MUSEXPO – United Nations of Music

1250 Harvard Rd. Burbank CA 91501


March 19-22, 2023

As MUSEXPO prepares its 2023 event, the annual global music and media event has unveiled its first round of music industry executives to the agenda for its 23rd edition, which takes place March 19 – 22, 2023. MUSEXPO will once again welcome industry leaders and innovators from all facets of the worldwide music and media landscape.

Among the group of music, media, digital and entertainment industry minds confirmed to join MUSEXPO Creative Summit 2023 are: Adam Taylor, President & CEO, APM Music, Anita Chinkes-Ratner, Executive VP, Creative Music Strategy, Paramount; Big Boy, Host, Big Boy’s Neighborhood (Premiere Networks); Clinton Sparks, Entrepreneur, Investor, DJ, Producer, Songwriter (Lady GagaBeyonceRick RossPitbullLudacrisBig Sean2 Chainz); Danica Bates,Sr. Director of Creative Music Strategy, Paramount; Danny Garcia – CEO, Playlister ClubEllen K, Host Ellen K Radio Show, KOST 103.5 FM Los Angeles & Ellen K Weekend Show (iHeartMedia); Jonathan Lane, Founder & Music Supervisor, Clearly MusicKara DioGuardi, Songwriter, Producer, Entrepreneur (Ashlee SimpsonBritney SpearsCarrie UnderwoodCeline DionPink); Karl Kongkham, Managing Director, Warner Music ThailandKenny Ochoa, Head of Music Curation & Creative Licensing, Snap Inc.Livy Rodriguez-Behar – Music Supervisor, Dreamboat MusicMamie Coleman – Executive Vice President & Head of FOX Entertainment MusicMandar Thakur, COO, Times Music (India); Mark Sutherland, Contributing Writer, Music Business WorldwideMichael Frick, VP, Creative, MNRK Music GroupRic Salmon, CEO, Driift & Director ATC ManagementRich Goldman, President & Founder, Riptide Music GroupRitch Esra, Publisher, The Music RegistryRochelle Holguin Cappello, Sr. Vice President, Creative Music Strategy, Paramount; Ron Fair, A&R Executive, producer, songwriter, composer & former Chairman, Geffen Records/President, A&M Records & CCO/Executive VP, Virgin RecordsSabrina Del Priore, Sr. Vice President, Creative Music Strategy, Paramount; Sam Juneman, Sr. VP, Head of Marketing & Services, ADASat Bisla, President & Founder, A&R Worldwide / MUSEXPO; Sydney Lopes, Head of Hip Hop / R&B, Artist Partnerships, SpotifyTarsame Mittal, Founder, All About Music & TM Talent Management(India); Thaddeus Rudd, Co-President / Mom + Pop Music and Toussaint Hunt, Director of Creative Music Strategy, Paramount. Many more speakers will be unveiled in the coming weeks.

In addition, the key music supervision and licensing group from Paramount TV will feature as part of a special synch session panel at MUSEXPO 2023, with multiple members of its team participating, for an exclusive deep dive into the dozens of film, TV and other synch projects they’re involved with. MUSEXPO delegates will also have an opportunity to present their music for upcoming synch projects that the global TV network is involved with.

MUSEXPO will also include the presentation of the coveted “MUSEXPO International Music Person of the Year” award during a special VIP Awards Gala Luncheon on Tuesday, March 21st. Next year, MUSEXPO has confirmed that it will present this honor to one of the most influential and respected minds in the global A&R community, Pete Ganbarg, President A&R, Atlantic Records & President ATCO Records.

Joel Denver, President & Co-Founder AllAccess Music Group will also be honored by the US and international music community for his fifty years of service and support for the radio and music industry as he’ll receive the inaugural “Lifetime Achievement Award” during a special event with colleagues from the radio and record label community on Monday, March 20th, 2023.

To register to attend the event with the current A&R Worldwide discount, or for organization and group discounts contact Dusty Bisla at

For more information on event sponsorship, showcase opportunities and event partnerships contact Sat Bisla at

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