Music Dealers Panels: A2IM Licensing Day Panel With Kavi Ohri 244 words · 2 minute read


A2IM’s Licensing & Publishing Committee and AIMP will present the next Licensing Day on Wednesday, February 15, 2012 from 4PM – 8PM at the Jolly Hotel (22 E. 38th Street @ Madison Ave, NYC, map). Three panels will run from 4PM – 7PM and then all attendees are invited to the Whaler Bar within the Jolly Hotel for Happy Hour Specials from 7PM – 8PM.

You can view the list of A2IM & AIMP members and panelists who have RSVP’d HERE.


#1: Merchandising (presented by AIMP) – Merchandisers discuss the process for clearing and incorporating copyrights in products for sale. Moderated by Mary Beth Roberts of High Standards Unlimited. Panelists include Elizabeth Dambriunas, Esq., Keith D’Arcy of Universal Music Publishing, Lauren Whitehead of Jakks Pacific, and Keith Zurcher of Viacom Media/Nickelodeon.

#2: TV/Film – Music supervisors discuss their process, timelines, budgets and other licensing options needed to maximize impact for music licensed. Moderated by Danielle Boone of ABKCO Music & Records. Panelists include Michael Hill (Bored to Death, Nurse Jackie), Joe Rudge (Blue Valentine), & Jennifer Towle (Focus Features).

#3: Brands & Bands – Agency and brand staff compare perspectives on finding the music and artist that best fits their objectives and how budgets can be best allocated to maximize impact for artist and brand. Moderated by Kavi Ohri of Music Dealers. Panelists include Mike Ladman of McCann Erickson, Ricki Askin of Vice/VBS/Virtue, and Lauren King of Mother.

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