ASCAP President and Chairman of the Board Paul Williams, ASCAP CEO John LoFrumento and ASCAP Executive VP of Membership Randy Grimmett give a "state of the union" of ASCAP to packed ballroom of members in L.A.
ASCAP's 2012 General Annual Membership Meeting was held on Thursday, April 19th at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel's Grand Ballroom in Los Angeles, CA. The meeting kicked off the 2012 ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO, the annual three-day conference for music creators filled with educational and inspiring panels, and plenty of opportunities to network.
ASCAP President and Chairman Paul Williams gave a rousing speech at this year's meeting, passionately championing ASCAP's advocacy efforts for the past year and laying out his vision for what ASCAP and its members need to do in the future to strengthen ASCAP's role in the digital age.
In addition, ASCAP CEO John LoFrumento and ASCAP Executive Vice President of Membership Randy Grimmett provided a progress report on the state of the industry, ASCAP operations and membership, and new opportunities for achieving career success.