Kevin Gage Named SVP At ASCAP
January 6, 2009 at 5:55 AM (PT)
ASCAP has named KEVIN GAGE as SVP/Strategic Planning and Digital Development. In this newly established position, GAGE will be directing ASCAP’s overall digital strategy and reinforcing ASCAP’s aggressive efforts to establish fair compensation for the digital use of members’ copyrighted music.
Gage comes to ASCAP with over 16 years of senior strategic and digital media experience with WARNER MUSIC GROUP, WARNER BROS. STUDIOS and NBC UNIVERSAL.
According to ASCAP CEO JOHN LOFRUMENTO, "KEVIN’s experience will allow ASCAP to further its leadership position in technology development, plan for continued growth in digital music use and capitalize on the momentum we’ve built for fair payment among digital music users. Without question, this is an optimal time for him to bring that experience and his unique skills to work on behalf of our 340,000+ songwriter, composer and music publisher members."