Panel Details


Saturday 05/12/2018
Osgoode Ballroom West
1:40PM - 2:00PM
(20 minutes)

Keynote Interview

Third Generation Music Publishing Maven, Mary Megan Peer, On Revolutionary A&R and the Future of Music Publishing

Representing a publishing hit-list that spans generations, peermusic is a creative powerhouse working with some of the world’s best loved recording artists and songs. At the helm is Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Mary Megan Peer, a former Wall Streeter and the youngest member of the Board of ASCAP. In this session with interviewer Melinda Newman, Peer will talk about the company’s principle ethos of revolutionary A&R; hit-making for the likes of Bieber and Beyonce; and the challenges facing composers in 2018 as they seek to maximize licensing in today’s complex digital landscape.