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February 14, 2019

Time: 12:00 -2:00PM

AIMP Premier Event - Industry Update and Outlook on Performance Based Income with Barry Massarsky

We invite you to join us for this presentation from Barry Massarsky and Jake DeVries of Massarsky Consulting. This panel will go through the latest developments and trends that are impacting publishing royalties and music publishing valuations. 

The following topics will be discussed - 

Industry update

State of radio industry

License outlook for commercial radio

Latest developments and observations at the PRO’s

You must be a Premier Professional member to participate in this special event..  To attend or to upgrade your membership, please email becca@AIMP.org.  You can check your membership status by logging into the MEMBERS section of our site.

The deadline to sign up is February 12th to allow for security clearance for in-person participants.  Walk-ups will not be permitted.  You will receive confirmation of valid registration which you should print and bring to expedite building security check.


 Thanks to our exclusive bank sponsors


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Rell Lafargue
President & COO, Reservoir

AIMP Premier Members Event

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The Harry Fox Agency
40 Wall Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10005

Barry M. Massarsky: As the former Senior Economist of ASCAP and now the President of Massarsky Consulting Inc, Mr. Massarsky has pioneered the field of music copyright economics serving revenue-related interests within the U.S. music industry, facilitating strategic opportunities for advancing royalty income, and inspiring new license regimes. He has cultivated and maintained clients whose businesses own or manage over 85% of owned song copyrights and over 90% of sound recordings in this country. In addition, his range of songwriter/composer clients covers the wide spectrum of the music industry and includes such writer luminaries as the Estate of George Gershwin, Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, James Taylor, Garth Brooks, Lionel Ritchie, Guess Who and Green Day. Mr. Massarsky's expertise ranges from music royalty valuation, to strategic and analytic counsel for significant collective rights and trade associations, to expert witness litigation in numerous copyright infringement cases, His experience also extends to the music production library marketplace where he has led many performing rights initiatives on behalf of both its trade organization and individual market leaders.

Mr. Massarsky received an MBA from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Arts (cum laude) from Boston University. He has lectured extensively on music industry topics at educational institutions and industry seminars, is cited frequently in major news publications and industry journals, and is the author of "Operating Dynamics Behind ASCAP, BMI and SESAC, the Performing Rights Societies," which appeared in the Journal of Interactive Multimedia Association in conjunction with the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

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