Executives from Canadian performing rights organization SOCAN visited with their counterparts at BMI during a recent visit to Music City. On the informal agenda were technological advances, affiliation procedures and royalty distribution issues. More than 100 SOCAN members are part of the Nashville songwriting community.
|Gathered at the Nashville office are (seated) BMI's Nancy Moore; SOCAN Member Relations & National Policies Director Lynne Foster; SOCAN CEO Andre LeBel, SOCAN National Relations Specialist Marni Thornton; BMI's Nancy Logan and Caroline Davis; (standing) SOCAN songwriter and consultant Eddie Schwartz, BMI's Thomas Cain, Michael Tortora and Joyce Rice; SOCAN Member Management VP Kent Sturgeon; BMI's Patsy Bradley, David Preston, Harry Warner, Perry Howard, LuAnn Davidson and Bradley Collins; and SOCAN Relationship Manager Dan Kershaw. Photo by Brian Tipton|