Richard Conlon Named Chief External Affairs Officer At SoundExchange
March 1, 2017 at 5:57 AM (PT)
Former BMI SVP Corporate Strategy, Communications and New Media RICHARD CONLON is joining SOUNDEXCHANGE as Chief External Affairs Officer, effective TODAY (3/1).
President and CEO MICHAEL HUPPE said, "As SOUNDEXCHANGE continues to evolve and provide additional services to the industry, our relationships throughout the community are even more critical. Coordinating the efforts of our external-facing departments will help us maximize value as we navigate and improve the digital environment. RICHARD's track record in corporate positioning, strategy and service development will add valuable assets to our executive team."
"SOUNDEXCHANGE is uniquely positioned to serve the industry as streaming enters the mainstream," said CONLON, most recently a consultant. "I am excited to work with the SOUNDEXCHANGE team as we embrace the opportunities ahead for SOUNDEXCHANGE and our artists, rights owners and licensees."