Downtown Music Publishing Names Emily Stephenson Sr. Mgr. International
January 22, 2016 at 11:52 AM (PT)
DOWNTOWN MUSIC PUBLISHING has hired EMILY STEPHENSON as Senior Manager,/International. In her NEW YORK-based role, STEPHENSON will manage global administration of DOWNTOWN's copyrights, focusing on increasing efficiency in data management with its foreign offices, affiliates and over 40 international collections societies. She will report to DOWNTOWN VP Administration SEAN McGRAW.
Prior to joining DOWNTOWN, STEPHENSON served as Manager/Publishing Operations at the company's SONGTRUST division, a leading provider of rights management software. Originally from NASHVILLE, STEPHENSON began her career as a Copyright Administrator at BLUEWATER MUSIC.
Commented McGRAW: "We are thrilled to have EMILY join DOWNTOWN MUSIC PUBLISHING. Working with SONGTRUST for the past four years, EMILY is at the forefront of leveraging copyright metadata to improve royalty collections. Her new role furthers our commitment to serving the long-term music publishing needs of world-class songs and songwriters."