Darren Briggs Upped At BMI Nashville
April 22, 2011 at 11:56 AM (PT)
DARREN BRIGGS has been appointed VP/Technology Innovation for BROADCAST MUSIC, INC. (BMI) it was today announced by. BRIGGS will be based in BMI’s NASHVILLE office and will report to SVP/Business Technology JAMES KING. BRIGGS was previously VP & Chief Technology Officer for BMI’s LANDMARK division.
In his new role he will be responsible for leading technological change and new processes that benefit BMI’s affiliates and licensees.
“DARREN has been an innovator at BMI and his technological vision has strengthened BMI’s services to our affiliates and licensees,” said KING. “He was a leader at LANDMARK and helped spearhead and activate the company’s recognition technology, as well as its integration into BMI’s distribution systems. His knack for identifying new processes and services that support BMI’s mission of providing the most accurate, reliable and customer-focused technology solutions and systems makes this promotion well-deserved. His work behind the scenes for our affiliates and licensees has made BMI a leader in technology advancement in copyright management, and I know he will continue to contribute towards this in this position.”
BRIGGS, who worked briefly at BMI in 1988 as an assistant in the Publisher Relations department, rejoined the copyright organization in 2001 as Dir./Strategic Development. He was named Senior Director in 2003 and Project Leader for LANDMARK DIGITAL SERVICES, LLC in 2004, and VP & Chief Technology Officer in 2006.