Salt Lake City native Eric Ryan has joined BMI for performing rights representation. Ryan was a regional finalist on USA Network's "Nashville Star" and is the first country act to join Real Deal Records, a multi-genre label headed by former heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield. Encore Entertainment is handling Ryan's A&R presence in Nashville.
|Pictured with Ryan (seated) are (l-r) Encore Entertainment's Jim Scott and Pamela DeMarche Scott, BMI's Bradley Collins, Encore Entertainment's Liz Morin, Real Deal Records' Evander Holyfield and Encore Entertainment's Butch Baker. photo by Brian Tipton|