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Jason Markey

Executive Vice President & Head of Music,
STX Entertainment - The Future in Motion
Burbank, USA
EVP & Head of Music at STX Entertainment
Highly respected veteran music executive Jason Markey serves as STX Entertainment’s Executive Vice President and Head of Music. He oversees all aspects of music including production of film scores and development of soundtracks for the studio. He works directly with STX’s filmmakers to curate and source songs and develop original music for 12 to 15 major motion pictures a year.

Prior to STX Entertainment, Markey served as Executive Vice President, Music & Soundtracks at Relativity Media where he helped establish a division that developed soundtracks with nearly every studio, including DreamWorks Pictures, Sony Pictures, Universal Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox, Focus Features, HBO and many others. He oversaw more than 65 soundtracks and supervised music for a wide range of film and television titles including Dallas Buyers Club, Bridesmaids, The Best of Me, Act of Valor, Safe Haven, Banshee, Free Birds, Like Crazy, Immortals, Limitless, Biutiful, The Fighter, the “30 Rock” Soundtrack, Dear John, and many more.

From 1999 through 2009, Markey was the General Manager of Immortal Records, an independent record company based in Los Angeles, where he oversaw the day-to-day operations of the label. During his time at Immortal Records he signed and developed artists such as 30 Seconds to Mars and Velvet Revolver. Prior to Immortal Records, he was at Arista Records in their A&R Department, where he worked alongside the music legend Clive Davis, as well as with many talented musicians including Sara McLachlan, Patti Smith and with Carlos Santana on his platinum album “Supernatural”.