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November News

  • View Webcasts of Panels – One of the many benefits of membership is our archive of past panels.  If you missed the NY September panel, "Broadway Bound", or the NY and LA panels with David Israelite/NMPA, Members can view the video, as well as all archives, here. All are welcome to view a sampling of video clips here
  • AIMP Vice President, Teri Nelson Carpenter, has been invited by the US Dept of State to be a delegate at the 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad, India November 28-30th.  Teri will be presenting on Media & Entertainment. This year’s theme is “Women First - Prosperity For All."  You can read more about the event here.  
  • NMPA's David Israelite on music licensing issues: 'The Value Of The Song Is More Important Than the Process.'  Read the full article here.  
  • The AIMP Nashville Chapter just launched its new podcast series, “AIMP Nashville Pubcast.” Hosted by Michael McAnally Baum, President of SMACKSongs and AIMP Nashville Secretary, the weekly series will feature 30-minute interviews with independent music publishers in Nashville. Read more about it here.    
  • Variety has named Denise Colletta of City National Bank (who sponsors both the LA and NY Chapters) to its "2017 Power Of Women LA" list.  
  • Please join us in celebrating the AIMP's 40th anniversary at your local chapter!  
  • ASCAP members shine at the MTV Video Music Awards.  Read more about their winners and performers here.  
  • BMI announces key promotions within its creative team. Read more about them here.  
  • SESAC celebrates Kenny Rogers with its 2017 Legacy Award.  Read more about it here.  
  • Downtown Music Publishing celebrates three  #1's!  Read more about them here, here and here.   
  • Follow Us - And don't forget to connect with the AIMP on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.


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Dale Bobo / Big Deal Music

Dale Bobo is Senior Vice President of Big Deal Music Nashville working with songwriters Brett Beavers, Brad Tursi, Dave Berg, Bonnie Baker, Jason White, Driver Williams, among others.  Bobo began his career in the Nashville office of Chappell/Intersong where he ran the tape room and, after the acquisition of Chappell by Warner Bros. Music in 1987, Tim Wipperman brought him over to plug songs which he did happily for many years.  Eventually becoming SVP/GM of Warner/Chappell Nashville, Bobo lead a formidable staff of publishing enthusiasts celebrating 22 number one records and working with hit writers Marv Green, Steven Dale Jones, Wendell Mobley, Tim Nichols, John Rich, Wynn Varble, Chris Wallin and others.  Rusty Gaston and Bobo established the successful This Music venture during this time.  Later Bobo became Executive Vice President of Chrysalis Music, where he oversaw all aspects of the Nashville office working with producer/writers Brett Beavers and Jeff Stevens and songwriters Danny Orton and Jim McCormick.  Bobo was brought in by Los Angeles based publisher Kenny Macpherson, President of Chrysalis North America and later founder of Big Deal Music.  Bobo has served on the Board Of Directors of The Academy Of Country Music and the Country Music Association, is a former chairman of the Copyright Society Of The South, is a Leadership Music Alumnus (class of 1995) and a proud member of the Association Of Independent Music Publishers.

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