depth of knowledge and relationships will be invaluable to the company and our clients alike."
"I'm extremely excited to join the DMP team as they continue re-imagining the role of a music publisher," said SPARKLER. "Their global view, technology platform and world¬class creative services truly set the company apart."