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Patrick Donovan

CEO & Chair of the Australian Music Industry Network,
Music Victoria
Brunswick, VIC, AUSTRALIA
Patrick Donovan is the CEO of Music Victoria and chair of the Australian Music Industry Network. He led the campaign for the Victorian State Government to implement the world first Agent of Change Principle in 2014 to place the onus on developers to soundproof apartments next to existing venues. He is a member of the Arts Industry Council of Victoria, the Liquor Control Advisory Council and the City of Melbourne Music Strategy Committee. He sings in punk band Cowsmuff, tour managed Iggy Pop in 1998 and was the former Music Writer for The Age newspaper, where he started the Sticky Carpet column, The Age EG Awards and the campaign to name a lane after AC/DC.