ASCAP Hires LeAnn Phelan As Sr. Creative Dir. For Nashville Regional Office
April 7, 2010 at 3:25 PM (PT)
LeANN PHELAN has been tapped as Sr. Creative Dir. for ASCAP’s new NASHVILLE regional office, which will serve all genres of music. PHELAN, who has a background in writer relations and A&R, will report to VP/Managing Exec./Operations TIM DuBOIS.
DuBOIS said: “LeANN has established a reputation as one of the most assertive, successful advocates for writers and artists in the business today. ASCAP is delighted to bring onboard her insight, talent and passion, as we broaden our service area and simultaneously deepen our relationships with the writers and publishers we serve.”
“I am thrilled to step into this creative position with ASCAP, as we make NASHVILLE a comprehensive creative hub for writers and publishers from NASHVILLE and beyond," PHELAN said. "There are unlimited possibilities for our members to expand their relationships across genres and across the country and I look forward to facilitating opportunities for talented songwriters and artists.”
PHELAN most recently worked with 19 ENTERTAINMENT and has also held positions at SONY NASHVILLE, WINDSWEPT NASHVILLE and COMBUSTION MUSIC.
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