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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Jonathan Shuford

Program Director
Jonathan Shuford is the Program Director for one of the most successful Top 40 stations in the country — iHeartMedia’s 107.5 the River in Nashville.  A 14-year radio veteran with previous programming stops in Mobile, AL; Tulsa, OK; and Louisville, KY, Shuford has been with iHeartMedia for nearly a decade and in Nashville since 2015. iHeartMedia has been instrumental in helping it’s quarter of a billion monthly consumers discover new music through programs like “On the Verge” and it’s many digital platforms, such as iHeartRadio Plus and iHeartRadio All Access.  Shuford also has a published study on the effect of local music support on a radio station’s ratings in a competitive situation.