Jason Flom, Cherry Lane Launch Lava Music Publishing
May 12, 2009 at 2:22 PM (PT)
Longtime music executive JASON FLOM and CHERRY LANE MUSIC PUBLISHING are launching a joint-venture publishing operation, entitled LAVA MUSIC PUBLISHING, reports MUSICWEEK. FLOM once headed LAVA RECORDS and has held executive positions at ATLANTIC and CAPITOL RECORDS, CHERRY LANE's roster includes hit acts such as BLACK EYED PEAS and JOHN LEGEND.
"JASON’s track record speaks for itself," CHERRY LANE SVP/Creative Services and Marketing RICHARD STUMPF said. "He has great instincts, is a straight shooter and is all about getting the job done for the artist. I've been hoping to put something like this together with him for years. CHERRY LANE is the perfect compliment to JASON as we share the same aggressive philosophy of making things happen for our artists."
"I am thrilled to be in business with CHERRY LANE," FLOM said. "They are at the top of the list when it comes to aggressive and innovative indie music publishers. RICH is a visionary executive who has pursued this partnership for years. I am so happy to finally be working with him and the rest of the team at CHERRY LANE."