Music Biz 2017 has ended
Please note that Monday, May 15 consists of pre-convention meetings, digital service workshops, the Entertainment & Technology Law Conference, and the Industry Jam 2. The full program will take place Tuesday, May 16  through Thursday, May 18.  
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Adam Parness

Head of Publisher Licensing & Relations
Adam Parness is Head of Publisher Licensing and Relations at Pandora. In this role, Parness is responsible for leading Pandora’s global relationships with songwriters and music publishers, including the development of broader product rights and internationalization in order to increase revenue, retention and customer engagement. Parness has over 15 years of experience as a digital media executive. Prior to joining Pandora, he was Principal Content Acquisition Manager at Amazon, where he led the company’s global music publishing initiatives and was instrumental in the launch of Prime Music. Prior, Parness served as of VP of Music Licensing at Rhapsody, where he played a pivotal role in the acquisition of Napster and global expansion of the company.