Jody Gerson Named Co-Pres. Of Sony/ATV Music
January 25, 2008 at 3:14 PM (PT)
SONY/ATV MUSIC PUBLISHING has named JODY GERSON Co-President; he will share the title with current U.S. Pres. DANNY STRICK. GERSON assumes control of the WEST COAST operations, while STRICK will continue to handle the EAST COAST, NASHVILLE and LATIN AMERICA.
"JODY is an incredibly talented executive who has discovered and signed many of the music industry’s biggest stars," Chairman/CEO MARTIN BANDIER stated. "I worked with her for many years, and couldn't believe she actually became available. JODY and DANNY’s extensive knowledge and experience will both complement each other and bring us valuable perspective as we move forward to implement new initiatives."
"I was fortunate to work closely with MARTY BANDIER for over 15 years at EMI," GERSON said. "To be united with him and the other talented people at SONY ATV MUSIC is a thrill and an honor."