RIAA Taps Cary Sherman As Chairman/CEO
August 8, 2011 at 1:50 PM (PT)
The RECORDING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA has named CARY SHERMAN as Chairman/CEO, succeeding MITCH BAINWOL, who left to become the CEO of the ALLIANCE OF AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURERS.
SHERMAN has been the RIAA's President since 2001.
"I'm honored to take on this role at such a pivotal moment for music," said SHERMAN. "The industry is now reaching a new stage, with exciting initiatives, compelling legal music offerings, and real signs of progress on a host of fronts."